"Metal fatigue can lead to abrupt and sometimes catastrophic failures in parts that undergo repeated loading, or stress. It’s a major cause of failure in structural components of everything from aircraft and spacecraft to bridges and powerplants.
New method snips complex fibers into uniform particles
Thursday, June 9, 2016 - 10:30am
Precise, Efficient Microparticle and Nanoparticle Fabrication
Wednesday, May 11, 2016 - 11:00am
Metal defects can be eliminated by cyclic loading
Friday, October 23, 2015 - 1:45pm
How to make metal alloys that stand up to hydrogen
Monday, May 9, 2016 - 11:00am
Riddle of cement’s structure is finally solved
Wednesday, February 24, 2016 - 12:00pm
Acoustic tweezers manipulate cells with sound waves
Monday, February 1, 2016 - 11:00am
Friday, January 29, 2016 - 11:00am
Chemical Sensing on a Chip
Monday, January 25, 2016 - 11:00am
Anuradha Agarwal is working with Lionel Kimerling and Juejun Hu of MIT's DMSE in the pursuit of shrinking and advancing sensory technology.
Using Nanotubes in Computer Chips
Thursday, September 10, 2009 - 8:00pm
Researchers in the lab of MIT materials science professor Carl V. Thompson grew dense forests of crystalline carbon nanotubes on a metal surface at temperatures close to those characteristic of computer chip manufacturing.