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PhysOrg
Scientists find twisting 3-D raceway for electrons in nanoscale crystal sliceslong. The triangular sample has a base measuring about 2.7 microns. The design
Scientists find twisting 3-D raceway for electrons in nanoscale crystal slices
PhysOrg / Posted 2 days ago
long. The triangular sample has a base measuring about 2.7 microns. The design of the triangular samples, fabricated at Berkeley Lab’s Molecular Foundry, proved useful in mapping out the strange electron orbits exhibited by this material when... Read more
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PhysOrg
A conscious coupling of magnetic and electric materialselectronics. The work, co-led by researchers at the Department of Energy's Law
A conscious coupling of magnetic and electric materials
PhysOrg / Posted 4 days ago
electronics. The work, co-led by researchers at the Department of Energy's Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab) and Cornell University, is described in a study to be published Sept. 22 in the journal Nature. The... Read more
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PhysOrg
Newly discovered algal enzyme could help improve efficiency of photosynthesis and boost crop productivityenergy dissipation and energy utilization. But what if there were a way to twe
Newly discovered algal enzyme could help improve efficiency of photosynthesis and boost crop productivity
PhysOrg / Posted 5 days ago
energy dissipation and energy utilization. But what if there were a way to tweak that cycle without harming the plant? Berkeley Lab plant biologists are asking that question in an effort to tap into that extra light energy to improve plant... Read more
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PhysOrg
Nanoscale tetrapods could provide early warning of a material's failureto detecting nanoscale crack formation. The color bar indicates the percent cha
Nanoscale tetrapods could provide early warning of a material's failure
PhysOrg / Posted 5 days ago
to detecting nanoscale crack formation. The color bar indicates the percent change of the tetrapods’ volume. Credit: Berkeley Lab Light-emitting, four-armed nanocrystals could someday form the basis of an early warning system in structural... Read more
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PhysOrg
Nine innovative approaches that utilities are using to plan for increased rooftop solarrooftop solar into their planning practices. A new report by researchers from
Nine innovative approaches that utilities are using to plan for increased rooftop solar
PhysOrg / Posted 5 days ago
rooftop solar into their planning practices. A new report by researchers from Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab) and the National Renewable Energy Laboratory surveys utility planning practices from roughly 30 studies across... Read more
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CNET
Biografía de Soledad Antelada Toledano, ingeniera en ciberseguridad del Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratoryrespuesta. Esta ingeniera en ciberseguridad trabaja desde 2011 en el Lawrence B
Biografía de Soledad Antelada Toledano, ingeniera en ciberseguridad del Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
CNET / Posted 5 days ago
respuesta. Esta ingeniera en ciberseguridad trabaja desde 2011 en el Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, conocido como Berkeley Lab, un enorme laboratorio nacional operado por la Universidad de California en Berkeley que conduce investigación... Read more
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CNET
Los latinos más influyentes de la industria de la tecnología de 2016que representan van desde gigantes como Tesla, Apple, Intel, Microsoft y Google
Los latinos más influyentes de la industria de la tecnología de 2016
CNET / Posted 5 days ago
que representan van desde gigantes como Tesla, Apple, Intel, Microsoft y Google, hasta instituciones como la NASA, el Berkeley Lab y startups de su propia creación (Matternet y Platzi). Hay un diseñador mexicano de coches -- Javier Verdura --;... Read more
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CNET
Los 20 latinos más influyentes en la industria de la tecnología 2016 [fotos][fotos] [Latinos en tech 2016] Trabajan en empresas como Apple, Microsoft y Sa
Los 20 latinos más influyentes en la industria de la tecnología 2016 [fotos]
CNET / Posted 5 days ago
[fotos] [Latinos en tech 2016] Trabajan en empresas como Apple, Microsoft y Samsung y en instituciones como la NASA y el Berkeley Lab. Estos son los latinos y latinas más destacados e influyentes en la industria de la tecnología este año. Eddy... Read more
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CNET
Los latinos más influyentes de la industria de la tecnología de 2016 de CNET en Españolat Tesla; two NASA engineers (both women); a drone manufacturer with a noble pu
Los latinos más influyentes de la industria de la tecnología de 2016 de CNET en Español
CNET / Posted 5 days ago
at Tesla; two NASA engineers (both women); a drone manufacturer with a noble purpose; a cybersecurity guardian at the Berkeley Lab; an adviser to the US Department of State and a Microsoft programmer from Argentina who likes to serenade his... Read more
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PhysOrg
Experts anticipate significant continued reductions in wind energy costsFigure 1. Summary of expert survey findings. Credit: Berkeley Lab Technology ad
Experts anticipate significant continued reductions in wind energy costs
PhysOrg / Posted 12 days ago
Figure 1. Summary of expert survey findings. Credit: Berkeley Lab Technology advancements are expected to continue to drive down the cost of wind energy, according to a survey of the world's foremost wind power experts led by Lawrence Berkeley... Read more
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PhysOrg
Researchers build world's largest database of crystal surfaces and shapesUniversity of California San Diego, in collaboration with the Materials Project
Researchers build world's largest database of crystal surfaces and shapes
PhysOrg / Posted 12 days ago
University of California San Diego, in collaboration with the Materials Project at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab), have created the world's largest database of elemental crystal surfaces and shapes to date. Dubbed Crystalium,... Read more
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The Register
US Dept. of Energy flings cash at exascale simulatorssimulation applications “with a focus on portability, usability and scalability
US Dept. of Energy flings cash at exascale simulators
