Speakers at the 2020 IdeaStream showcase hosted by the Deshpande Center included Professor Kripa Varansi, Dr. Svetlana Boriskina, Dr. Brian Anthnoy and grad student Hyunwoo Yuk from MIT MechE.June 22, 2020 Super-strong surgical tape detaches on demand
Researchers including Professor Xuanhe Zhao, grad student Hyunwoo Yuk, and postdoc Xiaoyu Chen have developed an adhesive could make it easier for surgeons to close up internal wounds.June 18, 2020 Meet the MIT bilinguals: Claudia Chen '20 combines creative, humanistic, and technical fields
Recent graduate Claudia Chen '20 will apply her dual comparative media studies and mechanical engineering degree to work in the technology industry.June 18, 2020 MIT-Takeda program launches
The program aims to fuel the development and application of AI capabilities to benefit human health and drug development. Professor Sanjay Sarma and Dr. Brian Anthony are involved in the program's inaugural projects.June 17, 2020 Building a framework for remote making
A decision-making framework and wiki for students developed by Professor Martin Culpepper of MIT Project Manus and Tolga Durak of MIT Environment, Health and Safety enables safe making from home.
Mining minerals found 15,000 feet below sea level could help secure a low-carbon future, but at what cost? Researchers including Thomas Peacock, professor of mechanical engineering at MIT, are racing to understand the environmental impact of deep-sea mining.
In MIT D-Lab class 2.729, Design for Scale, MIT students work with clients in the developing world to manufacture products in a more cost-efficient and effective way – from ambulances in Tanzania to an irrigation pump in Nepal.