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04/16/2014

“Hang Out” with ESD Scientists!

Join ESD scientists Craig Ulrich, Tim Kneafsey, Yuxin Wu, Romy Chakraborty, and Neslihan Tas on April 24 for the Berkeley Lab “Hangout on Air.”

04/09/2014

LBNL Earth Day, Water Action Plan Volunteers?

Sustainable Berkeley Lab, LBNL’s in-house sustainability organization, is looking for volunteers on or around Earth Day (April 22, 2014).

DSSS: The Earth is Cleverer than You Are – Learnings in Earth & Seismic Modeling & Applications of FD Modeling to Rock Physics and Geomechanics

ESD welcomes Dr. Joe Stefani (Chevron), presenting "DSSS: The Earth is Cleverer than You Are – Learnings in Earth & Seismic Modeling" April 11 at 10:30am in the Bldg. 66 Auditorium.

03/18/2014

LBNL and JAEA Reach Nuclear-Energy-Related Agreement

LBNL and JAEA reached an agreement to collaborate on developing “a methodology to evaluate the impact of geological disposal on the living environment (surface environment) and environmental safety science”

03/11/2014

DSSS: A Multiscale Approach to Geospatial Analysis of Hydrogeologic (and Many Other) Data

ESD welcomes Dr. Shlomo P. Neuman (Nanjing Hydraulic Research Institute), presenting "DSSS: A Multiscale Approach to Geospatial Analysis of Hydrogeologic (and Many Other) Data" March 14 at 10:30am in the Bldg. 66 Auditorium.

03/06/2014

In Memoriam: Don Rock

Don Rock, a trusted and valued employee, passed away on February 27, 2014. Don was a unique individual with advanced skills in electronics, geophysical data collection, and data management.

03/05/2014

Fung Paper Informs Policymakers, Public

Inez Fung led a U.S. team that partnered with the U.K. Royal Society in issuing a publication that distills climate change science, helping policymakers and the public make decisions toward mitigating climate change’s damaging effects.

03/03/2014

ESD, LBNL Royalties Announced by Tech Transfer

As noted in a late February 2014 TABL-Tech Transfer article, ESD scientists recently received Lab royalties for their work.

02/27/2014

R&D Funding Opportunity and EGS Field Observatory

The Energy Department today announced two opportunities that will advance Enhanced Geothermal Systems (EGS) in the U.S.: a $10 million funding opportunity announcement for research and development, and a notice of intent to issue a funding opportunity for an EGS field lab called the Frontier Observatory for Research in Geothermal Energy (FORGE).

FOA for the Bioenergy Technologies Incubator

FOA: DE-FOA-0000974 Bioenergy Technologies Incubator. FOA document download here. Submission Deadline for Concept Papers: 03/31/2014, Submission Deadline for Full Applications: 05/23/2014