LDRD Newsletters

FY20 Important Dates

  • FY21 call for proposals
    March 17, 2020
  • Proposals due
    May 1, 2020
  • Internal panel presentations
    June 10-11, 2020

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Despina Milathianaki
LDRD Program Manager



Elise Poirier
Strategic Planning Coordinator


The quarterly LDRD newsletter is published to increase lab-wide familiarity with the LDRD program, show our successes from LDRD projects, and motivate our scientists to come up with even more great ideas. If you have any questions, feedback, or suggestions for exciting stories from out LDRD-funded work, please do not hesitate to reach out: ldrd@slac.stanford.edu. Check back here for new and previous LDRD newsletters


Latest issue: Q2 FY20, "Q2 Roundup" SLAC login required              


This issue recaps the LDRD program's busy winter season with insight from Lead Investigator Meng Liang on her FY20 new LDRD project, a recap of the LDRD Open House event in February, and a high-level overview of the FY21 call for proposals announced on March 17.


LDRD Open House 2020     Open House 2020 top view