LASER prepares talents for software engineering leadership and professional careers and for advanced studies.


LASER’s mission is to leverage our passion, knowledge, expertise, and innovation to advance the frontiers of software engineering and build a brighter future through applied research.


  • Integrity – We’re accountable for our actions and for the culture of LASER. We are honest and transparent in our conduct, communication, and applied research activities.
  • Collaboration – We are committed to the collective success of LASER and its user community. We celebrate our individual strengths and talents while acknowledging that we achieve more by working together and with others.
  • Respect – We make everyone feel welcome and respected and encourage all to contribute. We embrace individual differences and welcome the richness and value that they bring to LASER.
  • Creativity – We explore radically new ideas with courage and confidence. We bring an optimistic and entrepreneurial spirit to our work.