Chemical engineering and chemistry postdocs “expected to become the next generation of leaders and innovators in science, engineering, and technology.”
“Quantum dots” that emit infrared light enable highly detailed images of internal body structures.
Specialized droplets interact with bacteria and can be analyzed using a smartphone.
Beckman Foundation grant helps secure cryo-electron microscopy at MIT.nano facility.
With support from the Toyota Research Institute, MIT faculty will focus on next-generation energy storage.
New technique can reveal exposure to aflatoxin, a potent carcinogen, before tumors develop.
A trailblazing industrial and environmental chemist, Ellen Swallow Richards was MIT’s first female graduate and first female instructor.
MIT ranked within the top 5 for 19 of 46 subject areas.
New estimate predates earliest fossil evidence by 800 million years.