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 25, 2016
Dean Clark on the decision to keep the College of Chemistry intact as a single independent unit.
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 24, 2016
Chemistry professor Thomas Maimone has won a NSF Career award and has been named one of 24 Cottrell Scholars for 2016.
February 23, 2016
February 16, 2016
February 11, 2016
Berkeley Lab, UC Berkeley scientists adapt next-gen solar cell materials for a different purpose.
February 9, 2016
Chemistry professor Felix Fischer has been awarded the 2016 Carl Duisberg Memorial Prize by the Gesellschaft Deutscher Chemiker (GDCh, German Chemical Society).
Ming Hammond and co-authors publish paper on bacterial sensing in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.
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.