See the Spring 2010 Spectrum to learn more about work performed by Prof. Christine Ortiz that may help engineers create the body armor of the future.
Prof. Angela Belcher uses viruses in manufacturing
Sunday, September 25, 2011 - 8:00pm
The BBC profiled Prof. Belcher's research and its implications for manufacturing, energy, and medicine.
Businessweek profiles Prof. Angela Belcher
Friday, February 17, 2012 - 7:00pm
Learn more about Professor Angela Belcher's research interests, which started with abalone and progressed to solar cells, from this Businessweek article.
Physics of Living Systems Group
Thursday, May 1, 2014 - 8:00pm
A common set of ideas and approaches brought together a trio of MIT professors and their research teams to form the Physics of Living Systems group, which opened a new lab and offices mid-April at 400 Technology Square, sixth floor.
Studying bamboo structure
Tuesday, July 22, 2014 - 8:00pm
Professor Lorna Gibson and her colleagues study bamboo for engineered building material, similar to plywood. See the News Office for the full story.