Common mineral gets first detailed examination of its surface electronic properties, thanks to team of MIT researchers. See the MIT News Office for the full story.
DMSE faculty participate in t=0
Wednesday, September 18, 2013 - 8:00pm
t=0 is a concentrated week jam-packed with innovation and entrepreneurship, hosted by The Martin Center for Entrepreneurship at MIT. t=0, which stands for “the time is now”, was inspired by MIT alumni who have started companies and report the same thing over and over.
Prof. Robert E. Ogilvie, 1923-2013, Memorial Service Sept. 28
Monday, September 2, 2013 - 8:00pm
Robert E. Ogilvie, Professor Emeritus of Metallurgy in the Department of Materials Science and Engineering, passed away after brief illness on September 3. A memorial will be held at the MIT Chapel on Sept.
Dr. Michael J. Wargo, ScD '82, 1951-2013
Thursday, August 8, 2013 - 8:00pm
We were very sorry to learn of the passing of Mike Wargo, SB '73 EAPS, ScD '82 DMSE, on August 4. Mike was a very good friend and ardent supporter of DMSE, from the time of his doctoral work with Professor Gus Witt through his research appointments at MIT and up to the present.
Dresselhaus Award announced
Tuesday, July 30, 2013 - 8:00pm
Professor Polina Anikeeva has been selected to receive the inaugural award from the MIT Mildred S. Dresselhaus Fund.
Maximizing oxygen reduction
Monday, July 22, 2013 - 8:00pm
Kelsey Stoerzinger, a materials science graduate student who is working with MIT Professor
Great Glass Pumpkin Patch
Thursday, September 25, 2014 - 8:00pm
The Great Glass Pumpkin Patch @ MIT is an annual installation of over 2,000 handblown glass pumpkins, created by artists from the MIT Glass Lab.
Structure Summer 2014 is available
Monday, September 1, 2014 - 8:00pm
The Summer 2014 issue of Structure, DMSE's newsletter for alumni and friends, is available.
Acclaimed cellist Carlos Prieto ’58 receives Muh Alumni Award
Tuesday, April 22, 2014 - 8:00pm
Award honors MIT alumni achievements in the humanities, arts, and social sciences. On May 6, Prieto will give the Muh Award lecture, "The Adventures of a Cello," at MIT and perform an excerpt from J.S. Bach's Cello Suite No. 3 in C Major, BWV 1009.
Wristify wins first place in 2013 MADMEC
Sunday, October 20, 2013 - 8:00pm
Congratulations to Wristify, GeckoLight, and PolySolar! MADMEC is a competition for student teams to design and build prototypes that solve a sustainability problem using materials science.