Department Head; Ford Professor of Engineering
A device developed by Evelyn Wang's team harvests clean drinking water from vapor in the air, even in the most arid conditions.
A device developed by graduate student Lin Zhao, Professor Evelyn Wang, and Professor Gang Chen, could provide pressurized steam to run autoclaves without the need for electricity in off-grid areas.
A passive solar-powered desalination system developed by Professor Evelyn Wang and Professor John Lienhard achieves a new level of efficiency in harnessing sunlight to make fresh potable water from seawater.
MASSACHUSETTS INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY (MIT)B.Eng.