As head of the Department for Radiotracer Research and Imaging Technology, Derenzo has led the search for new heavy scintillators. Currently, he is leading a project focused on the discovery of scintillation detector materials that use automation to increase the rate of synthesis and characterization.
building and grid efficiency expert
Mary Ann Piette is deputy director of Berkeley Lab's building technology department and director of the Lab's Demand Response Research Center.
breast cancer researcher / geneticist
Dr. Bissell is a pioneer in the area of the role of extracellular matrix (ECM) and microenvironment in regulation of tissue-specific function with special emphasis in breast cancer, where she has changed some established paradigms. The concepts she has developed are fundamental to normal tissue morphogenesis and cancer, and the impact of her work is profound.