Science is increasingly collaborative; tackling problems at a large scale requires cross-institutional, cross-disciplinary teams. The NMC was formed to anticipate what it takes for LANL, universities and industry to work together.
Facts About the NMC:
Number of employees: 80
Annual budget: $11,750,000 (in FY 2021)
New Mexico universities: University of New Mexico, New Mexico State University, New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology
Other universities: University of Delaware, Drexel University, John Hopkins University, Cornell University, Harvard, Johns Hopkins University, University of Alabama, Princeton, CO State University, Rutgers University, University of Notre Dame, University of Washington
National Laboratories: Los Alamos National Laboratory, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Ionosphere, Thermosphere, Mesosphere Physics Laboratory, NASA Goddard Institute for Space Studies
Research Institutes: Southwest Research Institute, Space Science Institute
Our goal is to develop, implement and continually improve models for pursuing and conducting collaborative research across our partner institutions. Our passion for what we do, coupled with the desire to uplift other institutions, companies, and agencies is an equation for success.