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MADMEC Proposal Deadline

The 2017 MADMEC Proposal Deadline is May 31, 2017. You and your team can apply on the MADMEC website at …   more

Spring 2017 Wulff Lecture: Dr. Dan Button

Start-Ups in Materials: If you're not on the edge, you're taking up too much space... Building materials-based companies can change the world and generate tremendous financial ­reward—but it’s hard.  Consider this a chance to learn…   more

Roadmapping integrated photonics

AIM Photonics Institute, the MIT Microphotonics Center and iNEMI co-host the Spring meeting on the Integrated Photonics System Roadmap [IPSR], Tuesday through Thursday, March 28-30, 2017, at MIT. Session topics include Silicon Photonics and Moore’s Law; Human-Machine Interfaces; Automated…   more

Materials Day Recap

Our friends at the Materials Processing Center recently held their annual Materials Day event. As part of the day of events, several DMSE faculty participated in a series of talks about battery challenges. The day also included a Poster Session contest. The winners of the contest were Ping-Chun…   more

Jimmy Jia to speak at MIT regarding his new book

DMSE alumnus Jimmy Jia will be giving a talk at MIT on October 19 at 5pm in room 3-133 as part of the MIT Energy Club speaker series. Jimmy wrote a book titled "Driven by Demand: How Energy Gets its Power" which is selling now in both paperback and hardback forms. …   more

Daniel Clayman: Transitions

Our friends at the MIT Glass Lab are hosting Daniel Clayman for their 2016 Page Hazlegrove Lecture in Glass Art! Thursday, October 27, 2016
Room 6-120 …   more

MPC Materials Day

Our friends at MPC are hosting their annual Materials Day event! Materials Day features emerging research and applications in materials science and engineering for products and processes across the industrial spectrum. This year's theme is "Materials for Electrochemical Energy Storage." A…   more

Metals Arts Lecture Series: Bob Kramer

In the 2016 installment of DMSE's Metal Arts Lecture Series, Master bladesmith Bob Kramer will share his relentless quest to forge the perfect knife. Kramer will discuss how his methodically crafted blades combine metallurgy and art effortlessly. Technical discussion of steel alloys, Damascus…   more

MADMEC Finals will be held on October 11, 2016

Materials science can provide solutions for energy storage, building efficiency, transportation, and many other critical needs in today's society. MADMEC invites student teams to develop and build prototypes that address these and more challenges. Come to 6-…   more

DUE Education Talk Series: W Craig Carter

On Wednesday, September 28, the DUE Education Talk Series presents Prof. W Craig Carter and Dr. Kyle Keane, who will be discussing their collaborative effort to build a…   more

DMSE alum to be featured in GSAB panel

Ayse Asatekin, a 2009 graduate of DMSE's Mayes and Rubner labs, will be featured in the next Course X Professional Development Panel presented by the Graduate Student Advisory Board (GSAB) along with 3 other MIT alums. Event Details
Location: 66-110
Date/Time…   more

Learn with the libraries this July!

Hands-on workshops, software training, and more Develop new skills this July in a series of classes at MIT Libraries. From instruction in GIS and data management software to talks exploring business resources and best practices for handling confidential information, the…   more

GMC Alumni Talk

Dear DMSE grads, We would like to invite you to an upcoming meeting hosted by the GMC Alumni committee!  Our speaker is a former DMSE student—Dr. Robert J. Barsotti (Bob).  Bob will be talking about some of the work he has been doing after graduation, followed by a Q&A session.  The…   more