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Lincoln Laboratory

MIT's Lincoln Laboratory, located in Lexington, Massachusetts, is a federally funded research and development center focused on applying advanced technology to problems of national security. Lincoln Laboratory's core competencies are in sensors, information extraction (signal processing and embedded computing), communications, integrated sensing, and decision support. The laboratory is engaged in innovative research and the development and field-testing of prototype systems. The transition of technologies to industry is strongly emphasized. Approximately 3,250 MIT employees work at Lincoln Laboratory.

Lincoln Laboratory
Research Expenditures
(figures in millions)
Fiscal Year 2013
Total: $884.1 million

Lincoln Lab research funding expenditures pie chart