About FCI

The Feynman Center for Innovation (FCI) facilitates a broad spectrum of steps along the pathway to technology commercialization, from protecting the Laboratory’s portfolio of patents and copyrights to enabling efficient collaborations, partnerships and agreements. FCI promotes programs to support scientists and engineers to gain skills in entrepreneurship and commercialization. Tools and processes support Laboratory staff and external organizations to identify opportunities that lead to new technologies, products and businesses.


  • Richard P. Feynman Center for Innovation
  • (505) 665-9090
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Transition Los Alamos’ top technologies into the American private sector to:

  • Meet demanding national security needs in a rapidly shifting technology marketplace and enhance U.S. competitiveness globally;
  • Attract greater private sector interest and investment to create innovative products, processes, and services, as well as build new businesses and industries.


As part of the mission of Los Alamos National Laboratory we manage and steward its innovation through:

  • Accelerating connections between research, corporate and entrepreneurial communities regionally and nationally;
  • Building partnerships that deliver our technology to solve our nation’s biggest challenges;
  • Creating a network to extend and enhance the Laboratory’s work and mission.


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