Nuclear Science and Engineering
System detects direct signals of neural activity; could reveal patterns underlying behavior.
MIT’s Committed to Caring Award selects third slate of dedicated professors.
New isotope-detection method could prove compliance but avoid divulging secrets.
Researchers find an ultrathin layer of aluminum oxide, though solid, can flow like a liquid instead of cracking.
Graduate engineering program is No. 1 in the nation; MIT Sloan is No. 5.
Goal is for research to produce a working pilot plant within 15 years.
Advance holds promise for “wiring” of quantum computers and other systems, and opens new avenues for understanding basic workings of the quantum realm.
With the aid of the Compact Muon Solenid detector at the Large Hadron Collider, a Laboratory for Nuclear Science-led group seeks to further understand the building blocks of matter.