MTL News

October 20, 2016

Collectors' Items

A closer look at two next-generation devices for capturing medical data

October 13, 2016

Electron-phonon interactions affect heat dissipation in computer chips

Study shows particle collisions may explain overheated circuits, improve thermoelectric devices.

October 11, 2016

New kind of supercapacitor made without carbon

Energy storage device could deliver more power than current versions of this technology.

October 6, 2016

Nanoscale Dimensions & Increasing Innovation Density

Karen Gleason focuses on modifying surfaces on the nanoscale and translating those improvements to larger areas and higher volume commercial uses.

October 6, 2016

Manufacturing microspheres

Technique developed by Dr. Luis Velasquez-Garcia in MTL mass-produces uniform, encapsulated particles for pharmaceuticals, many other uses.

September 30, 2016

Nanosensors could help determine tumors' ability to remodel tissue

Measuring enzyme levels could help doctors select appropriate treatments.

September 16, 2016

Flickr Update: Patricia Burkhart's Retirement Party and Welcome Back Barbecue

Friday, September 9, 2016

September 13, 2016

MIT joins $171M public-private consortium on manufacturing flexible electronics

Government, industry, and academia partner to bring new generation of electronics to commercial scale.

September 13, 2016

Tiny gold grids yielding secrets

Summer Scholar Justin Cheng explores process in Berggren group for making ordered metal nanostructures that display interesting new properties.

September 7, 2016

Microchip enables fast, precise measurement of single-cell growth

Device that measures growth of many individual cells simultaneously could lead to rapid tests for antibiotics.

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