Since 2013, the Professor Amar G. Bose Research Grant has been supporting MIT faculty with big, bold, and unconventional research visions. In the latest round of grants, four proposals from six MIT...November 27, 2016 Four MIT students named 2017 Marshall Scholars
Matthew Cavuto is one of four MIT student winners of the 2016 Marshall Scholarship competition.November 22, 2016 Nylon fibers made to flex like muscles
Ian Hunter finds a simple and inexpensive new approach to creating bending artificial muscle fibers.November 17, 2016 Batch desalination configuration bests standard reverse osmosis approach
Emily Tow, left, and David Warsinger lead team in creating new reverse osmosis designs producing more clean water with less energy.November 15, 2016 Data-driven diabetes management
Smart insulin-pen cap from MechE alum lets patients and doctors track dosage data to better manage treatment.
Just returning from 15 days living undersea as part of Fabien Cousteau's Mission 31 project, MechE alumna Grace Young '14 reflects on her experience.
PhD candidate Folkers E. Rojas researches how to mitigate the impact of a Blowout Preventer failure by using a continuous feed of an occluding medium into an uncontrolled well.