MultiScale Material Science for Energy and Environment research partnership could reduce the carbon footprint of materials such as concrete.
Sept. 12, 2016 • ~5 min
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July 26, 2016 • ~4 min
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New understanding of concrete’s properties could increase lifetime of the building material, decrease emissions.
July 21, 2016 • ~15 min
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Delegates from the U.S. Trade and Development Agency's Global Procurement Initiative visited MIT to learn about innovative life cycle cost analysis models.
March 8, 2016 • ~4 min
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Research aims to encourage decision makers to think of infrastructure as part of the solution in a carbon constrained environment.
Feb. 29, 2016 • ~6 min
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Findings may guide development of formulas to make the material more durable, less CO2-intensive.
Feb. 8, 2016 • ~6 min
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New research shows concrete is a strong choice for the long-term confinement of nuclear waste.
Nov. 19, 2015 • ~3 min
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Franz-Josef Ulm explores the physics of dirty materials and messy systems to advance sustainable infrastructure and clean energy technology.
Aug. 13, 2015 • ~8 min
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A leader in the field of cement chemistry, Jennings developed the first fully quantitative model of the nanostructure of CSH, the major component of hydrated cement.
July 14, 2015 • ~20 min
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