Don Sadoway talking about lithium batteries with On Point NPR
Tuesday, October 18, 2016 - 10:30am
Don Sadoway was recently invited to speak with NPR's On Point about lithium batteries.
Advancing manufacturing innovation on campus and online
Friday, October 14, 2016 - 11:30am
"MIT researchers and educators have been living up to the university motto of "mens et manus," mind and hand, with a rapidly expanding effort on advanced manufacturing innovation.
10th Annual MADMEC Competition Results
Thursday, October 13, 2016 - 10:15am
The annual MADMEC competition run by DMSE Senior Lecturer Mike Tarkanian recently finished up its 10th year. Five strong teams competed for cash prizes by inventing new and created solutions to sustainability problems. Team PolyClean won first place for its clear, super hydrophobic coating.
New kind of supercapacitor made without carbon
Tuesday, October 11, 2016 - 10:45am
Professor Yang Shao-Horn co-authored a paper recently published by Nature Materials regarding supercapacitors that do not rely on carbon. This story was also featured on the MIT Home Page!
Water vapor sets some oxides aflutter
Monday, October 3, 2016 - 2:00pm
A research paper written by Professor Yang Shao-Horn and DMSE Alumnus Binghong Han describing new-found interactions between perovskites, water vapor, and streams of electrons, was recently published by Nature Materials.
Nanosensors could help determine tumors’ ability to remodel tissue
Friday, September 30, 2016 - 11:00am
A story from MIT News about research from Prof. Polina Anikeeva was recently featured on MIT's homepage.
New Smelting Method Developed by Prof Don Sadoway
Thursday, August 25, 2016 - 11:30am
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.
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.