Funding will support using light to study quantum materials and on twistronics research to advance superconductivity and quantum technologies.
By making their own lava and cooled glass, scientists find these materials likely aren’t responsible for the unexpected glow of some exoplanets.
MIT physicist led government-backed effort to study the challenges and solutions surrounding campus lab work.
Researchers devise an on-off system that allows high-fidelity operations and interconnection between processors.
A physicist employs super-resolution microscopy to peer inside living cells and witness never-before-seen phenomena.
A colliding star may have triggered the drastic transformation.
Faculty from the departments of physics, chemical engineering, and mechanical engineering were selected for the 2020 Early Career Research Program.
MIT Department of Economics establishes new professorship honoring Institute professor and Nobel laureate.
Professors earn tenure in the departments of Brain and Cognitive Sciences, Chemistry, Mathematics, and Physics.
“Light squeezer” reduces quantum noise in lasers, could enhance quantum computing and gravitational-wave detection.
Study shows LIGO’s 40-kilogram mirrors can move in response to tiny quantum effects, revealing the “spooky popcorn of the universe.”