In a first, researchers have observed how lithium ions flow through a battery interface, which could help engineers optimize the material’s design.
Antora Energy, co-founded by David Bierman SM ’14, PhD ’17, is commercializing a thermal battery that lets manufacturers use renewable energy around the clock.
Critical needs for curbing greenhouse gases include non-fossil fuel aviation, buildings, electric grids, industrial processes, and the potential of fusion power.
The illustrious prize supports early-career scientists and engineers as they pursue interdisciplinary work.
With the support of each other and MIT faculty, students in the MCSC’s Climate and Sustainability Scholars Program are making their impact on real-world climate challenges.
Researchers urge industry and the research community to explore electrification pathways to reduce chemical industry emissions.