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.
Professor Angela Belcher interviewed by WGBH Innovation Hub
Friday, February 17, 2012 - 7:00pm
Proessor Belcher discussed her work with nanotechnology on Innovation Hub.
A new twist on nanowires
Tuesday, February 21, 2012 - 7:00pm
Professor Silvija Gradečak and her team have found a way to control the width and composition of nanowires.
Nanowires and Nanotubes
Wednesday, April 10, 2013 - 8:00pm
Professor Silvija Gradečak and her colleagues are finding new uses for nanubes and nanowires, including use in energy, electronics, optics, and other fields.
Professor Angela Belcher wins the Lemelson-MIT Prize
Monday, June 3, 2013 - 8:00pm
Professor Angela Belcher has been named the recipient of the Lemeslon-MIT Prize. Congratulations, Professor Belcher!
Strain can alter materials’ properties
Tuesday, April 1, 2014 - 8:00pm
New field of "strain engineering" could open up areas of materials research with many potential applications, according to new research from Professor Ju Li and his colleague Professor Bilge Yildiz in MIT's Department of Nuclear Science and Engineering.
2-D quantum materials for nanoelectronics
Thursday, November 20, 2014 - 7:00pm
MIT team provides theoretical roadmap to making 2-D electronics with novel properties. Learn more from the MIT News Office.