Friday, February 28, 2014

Berkeley Lab In the News, Week of Feb. 23, 2014


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 Feb. 28 GreenCarCongress story highlighted work on a next-generation fuel cell led by the Lab’s Peidong Yang. Phys.org, Knovel.com and other websites also covered the work.

A Feb. 28 GreenBuildingAdvisor.com story on ventilation systems and radon quoted the Lab’s Max Sherman.

A Feb. 27 KTVU-TV Channel 2 story looked at the Rapid Building Energy Modeler developed at the Lab and being displayed at this year’s ARPA-E meeting.

A Feb. 27 e360.Yale story on small energy sources included a look at work on an electricity-generating virus led by the Lab’s Seung-Wuk Lee.

A Feb. 26 Contra Costa Times story covered a recent Science At The Theater presentation featuring Lab researchers Sylvain Costes, Alex Zettl, Gloria Olivier, Steven Lanzisera and Guoying Chen. The CIRM Research blog also covered the event.

A Feb. 26 Student Science story on pollution in China quoted the Lab’s Mark Levine.

On Feb. 24 the Daily Cal included an obituary on the Lab’s Gareth Thomas.

A February issue of The Scientist included a profile of Lab life scientist Abby Dernburg.

A recent China Daily story on 3M joining as a new partner in the US-China Clean Energy Research Center-Building Energy Efficiency effort, led by the Lab, quoted Nan Zhou.