A team of MIT researchers is using the thermodynamic properties of water evaporation to bring off-grid cold storage of produce to remote, arid regions.
With the campus shut down by Covid-19, the spring D-Lab class Water, Climate Change, and Health had to adapt.
MIT D-Lab and local community partners to deliver virtual trainings on making masks, hand sanitizer, vertical gardens, and portable chicken coops.
Entrepreneurial groups around the Institute have launched initiatives to address challenges brought on by the Covid-19 pandemic.
Envisioning the future (and challenges) of designing affordable technology-enabled mobility devices.
Mechanical engineering students in MIT D-Lab are working with collaborators in Uganda on a solution for the health hazards associated with wood-burning stoves.
D-Lab noted for its "work to address the daily challenges of poverty through design."
Professors Lienhard, Murcott, Olsen, and Rayo honored as Committed to Caring mentors.
The one-year Scale-Ups Fellowships program provides each fellow with a $20,000 grant and support tailored to address their specific needs.
Award from USAID will support research collaborations through new Center of Excellence in Energy at Ain Shams University in Cairo.