Friday, April 22, 2016

Berkeley Lab In the News, Week of April 17, 2016

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.
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An April 22 Daily Cal story noted the induction of four Lab researchers into the American Academy of Arts and Sciences: Barbara Jacak, Jay Keasling, Eva Nogales and Robert Glaeser. The story was based on a lab news release.

An April 21 Berkeleyside.com story noted the finding of bones on lab property.

An April 21 CleanTechnica story covered a new report on renewable portfolio standards authored by Galen Barbose. EnvironmentalLeader.com also covered the report.

An April 21 Utility Dive story on maximizing performance of PV projects noted a report co-led by Mark Bolinger and Joachim Seel.

An April 20 Daily Cal story highlighted new insights into liquid-crystal displays and quoted Roger Falcone and study author Chenhui Zhu. SciCasts.com also covered the findings based on a Lab news release.

An April 19 Tanzania Daily News story on cassava research noted that work also came from the Joint Genome Institute. BioFuels Digest also covered the findings based on a JGI news release.

An April 19 Plant Science Today story profiled plant scientist Jenny Mortimer.