Los Alamos National Laboratory

Los Alamos National Laboratory

Delivering science and technology to protect our nation and promote world stability

R&D 100 Awards

The Laboratory's discoveries, developments, advancements, and inventions make America—and the world—a better and safer place, bolster national security, and enhance national competitiveness.

The innovation point is the pivotal moment when talent and motivated people seek the opportunity to act on their ideas and dreams. ~W. Arthur Porter

A continuing winning streak since 1978

rd100Widely recognized as the “Oscars of Invention," the R&D 100 Awards identify and celebrate the top technology products of the year.

Past winners have included sophisticated testing equipment, innovative new materials, chemistry breakthroughs, biomedical products, consumer items, and high-energy physics. The R&D 100 Awards spans industry, academia, and government-sponsored research.

These awards demonstrate the continued success of Los Alamos researchers in defining the frontiers of technical innovation in national security science. The R&D 100 Awards showcase the quality of our science and technology in an international forum.

Los Alamos R&D 100 Entries by Year

Total awards won through 2016: 137

*The first year Los Alamos National Laboratory entered the competition was 1978. Click here to see list of all Lab entries by year.

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