Archive for the Group Updates Category

Visiting scholars Amit Dutta and Anupam Debsarkar from Jadavpur University, India

          The short term research grant, Development Impact Lab (DIL), UCB divided into two section: Firstly, to visit the place, that was […]

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Exploring ECAR technology for Arsenic removal in California

As it is widely known, high concentrations of arsenic have been found in California’s groundwater. The California department of Public Health has established a list […]

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Launch of the Development Impact Lab (DIL) at Berkeley

Launch of the Development Impact Lab (DIL) at Berkeley

We are pleased to report that the Development Impact Lab (“DIL”) was recently launched at UC Berkeley, led by Prof. Gadgil as its Principal Investigator.  […]

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Hanna Breunig is a fellow of the 2013 Summer Institute for Future Faculty

Hanna Breunig will take part in a summer institute at UC Berkeley where post-qualifying exam PhD students hone their teaching and communication skills.

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Hanna Breunig will present at the 23rd SETAC Europe Annual Meeting, May 13 in Glasgow, Scotland.

Hanna Breunig will present at the 23rd SETAC Europe Annual Meeting, May 13 in Glasgow, Scotland.

Her research is titled “Understanding the local implications of societal scale technology deployment.” The meeting was held from May 12-18 at the Scottish Exhibition and […]

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Kathleen Lask presents poster at AS&T 2013 research symposium

Kathleen Lask presents poster at AS&T 2013 research symposium

Kathleen presented at the Applied Science & Technology 2013 research symposium on May 4 in Berkeley, CA.  Her poster was titled “Lighting Cones for Haitian […]

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Dr. Carl Wang attending the U.S. EPA intensive training workshop for cookstove regional testing and knowledge centers at Research Triangle Park, NC

The workshop was held January 28 – February 1, 2013 in Research Triangle Park, NC. The Global Alliance for Clean Cookstoves (GACC) brought technical staff […]

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Danny Wilson gave a talk entitled “Can Cookstoves Pay Off Their Embodied Carbon?” at the 2013 ETHOS conference at Kirkland, WA

The presentation can be found here

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“Engineering for the Global Poor: the role of intellectual property”. Booker et al., 2012. Science and Public Policy

Is intellectual property (IP) inimical to the development and deployment of technologies specific- ally designed for markets with no consumer power, i.e. for the poor? […]

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Daniel Wilson speaks at The American Association of Aerosol Research (AAAR) 2012

Daniel Wilson speaks at The American Association of Aerosol Research (AAAR) 2012

Daniel (Danny) Wilson gave a platform presentation titled “A Balloon-Bourne Platform for Measuring Vertically-Resolved Concentrations of Black Carbon in the Troposphere” at this year’s meeting of the […]

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ECAR team wins the Prince Sultan Bin Abdulaziz International Prize for Water!

  We are happy to report that five members of the ECAR team – Ashok Gadgil, Susan Addy, Joyashree Roy, Robert Kostecki, and Case van […]

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Dr. Carl Wang and Katee Lask attended the 2012 OASIS conference at Berkeley

On September 21, Carl and Katee participated in the OASIS (Opportunities for Advancing Solutions in the Sahel) meeting at Berkeley. Picture shows Carl and Katee presenting […]

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Allen Boltz presented Berkeley-Darfur Stove safety testing results at the iiSME meeting

On August 2, Allen Boltz presented his poster entitled “Berkeley Darfur Stove Safety Test” at the LBNL Industry Initiatives for Science and Mathematics Education (iiSME) […]

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600L ECAR prototype arrives in Kolkata for field trials

A 600 liter ECAR prototype has been fully fabricated and initial tests are very positive. It is being shipped to Kolkata where it will stay […]

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Adam Rausch selected as Fulbright Scholar for India (2012-2013)

Gadgil Group member Adam Rausch has been selected as a Fulbright Research Scholar for the 2012-2013 academic year.  The Fulbright program is dedicated to the [...]Read more

Hanna Breunig Presents at the SETAC 3rd World Congress in Berlin Germany May 21

On May 21, 2012, Hanna Breunig presented her research in the development in life cycle inventory analysis and modelling topic group.The title of her presentation […]

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Chris and Siva leave for Mumbai

Chris and Siva have left for Mumbai to fabricate a 500 liter ECAR prototype. In a few months, the completed prototype will be ready for […]

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Two visiting scholars arrive to design and construct a 500L ECAR prototype

We are very happy to welcome two recently graduated students – Christopher Orr of the University of Toronto and Siva Rama Satyam Bandaru of the […]

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Carbon Cycle 2.0 talk – Efficient Stoves for Haiti

Carbon Cycle 2.0 talk - Efficient Stoves for Haiti

On November 14, 2011, Ashok Gadgil, Jennifer Jones, and Kathleen Lask gave a Carbon Cycle 2.0 seminar on the Haiti Cookstove Project, a project intended […]

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ECAR team present at 35th annual WEDC conference in Loughborough, UK

July 2011: Susan Addy presented a paper on ECAR at the 35th annual WEDC conference at Loughborough University. Conference proceedings can be found at:  S.E.A. […]

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