New lithium-oxygen battery greatly improves energy efficiency, longevity
Monday, July 25, 2016 - 3:00pm
Professor Ju Li's group has created a new lithium-oxygen battery capable of significantly reducing the negative effects of current lithium-air battery technology, including energy wasted as heat, and the necessity of extra components.
Learn with the libraries this July!
Tuesday, July 12, 2016 - 11:00am
Hands-on workshops, software training, and more
Unlocking the past with the future of imaging
Friday, July 8, 2016 - 10:30am
"When the team of researchers investigating a 17th-century postal trunk full of undelivered letters presented at MIT in April, the audience was taken aback — not by the content of the 2,600 letters from all over Europe, but by the team’s approach.
The MPC and CMSE have new summer interns
Monday, June 6, 2016 - 1:45pm
"MIT is very fortunate to have this very talented group of students with us, and the faculty all hope that one of them will work with their group," says Carl V. Thompson, director of the Materials Processing Center and Stavros Salapatas Professor of Materials Science and Engineering at MIT.
Shaymus Hudson Joins DMSE's Teaching Staff
Wednesday, July 6, 2016 - 11:00am
Shaymus Hudson, a DMSE undergraduate from 2012 and a 2016 PhD in materials science & engineering from WPI, is starting today as a Technical Instructor and manager of the Laboratory for Physical Metallurgy (i.e. furnaces in 13-5016, metallography in 4-421, and instrons in 8-241).
New technique provides detailed views of metals’ crystal structure
Wednesday, July 6, 2016 - 11:45am
"Researchers at MIT and elsewhere have developed a new combination of methods that can provide detailed information about the microstructure of polycrystalline metals.
Analyzing lithium ion battery fatigue
Wednesday, July 6, 2016 - 11:15am
Professor Krystyn Van Vliet's lab has a new Summer Scholar for 2016! Erica Eggleton has come to MIT's DMSE to make and test lithium manganese oxide electrodes.
You're the Expert: Angela Belcher
Friday, June 24, 2016 - 3:45pm
Professor Angela Belcher participated in a comedy/educational audio show on WBUR 90.9, Boston's NPR News Station called You're the Expert.
Neurosolutions 2016: Neurotechnology and Depression
Thursday, June 23, 2016 - 11:45am
Professor Polina Anikeeva will be on a panel discussing neurotechnology and depression hosted by the MIT Center for Neurobiological Engineering (CNBE). It's open to the public!
Glowing tumors light a path to cancer treatment
Wednesday, June 22, 2016 - 4:15pm
A new mechanism developed by Professor Angela Belcher and her team of others offers improved ovarian cancer detection and removal.