Researchers have designed a simple, low-cost device for subcutaneous injection of viscous formulations.
Aug. 24, 2020 • ~7 min
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Bubbly buildup can hinder many industrial processes, but a new method can reduce or even eliminate it.
Feb. 11, 2020 • ~6 min
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MIT and University of Colorado researchers are collaborating on an experiment to be sent to the International Space Station.
Nov. 1, 2019 • ~7 min
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Engineers design surfaces that send rain flying away, potentially preventing icing or soaking.
June 27, 2019 • ~6 min
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A slippery surface for liquids with very low surface tension promotes droplet formation, facilitating heat transfer.
May 15, 2019 • ~7 min
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Engineered surface treatment developed at MIT can reduce waste and improve efficiency in many processes.
April 22, 2019 • ~8 min
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The PhD candidate was honored at the 2015 World Hydropower Congress in May.
July 2, 2015 • ~1 min
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Startup brings nonstick coating to consumer goods packaging in major licensing deal.
June 30, 2015 • ~9 min
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