Friday, July 11, 2014

Berkeley Lab In the News, Week of July 7, 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.

The opening of the Lab’s FLEXLAB received significant coverage including in the San Francisco Chronicle, San Jose Mercury News, KGO-TV, KCBS radio, the San Francisco Business Times and many others. Outlets attending the press event yesterday included the Associated Press, KGO-TV Channel 7 ABC, KNTV-TV Channel 11 NBC, KGO-AM, KCBS-AM, KQED-FM, World Journal, San Francisco Business Times, Daily Cal, and EE News. Many stories quoted the Lab’s Cindy Regnier, Steve Selkowitz and Lab Director Paul Alivisatos.

R&D Magazine has named this year’s R&D100 winners, which include three from the Lab.

A July 10 Smart Grid News story on nanogrids quoted the Lab’s Bruce Nordman.

A July 10 RedOrbit story featured new insights into photosynthesis led by the Lab’s Vittal  Yachandra.