Professor Donald Sadoway and a team of researchers intended to create a new type of battery, but what they did instead was discover a new method of smelting certain metals without releasing any greenhouse gas emissions.
MIT News Profile: Alfredo Alexander-Katz
Sunday, August 28, 2016 - 1:45pm
Professor Alfredo Alexander-Katz was recently profiled by MIT News and featured on the MIT homepage!
Melt-driven mechanochemical phase transformations in moderately exothermic powder mixtures
Wednesday, August 24, 2016 - 11:30am
Professor Chris Schuh and Sam Humphry-Baker established a third type of mechanochemical reaction between solid phases. A paper on their research was recently published by Nature.
MRI-readable cancer sensors
Monday, August 29, 2016 - 11:15am
"MPC-CMSE Summer Scholar Michael Concepción Santana worked in the
Modeling how colloidal particles spin through a fixed array
Friday, August 26, 2016 - 11:15am
MPC-CMSE Summer Scholar Jennifer Coulter interned with Professor Alfredo Alexander-Katz, working with him to create a computer-simulation of his spinning particles research.
Discovery could help treatments for sickle cell disease
Tuesday, August 16, 2016 - 11:45am
DMSE's Ming Dao, along with Postdoc Peter T.C. So, co-authored a study regarding sickle cell disease and the hydroxyurea action.
Prof Anikeeva Comments on Bioelectronic Technology
Tuesday, August 2, 2016 - 9:15am
Last night, Bloomberg asked professor Polina Anikeeva to comment on new technology related to bioelectronics and talk about how they fit into the medical world. This aired live August 1st around 7:10pm on Bloomberg TV.
Prof. Irvine to speak at US Frontiers of Engineering
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.