Fabric samples are headed to the International Space Station for resiliency testing; possible applications include cosmic dust detectors or spacesuit smart skins.
What's SSUP? The Sample, Simulate, Update cognitive model developed by MIT researchers learns to use tools like humans do.
Fluorescent imaging technique simultaneously captures different signal types from multiple locations in a live cell.
Family of compounds could someday be useful for fuel cells, supercapacitors, catalysts, and sensors.
In a new realm of materials, PhD student Thanh Nguyen uses neutrons to hunt for exotic properties that could power real-world applications.
Study suggests mechanical properties of spike proteins can predict infectivity and lethality of different coronaviruses.
The subunits could be robotically assembled to produce large, complex objects, including cars, robots, or wind turbine blades.
Device could provide pressurized steam to run autoclaves without the need for electricity in off-grid areas.
MIT Task Force on the Work of the Future identifies ways to align new technologies with durable careers.
MIT is among nine universities selected as part of a program sponsored by the DoE to support science-based modeling and simulation and exascale computing technologies.