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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.
Professor Maria Yang has discovered valuable strategies and techniques for designing both consumer products and complex engineering systems, partnering with NASA, Ferrari, and IBM.
The first hands-on classes to teach students not only how to design an object but also how to build it.
Researchers across MIT’s Department of Mechanical Engineering are racing to develop energy conversion and storage technologies from renewable sources such as wind, wave, solar, and thermal.
Steven Keating SM'12, PhD '16 inspired millions with his research-driven approach to battling cancer and his advocacy for open patient health data.
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