Discovery advances ferroelectrics in quest for lower power transistors
A new study led by engineers at UC Berkeley and CITRIS describes the first direct observation of a long-hypothesized but elusive phenomenon called ?negative capacitance.? The work describes a unique reaction of electrical charge to applied voltage in a ferroelectric material that could open the door to a radical reduction in the power consumed by transistors and the devices containing them.
Dynavax Secures $40 Million Credit Facility With Hercules Technology Growth Capital
Berkeley Protesters Smash Windows; 2 Officers Hurt
Two officers were injured as a California protest over police killings turned violent with protesters smashing windows and throwing rocks and bricks at police, who responded by firing tear gas, authorities said.
Effigies of Blacks found hanging by nooses on UC Berkeley campus
BERKELEY, CA ? Pretty sure you?ve heard some wild college stories, like frat parties and what not. Here?s one story from the U.C. Berkeley campus that seems to be turning the clock back a century. Saturday, at University of California in Berkeley, three effigies of black people were found hanging by nooses at three separate [?]
Jewish Federation and Jewish Community Foundation Bring "ABOUT FACE" Exhibit on "Yitzhak Rabin, His Life and Legacy ...
Yitzhak Rabin's teachings have become a rallying cry for peace, pluralism, and a return to the Zionist values upon which Israel was founded. From December 4-10, the Jewish Federation of the East Bay and ...
California freeway shut down as ?Week of Outrage? gets under way
BERKELEY, CA ? It?s become a nightly ritual. When dusk descends, so do they ? by the hundreds, in cities coast to coast. And the protests over police brutality after recent deaths of unarmed black men might only intensify. Organizers are calling this week a ?Week of Outrage,? culminating in massive demonstrations planned for Saturday [?]
Protest For Eric Garner Reportedly Turns Violent In California
A protest turned violent last night (Dec. 6) in Berkeley, CA as demonstrators clashed with police officers and began throwing objects. In a march that began peacefully and was set to start at the University of California, Berkeley and end at Oakland?s Civic Center, a group of protesters broke away and began breaking glass windows and looting stores. White demonstrators were reportedly entering ...
Masked protesters smash windows, injure 2 officers in Berkeley, California
Berkeley, CA ? Protests turned violent in northern California early Sunday when some masked demonstrators smashed windows while others pelted officers with rocks and bottles, authorities said. Police said about 200 people were on Berkeley streets for another day of protests over a grand jury decision not to indict New York City Officer Daniel Pantaleo [?]
'The Interview': Which Theaters Are Showing the Film on Christmas Day
Indie theaters around the country will screen Sony's comedy
Dynavax Announces Webcast of R&D Day