Friday, January 27, 2017

Berkeley Lab In the News, Week of Jan. 22, 2017

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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A Jan. 26 UPI News story featured work on vanadium dioxide, work led by Junqiao Wu and which first appeared in a Lab news release. The International Business Times and others also covered the work.

A Jan. 26 Davis Enterprise story on the dangers of e-cigarettes quoted Hugo Destaillats and cited work he led in the area.

A Jan. 26 Arizona Republic story on the impacts of distributed solar cited a new report by Galen Barbose. Energy Manager Today also covered his findings.

A Jan. 26 GreenTech Media story looked at results of a study on solar and wind prices, work led by Mark Bolinger and Joachim Seel.

A Jan. 23 CleanTechnica story, based on a Lab news release, noted a $5 million donation from the Simons family to support Lab research and to fund the Lab’s first endowed chair.

A Jan. 23 Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology News story on big data helping to understand the structures of protein noted that the work was made possible by the Joint Genome Institute.