Branchlike metallic filaments can sap the power of solid-state lithium batteries. A new study explains how they form and how to divert them.
Nonabah Lane, Navajo educator and environmental sustainability specialist with numerous ties to MIT, dies at 46
Lane leaves a lasting legacy at the Institute and on tribal communities around the country.
Pacemakers and other medical devices, as well as long-distance drones and remote sensors, could require fewer battery replacements with new approach.
A technique for synthesizing many “white graphene” nanotubes at a time paves the way for stronger, heat-resistant composites, and membranes for renewable energy.
MIT spinout 24M Technologies designed a battery that reduces the cost of manufacturing lithium-ion cells.
A new field study reveals a previously unobserved fluid dynamic process that is key to assessing impact of deep-sea mining operations.
MIT researchers find that changing the pH of a system solves a decades-old problem.
The MIT professor's work could enable long-term storage of renewable energy.
MIT Energy Initiative report supports energy storage paired with renewable energy to achieve clean energy grids.
The design could someday enable a fully decarbonized power grid, researchers say.