Fuels created by artificial photosynthesis are getting much closer to reality.
April 26, 2016
April 25, 2016
A highly interpenetrated carboxylic acid functionalized porous aromatic framework (PAF) has been demonstrated to undergo selective uptake of neodymium ions over iron and strontium ions, a promising development toward Ln/An group separation in the treatment of fission products.
April 20, 2016
Jay Keasling among nine Berkeley faculty members elected to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences
March 28, 2016
Berkeley Lab scientists discover another design principle for building nanostructures
March 23, 2016
Jennifer Doudna shares 2016 Canada Gairdner International Awards with four others for discovering and re-engineering the CRISPR-Cas9 system.
10 Berkeley grad students will face off against each other on March 28 for a chance to compete in the UC-wide Grad Slam.
March 16, 2016
Alex Pines Lab-developed tool could help scientists improve catalysts, liquid-crystal displays, and more.
March 10, 2016
March 7, 2016
A new study led by researchers at UC Berkeley and Clinica de Salud del Valle de Salinas demonstrates how even a short break from certain kinds of makeup, shampoos and lotions can lead to a significant drop in levels of hormone-disrupting chemicals in the body.
February 29, 2016
When Vice President Joe Biden dropped by UC San Francisco on Saturday for a wide-ranging discussion of the current state of cancer research, UC Berkeley’s Jennifer Doudna was on hand to emphasize the need to fund basic research as well as clinical research.
February 16, 2016
February 11, 2016
Berkeley Lab, UC Berkeley scientists adapt next-gen solar cell materials for a different purpose.
February 9, 2016
A new $25 million grant from the National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA) puts UC Berkeley at the head of a multi-institution consortium.Read the article.
January 27, 2016
One hundred sixty-five UC faculty were among the most influential scientists in their fields in 2015.
January 21, 2016
The University of California Board of Regents has approved Michael Witherell as director of Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory.
Paul Alivisatos has been tapped to lead the research enterprise at UC Berkeley.
Omar Yaghi, Yuzhong Liu and Yingbo Zhao led the discovery of how to weave materials at the atomic and molecular level to produce complex organic extended structures.
January 19, 2016
January 18, 2016
January 12, 2016
Researchers have demonstrated quantum effects most clearly in enzyme catalysis and photosynthesis.