Economy & Industry

MagLab researchers and staff develop partnerships and collaborations with private sector industries, federal agencies, institutions and international organizations. These partnerships advance magnet-related technologies and help bring new technologies closer to the marketplace.

Thanks to your tax dollars ...

... The National MagLab generates more than $180 million nationwide in economic output a year.

Illustration of Economic Impact by Caroline McNiel


High magnetic field research is having big impacts outside of the lab.


Return on Investment

For every $1 invested by the state of Florida into the MagLab, the lab generates $6.57 in economic activity.

Return on investment

Instrumental Partnerships

The MagLab's collaboration with Danfoss Turbocor has had a far-reaching impact on the company, the lab and the surrounding community.

Ricardo Schneider

Find out more about the MagLab's economic impact in the state of Florida

Featured Industry Collaborations:

  • Advanced Conductor Technologies
  • ATI Metals
  • Bridge 12 Technologies
  • Bruker BioSpin
  • Bruker OST 
  • Danfoss Turbocor Inc
  • Energy to Power Solutions
  • Hyper Tech Research Inc
  • Mevion Medical Systems
  • nGiMat
  • Revolution NMR, LLC
  • Phoenix NMR
  • SuperPower
  • Nikon
  • Olympus
  • SupraMagnetics
  • Urban Mining Company
  • Waters Corporation
  • Zeiss Micro Imaging

Featured Collaborations with National/International Labs:

  • Advanced Photon Source - Argonne National Lab
  • CERN
  • Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
  • EUCARD2 (European Collaboration for Accelerator R&D)
  • Facility for Rare Isotope Beams (FRIB)
  • Fermilab
  • Helmholtz Zentrum Berlin
  • International Thermonuclear Experimental Reactor (ITER International Organization)
  • Jefferson Lab
  • Key Laboratory of Electromagnetic Processing of Materials
  • Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory
  • Lawrence Livermore Laboratory
  • Oak Ridge National Laboratory
  • Thomas Jefferson National Accelerator Facility
  • Woods Hole Oceanographic Institute
  • US Magnet Development Program

Featured Community/Educational Group Collaborations:

  • APS Committee on the Status of Women in Physics & Forum on Outreach and Engaging the Public
  • Big Bend/Leon Association of Science Teachers
  • Center for Advancement of Informal Science Education (CAISE)
  • Community Classroom Consortium
  • Florida Afterschool Network
  • Florida Association of Science Teachers
  • Future Physicists of Florida
  • Inclusive Graduate Education Network (IGEN)
  • Leon County Schools
  • Los Angeles County Museum of Natural History
  • National Girls Collaborative Project
  • National Postdoctoral Association
  • STEP Up
  • Tallahassee Senior Center
Last modified on 1 December 2021