Particle accelerator research and development at Sandia National Laboratories

Scientific progress has changed the nature of the laboratory and the management principles needed to sustain progress in these environments. This article describes the technology and management processes used to conduct a national security research project--sponsored by United States Department of Energy--at Sandia National Laboratories (SNL), one developed to understand the peace-keeping and the peaceful uses of energy, one that used pulsed power to accomplish its objectives.
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