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 May 22 San Francisco Chronicle story on the opening of a new Genentech facility noted Berkeley Lab’s role in its energy efficiency. A similar story in the San Francisco Business Journal quoted Mary Ann Piette.
A May 22 India West story reported that Anubhav Jain won a DOE Early Career Award.
A May 20 Astronomy story highlighted the observation of a supernova based on work by, and quoting, Daniel Kasen. Similar stories ran in TechTimes, Yahoo News, and Space.com, among others. These stories came as a result of a news story written by the Lab’s Computing Science’s communications office.
A May 18 KQED story and video on women in science quoted Aindrila Mukhopadhyay.
A May 18 Radio Free Asia on statistical challenges in estimating China’s GDP quoted David Fridley.
A May story on the California Energy Commission website looked at the Joint Center for Artificial Photosynthesis.
A May episode of Science Today looked at work by Sam Saxena showing that batteries of electric vehicles may last longer than previously thought. The story resulted from a news story recently written by the Lab’s Public Affairs department.
A May R&D.com feature, from a Lab news release, looked at work by Junqiao Wu showing how defects can help make a material stronger. Reddit, NanoWerk and Ukrainian News were just some of the other outlets covering his work.