MIT Hyperloop team, including several MechE students, won the first round of Elon Musk's Hyperloop design competition.January 24, 2016 A New Quantum Approach to Big Data
Professor Seth Lloyd has developed a way to help solve the problems of big data with quantum mechanics.January 21, 2016 Scientists Tune Polymer Material’s Transparency
Pedro Reis has come up with a theory to accurately predict exactly how much light is transmitted through a material.January 12, 2016 Senior Larissa Senatus Learns About the World by Doing
Senior Larissa Senatus, who learns about the world by doing, looks forward to a hands-on career of creating things and inspiring high school students back in Haiti.January 10, 2016 Three from MIT Named Inaugural Schwarzman Scholars
Two MIT undergraduates and one MIT alumna were named Schwarzman Scholars and will be awarded a year of study and leadership training at Tsinghua University in Beijing, China. Over 3,000 candidates...
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.
MIT graduate student Katy Olesnavage redesigns the Jaipur Foot to create a high-value prosthesis at a low cost for those in need in developing countries.