Friday, March 29, 2013

Berkeley Lab In the News, March 22-29, 2013

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.

A March 28 CNN story on computer modeling of clouds included work led by the Lab’s David Romps. His work was also the subject of stories in The, R&D magazine and several others.

A March 26 Black Hills Pioneer story on the limited budget impact on the Lab-led Sanford Underground Research Facility quoted the Lab’s Kevin Lesko.

A March 26 IEEE Spectrum story on lithium-ion batteries quoted the Lab’s Elton Cairns.

A March 25 story on the challenges in accessing growing amounts of data quoted the Lab’s David Skinner.

The latest issue of The Solutions Journal includes an article about the efforts led by the Lab’s Ashok Gadgil to create the Darfur Stove.

A March 23 Pakistan News Service story highlighted research on third-hand smoke led by the Lab’s Lara Gundel.

A March 22 KGO-TV Channel 7 story noted the Lab’s computing role in the recent discoveries by the Planck telescope. Philadelphia News and HPC Wire also covered the connection and quoted the Lab’s Julian Borrill.