Longtime professor of mechanical engineering influenced nuclear reactor design and shaped thermodynamics education at MIT.
The new observations record a key crossover from classical to quantum behavior.
New results show North Atlantic hurricanes have increased in frequency over the last 150 years.
APS names Bourouiba, Grego, Liu, Peacock, Winslow, and Yildiz as MIT’s newest fellows for their contributions to physics.
Udayan Umapathi SM ’17 and Will Langford SM ’14, PhD ’19 are co-founders of a Media Lab spinoff building a full-stack platform to enable automation for genomics and genetic engineering.
Probstein’s research had diverse applications in fields including aeronautics, energy, desalination, and soil decontamination.
The results may help engineers develop a way to inject drugs without needles.
MIT team looks at classroom configurations and offers modifications to enhance safety during Covid-19 pandemic.
Applied in the field, a new model reduced quakes from oil and gas processes; could help manage seismic events from carbon sequestration.
Interest is growing in mining the ocean for valuable metals. A new study helps gauge the extent of the impact.
“This is the key, the linchpin that will set a lot of things in the right direction,” says the mechanical engineering professor.