Core Values

What we do — and how we do it — is determined by our core values. Our core values are how we operate and what we value most. They are the qualities that define our culture as an organization. Those core values are:

 

Excellence

We are recognized for world-class research, nurturing excellence in science, education and people.

People

Our people are the core of our success.

Inspiration

We inspire future generations by exciting them about science.

Innovation

We link fundamental science of matter with applications to create technological innovation.

Collaboration

We are singularly focused on applying a multidisciplinary approach to the discovery, design and invention of new materials. We foster collaboration globally

Agility

We adapt with agility to new opportunities and the changing needs of society.

Safety

We demonstrate that safety and world-class research go hand in hand.