Last Build Date: Wed, 22 Mar 2017 23:31:54 +0000
Fri, 17 Mar 2017 21:44:55 +0000(image) The Jacobs Institute for Design Innovation will be taken over by nearly 100 makers for a three-day technology-building marathon
Wed, 15 Mar 2017 15:58:14 +0000(image) UC Berkeley’s Energy Biosciences Institute and Shell have entered into a five-year research agreement to spend up to $25 million over five years on fundamental research in the areas of global energy transition and new energy technology.
Thu, 09 Mar 2017 16:44:03 +0000(image) Berkeley joins six other California universities to treat and repair craniofacial disease and damage. The consortium has been awarded $12 million by the NIH, part of a larger $24 million effort to develop strategies for treating craniofacial defects, which affect millions of Americans.
Wed, 08 Mar 2017 19:00:43 +0000(image) New technology developed at UC Berkeley could one day let patients give themselves vaccinations by holding a pill-sized capsule called a MucoJet inside their mouth and jet-releasing a stream of vaccine, removing the need for injections
Tue, 07 Mar 2017 21:30:20 +0000(image) The Enel Innovation Hub joins the CITRIS and the Banatao Institute at UC Berkeley to foster collaboration with promising Berkeley-affiliated startups. The hub will scout startups to join the hub and develop business projects with the fledgling companies in the United States and internationally.
Wed, 01 Mar 2017 22:53:45 +0000(image) The College of Engineering this week announced the deaths of Karl Hedrick, a professor of mechanical engineering, and James Hunt, a professor of civil engineering.
Tue, 28 Feb 2017 19:11:20 +0000(image) A Cory Hall lab has been converted into a high-tech mini-fitness center where researchers track metabolic changes second by second in a substance any good workout produces: sweat.
Thu, 16 Feb 2017 00:00:00 +0000(image) With more than 100 3D printers on campus, at least 600 pounds of plastic trash is generated each year. Undergraduates Nicole Panditi and Scott Silva have a solution
Wed, 15 Feb 2017 18:24:39 +0000(image) The ruling says that the inventions claimed in the pending U.S. patent application filed by the Doudna/Charpentier research group and those filed by the Broad Institute are separately patentable, moving the Doudna/Charpentier group’s application closer to issuance as a U.S. patent.
Mon, 13 Feb 2017 19:05:17 +0000(image) Materials scientist and Bakar Fellow Jie Yao has developed a technique to readily change the structure of thin sheets of “metamaterials” so that they can focus light in an entirely new and commercially promising way
Mon, 30 Jan 2017 22:32:17 +0000(image) Berkeley's cybersecurity leader urges the president to take prompt action
Fri, 27 Jan 2017 00:00:00 +0000(image) Funds from Assembly Bill 2664 will flow through six entities on campus.
Thu, 26 Jan 2017 20:12:13 +0000(image) Bakar Fellow Jeffrey Long, professor of chemistry and of chemical and biomolecular engineering, has devised a new material that can capture and release CO2 at a lower temperature and in a much greater volume than present-day technologies
Thu, 26 Jan 2017 16:30:57 +0000(image) By repeatedly tweaking a group of ions, physicists make first example of a non-equilibrium material: a system that repeats in time, rather than space
Wed, 25 Jan 2017 19:58:48 +0000(image) Its research offers building operators, managers and designers new tools to enhance energy efficiency, environmental quality and livability for residents and workers — from the open-office plan and the cubicle to multifamily structures
Mon, 23 Jan 2017 19:07:18 +0000(image) The new five-year intensive lab follows on AMPLab and aims to speed up machine decision making to milliseconds
Mon, 09 Jan 2017 18:11:08 +0000(image)
Wed, 21 Dec 2016 00:00:00 +0000(image) Slightly upping office temperatures and equipping workers with smart fans can save significantly on energy costs while maintaining employee comfort
Thu, 15 Dec 2016 21:00:05 +0000(image) Work on the history of American slavery, rehousing classical artifacts and translating hieroglyphs and other scripts into an international character-encoding standard get a boost
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 19:01:24 +0000(image) Roboticists at UC Berkeley have designed a small robot that can leap into the air and then spring off a wall, or perform multiple vertical jumps in a row, resulting in the highest robotic vertical jumping agility ever recorded