Jay Keasling, a SULI mentor and senior faculty scientist at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab), professor at UC Berkeley, and CEO of the Joint BioEnergy Institute (JBEI), has been named a Distinguished Scientist Fellow by the U.S. Department of Energy’s Office of Science.
Archives for September 2021
SULI mentors research indoor air quality
New experiments by indoor air researchers at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab) show that certain circumstances will result in poor mixing of room air. This article features research scientists and SULI mentors Woody Delp and Brett Singer.
SULI mentor added to presidential council
Astrophysicist and SULI mentor Saul Perlmutter has been appointed to the President’s Council of Advisors on Science and Technology (PCAST), the White House announced today.
SULI mentor gives talk
Mike Whittaker is a research scientist in the Energy Geoscience Division (EGD). On Wednesday at 2:00 PM, he’ll give a virtual talk on the current state of the lithium landscape, and how LBL is poised to power the resource-to-recharge revolution.
Celebrate National Postdocs Week!
Join the Berkeley Lab Postdoc Association for activities celebrating the work of Berkeley Lab’s postdocs. Check out their website to learn more.
Berkeley Lab SLAM
Join Berkley Lab friends and family on Thursday, September 23 @ 3pm for the 2021 Berkeley Lab SLAM. 12 finalists – find out who will win! The event will be streamed live at streaming.lbl.gov.
SOARing to new heights
A recap of the 2021 SOAR Internship Completion Celebration SOAR intern Jacklyn Gee explains the results of her research with mentor Dr. Corie Ralston. Fellow intern Joshua Brodit listens. On August 18, 2021, the achievements of 2021’s SOAR for Youth interns were celebrated over ZOOM. Based in California, SOAR for Youth is a non-profit organization […]
K-12 programs highlighted
Berkeley Lab’s K-12 office was recently profiled. Learn more about their summer programs.
GEM alum profiled
GEM alum Ileana Callejas was recently profiled for her research on water quality in Belize. Callejas is currently pursuing her Ph.D. in environmental engineering at the UCLA Samueli School of Engineering.
New article featuring SULI mentor
SULI mentor and staff scientist Anthony Gonsalves’ work on the Berkeley Lab Laser Accelerator (BELLA) Center has been published in the journal High Power Laser Science and Engineering.
SULI mentor talks about research
In this Basics2Breakthrough video, Berkeley Lab Research Scientist Jason Cooper talks about the process of artificial photosynthesis and how its used to convert sunlight into liquid chemical fuels.