Steven Chu prepares for power

Dalton, Rex
January 2009
Nature;1/15/2009, Vol. 457 Issue 7227, p241
Academic Journal
The article discusses Steven Chu, U.S. president-elect Barack Obama's selection for head of the Department of Energy (DoE). The U.S. Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources was scheduled to hold a hearing on this nomination. Chu won the Nobel prize in 1997, and he has developed a deep interest in biology. A former University of California, Berkeley researcher, Tad Patzek, provides quotes.


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