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New fibers can deliver many simultaneous stimuli

January 19, 2015

Implanted into the brain or spinal column, they can transmit drugs, light, and electrical signals.

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Watching how cells interact

January 15, 2015

New device allows scientists to glimpse communication between immune cells.

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Tonio Buonassisi seeks to make solar cells competitive

January 13, 2015

Mechanical engineering professor pursues a vision of a cleaner, more energy-efficient world.

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Toward quantum chips

January 9, 2015

Packing single-photon detectors on an optical chip is a crucial step toward quantum-computational circuits.

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Calling quantum dots to order

January 5, 2015

MIT chemical engineering graduate student Mark Weidman and colleagues demonstrate how to synthesize lead sulfide nanocrystals of uniform size.

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Vivienne Sze receives DARPA 2014 Young Faculty Award

December 22, 2014

Sze's research focuses on energy-efficient multimedia systems

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New law for superconductors

December 17, 2014

Mathematical description of relationship between thickness, temperature, and resistivity could spur advances.

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Jesús del Alamo is named an American Physical Society Fellow

Citation "for fundamental contributions to the development of III-V compound semiconductor electronics"

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Antoniadis is winner of 2015 IEEE Jun-ichi Nishizawa Medal

December 11, 2014

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Paper by Velasquez Group receives recognition by the IEEE Journal of Microelectromechanical Systems

December 10, 2014

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