Monday, February 9, 2015

Berkeley Lab In the News, Week of Feb. 1, 2015


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 most recent issue of Innovation magazine includes a profile of the Lab’s Elsie Quaite-Randall.

A Feb. 9 Bloomberg story looked at funding challenges faced by a runner’s project and quoted Paul Williams. The San Francisco Chronicle ran a similar story.
A Feb. 8 Washington Post story on home devices that use energy quoted Alan Meier.

A Feb. 6 Gizmag story looked at work by Eli Yablonovitch showing the potential to replace lasers with LEDs. KurzweilAI and several others also featured the work.

A Feb. 5 IEEE Spectrum story highlighted work by Feng Wang on “valleytronics.”

A Feb. 5 San Francisco Business Journal story looked at the status of a planned campus in Richmond.

A Feb. 5 Washington Post story on research into the Gulf oil spill quoted Terry Hazen.

A Feb. 4 Newsweek opinion piece co-written by Jeff Greenblatt and Dev Millstein looked at the health benefits of addressing climate change.