About Lincoln Laboratory

MIT Lincoln Laboratory is a federally funded research and development center that applies advanced technology to problems of national security. Research and development activities focus on long-term technology development as well as rapid system prototyping and demonstration. These efforts are aligned within key mission areas. The Laboratory works with industry to transition new concepts and technology for system development and deployment.  
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Community Outreach

High-school juniors: apply now for our STEM summer program, LLRISE. Student applications are due by March 31.

LLRISE is a free, two-week residential program focusing on radars. The program will be held July 13-26 at MIT campus and Lincoln Laboratory.

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Applicants must be U.S. citizens and have completed physics and pre-calculus by the end of this school year to be eligible.

To find our more about the LLRISE program or to apply, see the LLRISE page.

Officer Collier Memorial Fund

A Laboratory member of the MIT Strong Team is raising donations for the Sean Collier Memorial Fund, honoring the life of the fallen MIT Police Officer. Funds go toward a memorial on campus, a police academy scholarship, and establishing the Collier Medal. Please visit Sarah Lewis' personal fundraising site to make a donation.

MIT Lincoln Laboratory Beaver Works Center Builds Collaboration

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2013 MIT Lincoln Laboratory Technical Awards recognize exceptional accomplishments

Jeremy Kepner and Roderick Kunz receive Technical Excellence Awards      

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Lincoln Laboratory Journal


Cover of Lincoln Lab Journal, vol 20, no 1This special issue of the Journal focuses on graphs and networks.

Lab Notes

Articles on intriguing technical innovations

All Versus All Conjunctions
Weaving through a minefield of objects in Earth orbit is getting more difficult.

Nanowire Single-Photon Detector Arrays
Detect a billion photons per second with low noise and high efficiency.

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