The Register / Posted 18 days ago
simulation applications “with a focus on portability, usability and scalability,” the DoE's announcement (PDF here) says. Berkeley Lab leads two projects: in one, it will work on applying the Chombo-Crunch software to exascale environments for... Read more
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The Daily Californian
Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory researchers lead cancer studyof specific centromere proteins in 14 genes, according to lead study author Wei
Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory researchers lead cancer study
The Daily Californian / Posted 24 days ago
of specific centromere proteins in 14 genes, according to lead study author Weiguo Zhang, a project scientist at the Berkeley lab. The study found that gene over-expression is typically linked to a worse prognosis, but is also associated with... Read more
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14 genes that may affect cancer treatmentwith them. For some people, it may be causing more trouble than if the growth w
14 genes that may affect cancer treatment
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 24 days ago
with them. For some people, it may be causing more trouble than if the growth was left untreated," Karpen said in a Berkeley Lab release. However, there has not been a reliable way to determine which early stage cancer patients will respond... Read more
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PhysOrg
Researchers peel back another layer of chemistry with 'tender' X-raysthe heart of solid/liquid chemical interactions such as those occurring around
Researchers peel back another layer of chemistry with 'tender' X-rays
PhysOrg / Posted 25 days ago
the heart of solid/liquid chemical interactions such as those occurring around a battery's electrode. An experiment at Berkeley Lab used X-rays to study the properties of the double layer that formed as positively or negatively charged... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Research findings could lead to new biomarker for early stages of tumor developmentor not to treat? That is the question researchers at the Department of Energy's
Research findings could lead to new biomarker for early stages of tumor development
News-Medical-Net / Posted 25 days ago
or not to treat? That is the question researchers at the Department of Energy's Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab) hope to answer with a new advance that could help doctors and their cancer patients decide if a particular... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
August 29, 2016volatile organic compounds are toxic. I sent for a bucket, which traps toxic ga
August 29, 2016
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 27 days ago
volatile organic compounds are toxic. I sent for a bucket, which traps toxic gases in a special bag, which I sent to Berkeley Lab to be tested. The captured result was benzene. Yes, we need gas and oil but it must be done right and more... Read more
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The Mercury News
California climate change laws: More electric cars, solar power expected under tough new rulesmetric tons of greenhouse gas emissions by 2030 -- or about a third of the way
California climate change laws: More electric cars, solar power expected under tough new rules
The Mercury News / Posted 27 days ago
metric tons of greenhouse gas emissions by 2030 -- or about a third of the way to the 2030 goal, according to Lawrence Berkeley lab estimates. "We are going to need some additional policies to get us all the way there," said Jeffery... Read more
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The Mercury News
More electric cars, more solar power expected as California struggles to reach tough new climate standardsmetric tons of greenhouse gas emissions by 2030 -- or about a third of the way
More electric cars, more solar power expected as California struggles to reach tough new climate standards
The Mercury News / Posted 27 days ago
metric tons of greenhouse gas emissions by 2030 -- or about a third of the way to the 2030 goal, according to Lawrence Berkeley lab estimates. "We are going to need some additional policies to get us all the way there," said Jeffery... Read more
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The Mercury News
Richmond stunned by Cal's cancellation of Global Campus projectglobal campus, a place where researchers from around the world could collaborat
Richmond stunned by Cal's cancellation of Global Campus project
The Mercury News / Posted 27 days ago
global campus, a place where researchers from around the world could collaborate on cutting-edge research. On Friday, the Berkeley Lab issued a statement, saying it would continue to "dedicate targeted workforce development, education and small... Read more
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The Mercury News
More electric cars, more solar power expected as state struggles to reach tough new climate standardsmetric tons of greenhouse gas emissions by 2030 -- or about a third of the way
More electric cars, more solar power expected as state struggles to reach tough new climate standards
The Mercury News / Posted 28 days ago
metric tons of greenhouse gas emissions by 2030 -- or about a third of the way to the 2030 goal, according to Lawrence Berkeley lab estimates. "We are going to need some additional policies to get us all the way there," said Jeffery... Read more
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The Mercury News
More electric cars, more solar power expected as state struggles to reach tough new climate standardsmetric tons of greenhouse gas emissions by 2030 -- or about a third of the way
More electric cars, more solar power expected as state struggles to reach tough new climate standards
The Mercury News / Posted 29 days ago
metric tons of greenhouse gas emissions by 2030 -- or about a third of the way to the 2030 goal, according to Lawrence Berkeley lab estimates. "We are going to need some additional policies to get us all the way there," said Jeffery... Read more
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U.S. Department of Energy
The Science of SmallTHIS IS WHAT SMALL LOOKS LIKE. Berkeley Lab researchers are using the science
The Science of Small
U.S. Department of Energy / Posted a month ago
THIS IS WHAT SMALL LOOKS LIKE. Berkeley Lab researchers are using the science of the very small to help solve big challenges. That’s because, at the nanoscale -- the scale of molecules and proteins -- new and exciting properties emerge that can... Read more

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