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 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,...April 7, 2016 Professor Koichi Masubuchi, Leading Expert in Welding Science and Fabrication Technology, Passes Away at 92.
Dr. Koichi Masubuchi, Professor Emeritus of Ocean Engineering, passed away on April 1, 2016, at the age of 92 years old, in Concord, Mass.Professor Masubuchi was a leading expert in welding science...
In this year’s Class 2.12: Introduction to Robotics, undergraduate students joined forces to build a robot that can emulate complex human movement with a soccer-theme.
Associate Professor Sangbae Kim describes his cutting-edge research in the area of biomimetics, the study of biological systems as models for the design and engineering of robots.