DOE JGI collaborator and Berkeley Lab earth scientist Kenneth Hurst Williams on the importance of studying subsurface microbial communities in Rifle, Colorado, and the role played by the DOE Joint Genome Institute (http://jgi.doe.gov/) in these efforts. The work is related to a study that appeared on the April 2015 cover of Genome Research involving subsurface microbial communities. More information about the study is at http://jgi.doe.gov/longer-d....
Williams is Environmental Remediation and Water Resources Program Lead in Berkeley Lab's Earth Sciences Division. Learn more about the Berkeley Lab Genomes-to-Watershed Scientific Focus Area (SFA: http://bit.ly/SFA_2).
Videos from the U.S. Department of Energy Joint Genome Institute (DOE JGI) 10th Annual Genomics of Energy & Environment Meeting, held March 24-26, 2015 in Walnut Creek, Calif. For more information about the Meeting, go to http://usermeeting.jgi.doe.gov/.