UC Berkeley, UCLA, CU Boulder scientists collaborate to improve real-time functional imaging

Physics Professors Margaret Murnane, right, and Henry Kapteyn of JILA pose next to one of their laser apparatuses in their laboratory at the University of Colorado Boulder campus on August 25, 2010.  (Photo by Glenn Asakawa/University of Colorado)
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Physics Professors Margaret Murnane, right, and Henry Kapteyn of JILA pose next to one of their laser apparatuses in their laboratory at the University of Colorado Boulder campus on August 25, 2010. (Photo by Glenn Asakawa/University of Colorado)

The National Science Foundation granted the Science and Technology Center on Real-Time Functional Imaging, or STROBE, $24 million over a five year period. Researchers said that the cooperative efforts of experts in different fields, along with the diversity of resources and technologies accessible to participating institutions will enable more productive research.
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Entertainers on stilts at Lawrence Berkeley National Labs amuse visitors.

Berkeley Lab open house draws in curious crowds

A mad scientist on stilts was spotted Saturday morning roaming between the booths at the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory’s annual open house to answer questions from the community. The Berkeley Lab hosted its annual open house Cirque des Sciences on Saturday, where scientists and researchers from the lab displayed their
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