Boosting Power at the Substrate

Friday, May 20, 2016 - 11:00am

Jurgen Michek, Senior Research Associate at the Materials Processing Center, is working on improving photonic and solar cells materials and devices through inventing a new kind of semiconductor chip utilizing germanium. 


Professor Tasan is making his mark as MIT's newest metallurgy specialist

Thursday, May 19, 2016 - 10:45am

Professor C. Cem Tasan of DMSE, along with a team of researchers, are exploring the possibilities hidden within high-entropy alloys (HEAs), which are materials consisting of multiple types of metal in equal parts. HEAs have a history of instability and dissonance...

Ron Ballinger Awarded Freshman Advising Award

Thursday, May 12, 2016 - 9:30am

Ron Ballinger is being presented with the Freshman Advising Award by the Office of Undergraduate Advising and Academic Programming. The...

Senior Thesis Symposium, Spring 2016

Wednesday, May 11, 2016 - 2:00pm

2016 Course 3 Senior Thesis Symposium

Thursday, May 12, 2016...

Precise, Efficient Microparticle and Nanoparticle Fabrication

Wednesday, May 11, 2016 - 11:00am

"Researchers at UCF and MIT have created an economical, efficient, scalable fabrication method of...

How to make metal alloys that stand up to hydrogen

Monday, May 9, 2016 - 11:00am

"'If we know how [hydrogen] enters or how it can be discharged or ejected from the...

Addressing members of Congress, MIT students advocate for science funding

Friday, May 6, 2016 - 4:45pm

"In total, the MIT students had 61 meetings with members of the Senate and House of...

Batteries perform better without the strain

Friday, May 6, 2016 - 11:00am

"Along with Dorthe B. Ravnsbæk of the University of Southern...

DMSE Student Binghong Han wins award for Outstanding Students Abroad

Thursday, May 5, 2016 - 11:00am

This year, Binghong Han, one of the DMSE graduate students under Yang Shao-Horn, was awarded the Chinese Government Award for Oustanding Students Abroad for his research in reaction and degradation mechanisms for oxygen electrochemical processes in fuel cells and batteries. ...

MITEI awards nine Seed Fund grants for early-stage energy research

Wednesday, May 4, 2016 - 4:15pm

Prof Sadoway was awarded for his project Aluminum Polymer Battery for Automobile Propulsion, and Prof Yildiz for her work in the project Design of Meta-Oxide Surfaces for Fast Oxygen Exchange in Fuel Cells, Synthetic Fuel Production and Separation Membranes