4.16.14 Berkeley Lab’s scientific expertise and unique technical capabilities provide powerful tools for innovation in advanced manufacturing. We’re also adapting how we do business to be more responsive to private sector needs. We conduct non-classified research in a wide range of areas that can help your company be more competitive in the global marketplace. Go […]
3.26.14 Acting Director Dr. Cheryl Martin of DOE’s Advanced Research Projects Agency- Energy (APRA-E) addressed entrepreneurial researchers at Berkeley Lab on Wed., Mar. 26. ARPA-E advances early stage, high impact energy technologies. Berkeley Lab ARPA-E funded projects include smart window startup Heliotrope and energy modeler RAPMOD, among others.
3.20.14 Energy-saving, ductwork sealing technology by Berkeley Lab startup Aeroseal was presented on the March 20 episode of Ask This Old House. Go here and select scene 4 to watch the segment.
3.6.14 A research team from Berkeley Lab and UC Berkeley appeared on Capitol Hill Thurs., Feb. 27, to share RAPMOD — a backpack-mounted system for quickly mapping building energy use and identifying ways to reduce it — at a reception hosted by The Center for Clean Energy Innovation and the Information Technology and Innovation Foundation. […]
3.5.14 Indian company Luminous Water Technologies has licensed ECAR, an arsenic remediation technology developed by Berkeley Lab researcher Ashok Gadgil. The company will offer it for treating arsenic-contaminated groundwater in villages throughout India and Bangladesh. Read more here.
2.19.14 Royalty checks were presented to 126 Berkeley Lab inventors in the Lab’s annual royalties ceremony.The event highlighted the broad range of licensed technologies, software and published books now in the marketplace. Among them: a charge-coupled device licensed by both Digirad, for use in medical imaging, and Hamamatsu, for telescopes; process equipment incorporated by Veeco […]
1.29.14 Berkeley Lab startup Exogen Biotechnology raised over $50,000 in crowdfunding within ten days of launching its citizen science campaign on Indiegogo. The startup has developed a new test to measure DNA breaks, thought to be a key indicator for overall health conditions. Read more here.
1.20.14 Alphabet Energy will be featured as a Technology Pioneer at the World Economic Forum, Jan. 22-25, in Davos, Switzerland. “Alphabet being recognized at the WEF signifies the importance of the products we are bringing to the mining and oil & gas markets, and the lasting impact they will have on world economics,” said CEO […]
1.10.14 Cleantech to Market (C2M), a program matching Berkeley Lab researchers and Tech Transfer staff with teams of business, science and engineering graduate students, identified promising pathways to commercialization for Lab cleantech inventions from better batteries to alternative fuel sources. Go here to access slides and videos of each presentation. Read more about C2M here.