CREATORBrookhaven National Laboratory
TITLEBrookhaven National Laboratory History
DATE PUBLISHED23 October 2008
DATE ACCESSED26 August 2015

This part of Brookhaven National Laboratory’s website is devoted to its history, with an emphasis on its scientific achievements in nuclear technology, high energy physics, and medicine. Brookhaven is known as the home of the world’s first big accelerator, and the development of the Cosmotron is discussed at length. The website presents information about the laboratory’s accelerators, detectors, reactors, and medical research. Included is a tour of Nobel Prizes associated with Brookhaven. Links to websites about environmental issues are provided, as well as to news archives, an image library, and other Department of Energy laboratories and organizations.

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