Winners and losers in a warming ocean
July 29, 2013MIT researchers build a marine ecosystem model to explore the effects of climate change on phytoplankton.
When fluid dynamics mimic quantum mechanics
July 28, 2013MIT researchers expand the range of quantum behaviors that can be replicated in fluidic systems, offering a new perspective on wave-particle duality.
Improved nuclear fuel-rod cladding might prevent future Fukushimas
July 25, 2013A substitute for traditional zircaloy could greatly reduce the danger of hydrogen explosions.
How anti-poverty programs go viral
July 25, 2013Study: Getting the well-connected to spread the word helps more people learn about microfinance programs in rural India.
Neuroscientists plant false memories in the brain
July 25, 2013MIT study also pinpoints where the brain stores memory traces, both false and authentic.
CSAIL researchers develop new ways to streamline, simplify 3-D printing
July 24, 2013New research to be presented at the 2013 SIGGRAPH computer graphics conference could transform field of 3-D printing.
MIT Portugal program renewed for another five years
July 5, 2013
New system uses low-power Wi-Fi signal to track moving humans — even behind walls
June 27, 2013‘Wi-Vi’ is based on a concept similar to radar and sonar imaging.
New algorithm finds best routes for one-way car sharing
June 23, 2013The most efficient car-sharing, researchers find, also includes shuttle services.
AeroAstro team awarded funds for DiaMonD CenterSubscribe
June 18, 2013Multi-institutional center will address applied mathematics challenges in modeling and simulation for complex problems