Friday, April 27, 2012
Monday, April 23, 2012
An April 21 MSNBC story featured research from the IceCube project and quoted the Lab’s Spencer Klein. Astronomy and Supercomputing Online also covered the effort.http://www.sciencenews.org/
An April 21story in The Economist cited a materials database project led by the Lab’s Kristin Persson.
An April 20 Milwaukee Journal Sentinel story highlighted research led by the Lab’s Jungwon Park using graphene to help visualize nanocrystal growth. Peter Ercius was also quoted and similar stories ran in AZ.com, Science Codex and Nanotechnology Today.
An April 20 Chemistry World story covered a nanocrystal probe developed by the Lab’s Brett Helms.
An April 19 San Francisco Business Times story profiled the Lab’s Omar Yaghi.
An April 19 KABC-TV Channel 7 story on the use of dispersants in the Gulf oil crisis included an interview with the Lab’s Gary Andersen.
An April 18 Medical News Today story featured new findings in breast cancer by the Lab’s Mina Bissell
An April 18 Smart Grid Today story covered the announcement of a U.S.-India clean energy center to be led by Berkeley Lab. The story quoted Girish Ghatikar.
An April 18 East Bay Express story looked at the Lab’s community efforts, including the Science at the Theater events, and quoted Dan Krotz.
An April 17 Fox and Hounds column looked at the Lab’s potential impact as it considers a second campus in Richmond.
The sailing accident that claimed the life of the Lab’s Elmer Morrissey was covered by numerous news outlets including KABC-TV Channel 7, which interviewed Mary Ann Piette; the San Francisco Chronicle, which quoted Spencer Dutton; as well as Ireland’s Independent, KRON-TV Channel 4 and the Marin Independent Journal, among many others.
Friday, April 13, 2012
The latest issue of Science magazine includes a look at Nobel week in Stockholm with the Lab’s Saul Perlmutter. Several other Lab researchers are also mentioned or named in photographs.
An April Huffington Post opinion piece co-written by the Lab’s David Bailey looked at the impact of computers on games.
An April 10 editorial in The Mint highlighted a recent study led by the Lab’s Amol Phadke showing greater potential for wind energy in India.
An April 9 KQED QUEST story profiled the Lab’s Mina Bissell and her cancer research.
An April 8 Science 2.0 story focused on the recent spate of news surrounding the Lab and synthetic biology.
An April 6 KQED-FM QUEST story on a debate over the value of fire retardants in furniture quoted the Lab’s Don Lucas.
Friday, April 6, 2012
An April 5 Scientific American story featured new ways graphene can be used with an electron microscope and quoted the Lab’s Jungwon Park.
An April 5 Biodiesel magazine highlighted new efforts to increase the production of biofuels and quoted the Lab’s Fuzhong Zhang.
The April 4 PBS News Hour included an interview with the Lab’s Ashok Gadgil on a “solar suitcase” project. Gadgil’s interview begins at 5:40 on the video.
An April 4 Toronto Globe and Mail story on the usefulness of smart windows quoted the Lab’s Delia Milliron.
An April 4 San Francisco Bay Guardian story on synthetic biology quoted the Lab’s Jay Keasling. Similar stories ran in Chemical & Engineering News and Richmond Confidential.
An April 4 Black Hills Pioneer story covered a visit by Lab officials to the Sanford Underground Research Facility in South Dakota. Kevin Lesko, Natalie Roe, James Symons and Tony Spadafora were mentioned. Several TV stations covered the visit as well.
An April 3 Scientific Computing story noted the creation of a new Big Data institute to be led by the Lab’s Arie Shoshani.
An April 2 MSNBC story on the importance of continued funding for dark energy research quoted the Lab’s Saul Perlmutter.
An April 2 TG Daily story on the most accurate measurements from the BOSS project quoted the Lab’s David Schlegel and Beth Reid. The Korea Times ran a similar story. http://www.tgdaily.com/space-features/62463-survey-reveals-how-dark-energy-shaped-universe
An April 1 Economic Times story on artificial photosynthesis noted the work being done at the Joint Center for Artificial Photosynthesis and quoted the Lab’s Peidong Yang.