Company working with Sikes Lab to test feasibility of low-cost diagnostic that could be manufactured by the millions each day.
July 14, 2020 • ~7 min
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Coal could someday be used to make a variety of useful devices, researchers suggest.
April 27, 2020 • ~7 min
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At the sixth annual Mechanical Engineering Research Exhibition, graduate students and postdocs sharpen their communication and presentation skills.
Oct. 29, 2019 • ~9 min
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An affordable, easy-to-use handheld sensor, soon to enter the market, can indicate the presence of bacterial contaminants in food in seconds.
April 9, 2019 • ~8 min
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From digital circuits to ingestible robots, the Institute has helped spearhead key innovations in the technology revolution.
Feb. 25, 2019 • ~9 min
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New test rapidly evaluates the effect of drugs and potentially toxic compounds on cells.
Feb. 5, 2019 • ~6 min
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The silent, lightweight aircraft doesn’t depend on fossil fuels or batteries.
Nov. 21, 2018 • ~8 min
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Innovative approach to controlling magnetism could lead to next-generation memory and logic devices.
Nov. 12, 2018 • ~8 min
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MIT engineers develop a way to triple the survival time for swimmers in wetsuits.
June 19, 2018 • ~9 min
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Institute Professor chosen to help forge connections and identify opportunities for sustained international cooperation.
June 18, 2018 • ~2 min
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