The Assistive Technologies Hackathon is a one-day event that brings people living with disabilities together with undergraduate, graduate, and PhD students to build prototypes of assistive devices.March 6, 2018 Smart manufacturing program boosts productivity in factories
MIT Smart Manufacturing Leadership Program led by Brian Anthony provides education and hands-on experience to leaders at manufacturing giant Arconic.February 28, 2018 Bringing meaningful technologies to market
Senior and Rhodes Scholar Matthew Chun wants to promote innovation that enhances quality of life in developing countries.February 28, 2018 Jani Adcock and Drew Bent named Knight-Hennessy Scholars
As one of the first ever Knight-Hennessy Scholars, Jani Adcock hopes to develop numerical methods for more accurate and rapid simulations to open new avenues for renewable energy generation and efficient energy use.February 27, 2018 MIT rates No. 1 in 12 subjects in 2018 QS World University Rankings
In their annual rankings for 2018, QS World University Rankings rated MIT's Department of Mechanical Engineering the number one mechanical engineering program in the world.
Professor Rohit Karnik addresses real-world challenges with his micro- and nano-fluidics research, uncovering the unique behavior of fluid flow at the molecular level.
Pedro Reis' work focuses on the mechanics of large deformations of thin structures, towards devising novel functionalities over a wide range of length scales, from the very small to the very large.