The results could help scientists unravel the processes underlying plate tectonics.
Interest is growing in mining the ocean for valuable metals. A new study helps gauge the extent of the impact.
Professor Emeritus Justin “Jake” Kerwin, an expert in propeller design and ship hydrodynamics, dies at 90
In over four decades at MIT, Kerwin led the marine propeller research program, pioneered the use of computation in propeller design, and developed a new system for yacht racing.
Fiore brings a breadth of expertise in climate science, atmospheric chemistry, and air pollution to MIT.
“This is a really exciting time to be a roboticist who also cares about the environment,” says PhD student Victoria Preston.
SuperUROP scholars apply deep learning to improve accuracy of climate models, profitably match computers in the cloud with customers, and more.
Climate projections could be off by five years, researchers find.
The bacteria scrub out nitrogen, potentially defending against certain nutrient overloads.
MIT EAPS researchers find the impressive mountain range formed over a series of impacts, not a single event, as previously thought.
Funding will support workshops to advance research, development, and translation in emerging areas of socioresilient and sustainable infrastructure, and in ocean environments.