Monday, November 26, 2012

Berkeley Lab In the News, Week of Nov. 18, 2012

Berkeley Lab “In the News” is our weekly review of Lab researchers, staff, and students who have appeared in the news media this past week. This is but a sampling of our coverage. Please note that some links may expire after time.

The Nov. 21 San Francisco Chronicle included an obituary for the Lab’s Stuart Freedman. The Daily Cal and Photonics ran similar stories.

A Nov. 20 Washington Post story on the possible use of nanoparticles to create steam quoted Lab Director Paul Alivisatos.

A Nov. 20 SuperComputingOnline story noted the signing of an MOU between Berkeley Lab and Singapore to collaborate on testing advanced building technologies. AzoBuild.com and Utility Products also covered the announcement. Stories quoted the Lab’s Ashok Gadgil and Reshma Singh.

A preview of the Lab’s new FLEXLAB facility was covered by Energy Manager Today and Green Economy news.

The December issue of Portland Monthly includes a story on efforts at Oregon Health & Science University, with the help of Berkeley Lab, to install electron microscopes in the fight against cancer.