Engineers achieve longstanding goal of stable nano crystalline metals
Research on cracks and stresses
Friday, September 28, 2012 - 8:00pm
Probing the mysteries of cracks and stresses; analysis of molecular-level fracture and stress mechanisms could have broad implications for understanding materials’ behavior.
Cement nanoparticle research from Prof. Yip and colleagues
Thursday, November 8, 2012 - 7:00pm
Size diversity in cement nanoparticles optimizes packing density to give concrete its strength; see the story from the MIT News Office
Materials Genome Project continues to grow
Sunday, May 5, 2013 - 8:00pm
In 2006, Professor Gerd Ceder began the Materials Genome Project— which is now has tens of thousands of compounds in a database used by more than 3000 researchers.
MIT spotlight: DMSE senior is using materials to make a better world
Monday, December 3, 2012 - 7:00pm
From fuel cells to bamboo, and from Tanzania to Brazil, MIT senior Arfa Aijazi crosses borders and disciplines to make an impact. See the MIT News Office for the full story.
Professor Anikeeva participated in MRS OnDemand
Sunday, January 6, 2013 - 7:00pm
See MRS OnDemand for a video of Flexible High-resolution Neural Interfaces, presented by Professor Polina Anikeeva at the MRS Fall Meeting in Boston.
Controlling heat flow through a nanostructure
Thursday, November 15, 2012 - 7:00pm
MIT researchers find that heat moving in materials called superlattices behaves like waves; finding could enable better thermoelectrics. Learn more from the MIT News Office.
ILP Profile of Professor Gibson
Thursday, February 28, 2013 - 7:00pm
Science of Innovation: 3-D Printing
Tuesday, February 12, 2013 - 7:00pm
NBC visited MIT to film demonstrations of 3-D Printing and interview Professor Michael Cima. Many members of the DMSE community were involved in the development of 3-D Printing: faculty, students, staff, alums — it's a technology with wide applications!
A New Understanding of Metallic Glass
Saturday, July 13, 2013 - 8:00pm
Simulations reveal that the formation of some glassy materials is like the setting of a bowl of gelatin.