New system of “strain engineering” can change a material’s optical, electrical, and thermal properties.
The prestigious awards are supporting five innovative projects that challenge established norms and have the potential to be world-changing.
MIT designers, researchers, and students collaborate with The Metropolitan Museum of Art and Microsoft to improve the connection between people and art.
The MIT Playwrights Lab founder discusses the varied connections between the sciences, technology, and the arts.
"Spider’s Canvas" features the sonification of a 3-D spider web, with each strand “tuned” to a different note.
Study explores the micromechanisms underlying regional economic diversification.
Four seniors in the Principles and Practices of Assistive Technology program designed an audible device to help an MIT employee navigate on the water.
The new center will explore how MIT can use virtual reality and artificial intelligence and other technologies to better serve human needs.
MIT researchers have demonstrated that a tungsten ditelluride-based transistor combines two different electronic states of matter.
New leadership team named for the Institute's interdisciplinary hub for advanced thinking in the science and engineering of computation.