A portable ultrasound scanner is a marvelous device for medical diagnostic imaging — safe, painless, relatively inexpensive, and available instantly in a medical office or at a patient&rsquo...April 11, 2016 MechE Students Win 2016 Lemelson-MIT Student Prize
PhD student Dan Dorsch wins $15,000 "Drive it" prize for his invention of the first lightweight, clutchless hybrid transmission.April 11, 2016 For Stronger, Lighter, Cheaper Materials, Scroll Up
Class project leads to discovery of a cheaper way to make efficient water filters from nanoscrolls.April 7, 2016 QS World University Rankings Rates MIT MechE No. 1 for Mechanical Engineering, Along with 11 Other Subjects
QS World University Rankings rates MIT MechE No. 1 for mechanical engineering.April 7, 2016 Two MIT Faculty Win 2016 NSF CAREER Awards
The National Science Foundation (NSF) honored 160 new rising stars in science and engineering through its Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) program.MIT faculty members James Swan,...
PhD candidate Thomas Ober discusses his thesis research: the development of a basic tool set and framework for using microfluidic devices to characterize viscoelastic liquids at large deformation rates.
Using light to imprint features onto polymer or plastic, Associate Professor Nick Fang's research led his team to disprove the established diffraction limit.