Genomic Science Program
U.S. Department of Energy | Office of Science | Biological and Environmental Research Program

Reports and Documents

2024

Projectassessment

Project Assessment for Biological and Environmental Research: Report from the BER Advisory Committee
May 2024
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Assessment of BER Research in Low-Dose Radiation: Report from the BER Advisory Committee
April 2024
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A Unified Data Infrastructure for Biological and Environmental Research: Report from the BER Advisory Committee
April 2024
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Overcoming Barriers in Plant Transformation: A Focus on Bioenergy Crops
April 2024
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2023

Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning for Bioenergy Research: Opportunities and Challenge
A joint BER-BETO report
April 2023
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2022

U.S. Scientific Leadership Addressing Energy, Ecosystems, Climate, and Sustainable Prosperity: Report from the BERAC Subcommittee on International Benchmarking
December 2022
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Bioenergy Research Centers 2022 Program Update
December 2022
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Foundational Genomics Research and Programmatic Documents

DOE BER Biological Systems Science Division Strategic Plan
April 2021
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Biological Systems Science Division (BSSD) Strategic Plan 2015
October 2015
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DOE Genomic Science Program 2014 Strategic Plan
October 2014
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Genomics for Energy and Environmental Science Placemat
January 2011
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Review of the Department of Energy’s Genomics: GTL Program
May 2006
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Genomics:GTL Roadmap
August 2005
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Bioenergy

Cover of report with title Overcoming Barriers in Plant Transformation: A Focus on Bioenergy Crops

Overcoming Barriers in Plant Transformation: A Focus on Bioenergy Crops
April 2024
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Bioenergy Research Centers 2022 Program Update
December 2022
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U.S. Department of Energy Bioenergy Research Centers: 2020 Program Update
February 2020
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USDA-DOE Plant Feedstock Genomics for Bioenergy

USDA-DOE Plant Feedstock Genomics for Bioenergy
January 2019
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Bioenergy Research Centers 10-Year Retrospective: Breakthroughs and Impacts 2007–2017
September 2018
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DOE Bioenergy Research Centers Overview
February 2018
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White Paper: Basic Research Opportunities in Genomic Science to Advance the Production of Biofuels and Bioproducts from Plant Biomass
June 2015
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Lignocellulosic Biomass for Advanced Biofuels and Bioproducts: Workshop Report
February 2015
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Research for Sustainable Bioenergy: Linking Genomic and Ecosystem Sciences
May 2014
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U.S. Department of Energy Bioenergy Research Centers
February 2014
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Biosystems Design: Report from the July 2011 Workshop
March 2012
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Switchgrass Research Group: Progress Report
January 2012
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Sustainability of Biofuels: Future Research Opportunities
April 2009
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Breaking the Biological Barriers to Cellulosic Ethanol: A Joint Research Agenda
June 2006
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Genomics:GTL Bioenergy Research Centers White Paper
August 2006
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Biosystems Design

Genome Engineering for Materials Synthesis Report
June 2019
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Biosystems Design: Report from the July 2011 Workshop
March 2012
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Environmental Microbiome Science

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Carbon Cycling and Biosequestration
December 2008
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Computational Biology and KBase

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A Unified Data Infrastructure for Biological and Environmental Research: Report from the BER Advisory Committee
April 2024
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ASCR BER Exascale Requirements Review (GSP-Related Report)
September 2017
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DOE Systems Biology Knowledgebase Implementation Plan
September 2010
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DOE Systems Biology Knowledgebase for a New Era in Biology
March 2009
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User Facilities and Structural Biology Infrastructure

Genomes to Structure and Function
A report from the national laboratory structural biology community
March 2023
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Technologies for Characterizing Molecular and Cellular Systems Relevant to Bioenergy and Environment
September 2017
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Advanced Technologies for Biology
March 2013
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DOE JGI Strategic Planning for the Genomic Sciences Workshop Report
September 2012
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Applications of New DOE National User Facilities in Biology
February 2012
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Characterization and Bioimaging Science (Research Complementary to Genomic Science Program)

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BER Bioimaging Science Program Research Abstracts
2023 | 2022 | 2021 | 2020 | 2019 | 2018 | 2016 | 2015 | 2014 (Pilot Projects)

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Technologies for Characterizing Molecular and Cellular Systems Relevant to Bioenergy and Environment
September 2017
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New Frontiers in Characterizing Biological Systems
December 2009
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Biological and Environmental Research Advisory Committee (BERAC) Reports

Projectassessment

Project Assessment for Biological and Environmental Research: Report from the BER Advisory Committee
May 2024
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Assessment of BER Research in Low-Dose Radiation: Report from the BER Advisory Committee
April 2024
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A Unified Data Infrastructure for Biological and Environmental Research: Report from the BER Advisory Committee
April 2024
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U.S. Scientific Leadership Addressing Energy, Ecosystems, Climate, and Sustainable Prosperity: Report from the BERAC Subcommittee on International Benchmarking
December 2022
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Scientific User Research Facilities and Biological and Environmental Research: Review and Recommendations
October 2018
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Grand Challenges for Biological and Environmental Research: Progress and Future Vision
November 2017
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BER Virtual Laboratory: Innovative Framework for Biological and Environmental Grand Challenges
February 2013
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Grand Challenges for Biological and Environmental Research: A Long-Term Vision
December 2010
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Genomic Science Program Summaries by Year