Expert in distributed computing to join department leadership.
Ranked No. 1 for the fifth straight year, the Institute also places first in 12 of 42 disciplines.
Device that measures growth of many individual cells simultaneously could lead to rapid tests for antibiotics.
Summer Scholar Victoria Yao experiments with water-based, flow-driven battery concept in Brushett Lab.
Branchlike deposits grow on lithium electrode surfaces in two ways, one much more damaging.
Engineer’s designs may help purify water, diagnose disease in remote regions of world.
MIT researchers find a way to make pesticides stick to leaves instead of bouncing off.
Summer Scholar Jennifer Coulter works on computer simulations with associate professor of materials science Alfredo Alexander-Katz.
Big-data analysis could give city planners timelier, more accurate alternatives to commuter surveys.
Exposed in step-like formation, layers of new photovoltaic cell harvest more of sun’s energy.