Energy and Environment

Scanning probe microscopy reveals nanoscale pathways for ion transport in a future energy storage materialMaterials 360 OnlineApril 14, 2016Link
Power-to-gas plants use renewable energy to make sustainable fuelMRS BulletinMarch 2016Link
Ceramics improve operating conditions of solid oxide fuel cellsMRS BulletinMarch 2015Link
Research aims for cleaner crude from Canadian tar sandsMRS BulletinMarch 2015Link
Cement performance impacts integrity of oil and gas wellsMRS BulletinDecember 2014pdf available upon request
Fracking Wastewater Could Encourage Formation of Toxic Compounds During Drinking Water DisinfectionChemical & Engineering NewsSeptember 23, 2014Link
Recovering Phosphorus From Animal ManureChemical & Engineering NewsAugust 25, 2014Link
Science of hydraulic fracturing contains materials questionsMRS BulletinJune 2014pdf available upon request
Fukushima Radiation Helps Scientists Model Future DisastersKUSP 88.9FMMay 30, 2014Link
Fukushima in FishKUSP 88.9FMMay 29, 2014Link
Testing our Radioactive CoastKUSP 88.9FMMay 27, 2014Link
To Restore Elkhorn Slough, Ecologists Look to 19th CenturyKUSP 88.9FMApril 16, 2014Link
Otters Help Protect Slough HabitatKUSP 88.9FMJanuary 9, 2014Link
Deep Sea Photos: Vampire Squid, Bubblegum Coral FoundNational GeographicDecember 24, 2013Link
Study Finds Variability in the Accuracy of Methods Used to Measure Emerging ContaminantsChemical & Engineering NewsDecember 20, 2013Link
Scientists Uncover the Hidden Life of Otters in EstuariesKUSP 88.9FMDecember 13, 2013Link
Research on metal hydrides revived for next-generation solutions to renewable energy storageMRS BulletinDecember 2013Link
Lush Gardening with Less WaterKUSP 88.9FMJuly 11, 2013Link
Local Seabirds Inspire Native Habitat Restoration ProjectKUSP 88.9FMMarch 11, 2013Link
Improving Global Estimates of Particulate Air Pollution: ES&TÕs Top Science Article 2012Environmental Science & TechnologyMarch 15, 2013Link
Cultivating seeds adapted to the Monterey Bay AreaKUSP 88.9FMNovember 29, 2012Link
The promise and pitfalls of carbon captureArs TechnicaNovember 28, 2012Link
Otter's effect on kelp offers clues to predator's link to CO2KUSP 88.9FMNovember 16, 2012Link
Microbe Transports Contaminant Through Its FibersChemical & Engineering NewsMay 14, 2012Link
Plant Proteins Power Solar PanelKQED Quest blogFebruary 22, 2012Link
NASA's winning electric aircraft take flightNew ScientistOctober 6, 2011Link
Meeting of the Waters (includes video, podcast and photography)Science Notes, a publication of UCSC Science Communication programSeptember 16, 2011Link
Slideshow about increased otter deaths in CaliforniaUCSC Science Communication programMay 5, 2011Link