Using a design inspired by the paper-folding art kirigami, Professor Xuanhe Zhao designed an adhesive bandage that can stick to difficult places such as moving knees and elbows.March 25, 2018 Cheetah III robot preps for a role as a first responder
Professor Sangbae Kim is now developing a third generation of his robotic cheetah that's commercially viable and can operate in emergency response environments.March 25, 2018 Introducing the Innovation Mentors
Through the pilot program Innovation Mentors, Senior Alli Davanzo helps fellow student innovators, entrepreneurs, and makers find the resources they need at MIT.March 24, 2018 A new way to find better battery materials
Professor Yang Shao-Horn has developed a new approach to analyzing and designing ion conductors that could help uncover better materials for next-generation lithium batteries.March 21, 2018 In field tests, device harvests water from desert air
A device developed by Professor Evelyn Wang has successfully harvested water from the desert air during field tests in Arizona. The system could provide drinking water even in extremely arid locations.
Using light to imprint features onto polymer or plastic, Associate Professor Nick Fang's research led his team to disprove the established diffraction limit.
The first hands-on classes to teach students not only how to design an object but also how to build it.