MIT-led team uses AI and machine learning to explore fundamental forces.
Sept. 24, 2020 • ~7 min
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Faculty from the departments of physics, chemical engineering, and mechanical engineering were selected for the 2020 Early Career Research Program.
July 15, 2020 • ~10 min
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Molecules containing heavy and deformed radioactive nuclei may help scientists to measure symmetry-violating phenomena and identify signs of dark matter.
May 27, 2020 • ~9 min
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Study identifies a transition in the strong nuclear force that illuminates the structure of a neutron star’s core.
Feb. 26, 2020 • ~10 min
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A new analysis puts dark matter back in the game as a possible source of energy excess at the galactic center.
Dec. 10, 2019 • ~8 min
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Joseph Formaggio explains the discovery that the ghostly particle must be no more than 1 electronvolt, half as massive as previously thought.
Sept. 16, 2019 • ~6 min
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With help from next-generation particle accelerators, the approach may nail down the rate of oxygen production in the universe.
Aug. 20, 2019 • ~9 min
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Prototype machine-learning technology co-developed by MIT scientists speeds processing by up to 175 times over traditional methods.
Aug. 19, 2019 • ~3 min
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Tracy Slatyer hunts through astrophysical data for clues to the invisible universe.
Aug. 15, 2019 • ~9 min
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Technique can spot anomalous particle smashups that may point to phenomena beyond the Standard Model.
July 25, 2019 • ~8 min
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