Learn more about Berkeley Lab’s research efforts, hear from the scientists who conduct this important work, and peek inside the facilities they use to help expand their understanding of the world, by taking a live, interactive tour.
Get an overview of the Lab’s research & facilities. Tours are held twice a month on Tuesdays at 3 p.m. and Fridays at 11 a.m. (except where noted). Next tour date is July 23.
Deep Dive Tours
The Foundry provides tools to help develop & understand the synthesis, characterization and theory of nanoscale materials. Next tour: July 14.
The Berkeley Lab Laser Accelerator (BELLA) Center focuses on the development and application of laser-plasma accelerators. Next tour: June 24.
The Joint Genome Institute uses sequencing, DNA design & synthesis, metabolics, and analysis to help develop clean energy. Next tour: June 30.
NERSC & ESnet provide high-performance computing, including networking, modeling, data analysis & software. Next tour: July 16.
The Advanced Light Source (ALS) is a specialized particle accelerator that generates bright beams of x-ray light for scientific research. Next tour: July 12.