Chemistry and chemical engineering
New coating for hip implants could prevent premature failure
April 18, 2012Nanoscale films developed at MIT promote bone growth, creating a stronger seal between implants and patients’ own bone.
13 faculty members elected to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences
April 17, 2012
MIT students teach hands-on learning abroad
April 9, 2012MISTI Global Teaching Labs attracts students looking to share the Institute's unique approach to science and engineering education.
Two from MIT named Goldwater Scholars
March 29, 2012Undergraduates receive top honor in collegiate math, science and engineering education.
Five faculty to receive ACS awards
March 13, 2012
Professor Alice Ting wins Vilcek Foundation Prize for Creative Promise in Biomedical Science
February 13, 2012Honored for her contribution to technologies for protein visualization in living cells.
Five MIT engineers named to National Academy of Engineering
February 9, 2012Several Institute alumni also among 66 new members announced today.
Cohen, Hinckley named Gates Cambridge Scholars for 2012
February 9, 2012Two MIT seniors to pursue graduate degrees at the University of Cambridge.
MIT to launch Institute for Medical Engineering and Science
February 2, 2012Based in School of Engineering but spanning all of MIT, IMES will be led by Arup K. Chakraborty.
Research update: Sharpening the lines
December 14, 2011New advance could lead to even smaller features in the constant quest for more compact, faster microchips.
Four from MIT named AAAS fellows
December 9, 2011
Harold Somers Mickley, alumnus and former chair of the MIT faculty, dies at 93
December 7, 2011
Allen Lin ’11, MEng ’11 named Marshall Scholar
November 23, 2011Recent alum will hone interests in policy, synthetic biology through study in the United Kingdom.
Living cells say: Can you hear me now?
November 17, 2011Researchers find that cells’ chemical signaling includes a way to tell whether signals are being received or not.
Gobind Khorana, MIT professor emeritus, dies at 89
November 10, 2011Nobel-winning biochemist made seminal contributions to genetics, was a loyal teacher and mentor.