On April 13, Lithio Storage, a team from Tufts University and Northwestern University, took home the $100,000 grand prize at the MIT Clean Energy Prize (CEP) for tackling one major challenge for grid-scale energy storage: e
2018 QS World University Rankings: DMSE #1
Thursday, March 1, 2018 - 1:30pm
DMSE was ranked #1 by the 2018 QS World University Rankings for the subject of materials science.
2018 Young Investigator Awards
Tuesday, February 27, 2018 - 10:15am
The Office of Naval Research (ONR) recently announced awards of $16 million through its 2018 Young Investigator Program (YIP). The awards were made to 31 scientists whose research holds strong promise across a wide range of naval-relevant science and technology areas.
Professors Belcher and Shao-Horn became members of the National Academy of Engineering
Monday, February 12, 2018 - 2:15pm
The National Academy of Engineering (NAE) has elected 83 new members and 16 foreign members, announced NAE President C. D. (Dan) Mote, Jr., today. This brings the total U.S. membership to 2,293 and the number of foreign members to 262.
J-WEL grant award announcement and call for proposals in education innovation
Friday, February 2, 2018 - 2:00pm
The Abdul Latif Jameel World Education Lab (J-WEL) is a new MIT initiative that promotes excellence and transformation in global education through three collaboratives: pre-K-12 (pK-12), Higher Educati
Polina Anikeeva awarded 2018 Vilcek Prize
Thursday, February 1, 2018 - 11:00am
Polina Anikeeva has been awarded a 2018 Vilcek Prize for Creative Promise in Biomedical Science. Awarded annually by the Vilcek Foundation, the $50,000 prizes recognize younger immigrants who have demonstrated exceptional promise early in their careers.
Elsa Olivetti named to the Atlantic Richfield Career Development Professorship
Tuesday, October 17, 2017 - 11:00am
Elsa Olivetti has been named to the Atlantic Richfield Career Development Professorship. Professor Olivetti joined DMSE in 2014 as a tenure-track faculty member at the assistant professor level.
Krystyn Van Vliet named the Michael (1949) and Sonja Koerner Professor of Materials Science and Engineering
Monday, July 17, 2017 - 10:15am
Krystyn J. Van Vliet was recently named the Michael (1949) and Sonja Koerner Professor of Materials Science and Engineering.
MIT Awards Ceremony 2017
Thursday, May 4, 2017 - 10:15am
Jennifer Rupp wins international electrochemistry prize