Monday, November 23, 2009

People In The News

The University of California's Board of Regents this week named Paul Alivisatos as director of the Department of Energy's Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, which is managed by the university. He had been serving as interim director since January 2009. Alivisatos is a leader of Berkeley Lab's Helios solar research initiative. He also is a scientific founder of Quantum Dot Corp. and Nanosys, and a board member of Solexant. More>