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News and Awards

Mar 3, 2017
Felipe Orellana-Rovirosa and Mark Richards are authors of “Rough vs. Smooth Topography along Oceanic Hotspot Tracks: Observations and Scaling Analysis.” The article came out in Volume 44, Issue 3 16... [Read more]
Mar 2, 2017
Elizabeth Mitnick (pictured) and Donald DePaolo are co-authors of “Evaluation of accessible mineral surface areas for improved prediction of mineral reaction rates in porous media.” The article is... [Read more]
Feb 28, 2017
Chris Johnson was interviewed on San Francisco Bay Area ABC 7 News to discuss the possible relationship between weather cycles and seismic activity. He noted that Berkeley seismologists do not think... [Read more]
Feb 28, 2017
Roland Bürgmann is co-author of “Toward full exploitation of coherent and incoherent information in Sentinel-1 TOPS data for retrieving surface displacement: Application to the 2016 Kumamoto (Japan)... [Read more]
Feb 27, 2017
David Burstein, Alexander Probst, Karthik Anantharaman, Brian Thomas and Jillian Banfield are co-authors of “New CRISPR-Cas Systems from Uncultivated Microbes.” The research letter came out in the... [Read more]
Feb 24, 2017
Shuai Zhang, Kevin Driver, François Soubiran and Burkhard Militzer are co-authors of “Path integral Monte Carlo simulations of warm dense sodium.” The article came out in Volume 21, December 2016 of... [Read more]
Feb 23, 2017
David Burstein is co-author of “Two distinct Rnase activities of CRISPR-C2c2 enable guide-RNA processing and RNA detection.” The letter was published on 10 October 2016 in the journal Nature.... [Read more]
Feb 22, 2017
Marissa Tremblay, David Shuster and Greg Balco are co-authors of “Neon diffusion kinetics and implications for cosmogenic neon paleothermometry in feldspars.” The research article came out in the... [Read more]
Feb 21, 2017
Burkhard Militzer is co-author of “Determination of calcium carbonate and sodium carbonate melting curves up to Earth's transition zone pressures with implications for the deep carbon cycle.” The... [Read more]
Feb 17, 2017
Karthik Anantharaman and Jillian Banfield are co-authors of “Asgard archaea illuminate the origin of eukaryotic cellular complexity.” The article came out on 11 January 2017 in Nature.The origin and... [Read more]