Sandia National Laboratories: Exceptional Service in the National Interest

Sandia, Intel seek novel memory tech to support stockpile mission
Read More
Successful sounding rocket campaign advances hypersonic weapon tech for Navy, Army
New vehicle imitates boost-glide trajectory for over a minute
Read More
Burping bacteria: Identifying Arctic microbes that produce methane
Scientists study soil and gas samples to improve climate models
Read More
Ink flows to meet surging demand for national security research
Sandia expands circle of academic partners with 6 agreements
Read More
Scientists chip away at a metallic mystery, one atom at a time
It’s no secret that radiation weakens metal. Uncovering how is complicated work.
Read More

Exceptional service in the national interest

Our unique responsibilities in the nuclear weapons program create a foundation from which we leverage capabilities, enabling us to solve complex national security problems.


Committed to science with the mission in mind, Sandia creates innovative, science-based, systems-engineering solutions to our nation’s most challenging national security problems.

(Link opens in a new tab)Explore Research

Futuristic R&D to create a better tomorrow; tackle the grand scientific and engineering challenges of the 21st century.

(Link opens in a new tab)Explore Careers
Image of 70logo

National Security Is Our Business

For 70 years, Sandia has delivered essential science and technology to resolve the nation’s most challenging security issues.

Wave Energy

Lab News

News and stories from around Sandia Labs

Sandia’s bi-weekly news source, Lab News, is your way to stay up-to-date with the latest stories about the research, innovations and people of the Labs.


Explore our new self-guided virtual tours, packed with vibrant photography, captivating video, and informative content that highlight the fascinating work we do at Sandia.

Newest Tours

National Priorities

We strive to become the laboratory that the U.S. turns to first for technology solutions to the most challenging problems that threaten peace and freedom for our nation and the globe.

Join the Conversation

Sandia operates official accounts on several social media networks as a means to engage in conversations about our work, update followers about the latest Labs news, share employment opportunities, and support the open government principles of transparency, participation and collaboration.