Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)

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December 3, 2018 | Source: MIT News, news.mit.edu, Adam Conner-Simons & Rachel Gordon, 12 June 2018
Artificial Intelligence (AI)-driven system can accurately locate, determine posture of and track multiple individuals even in the dark and through walls. Massachusetts Institute...
October 22, 2018 | Source: Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), news.mit.edu, 26 Apr 2018, David L. Chandler
Artificial optical materials could allow cheaper, flatter, more efficient detectors for night vision and other uses. A new way of taking images in the mid-infrared part of the...
September 10, 2018 | Source: Massachusetts Institute of Technology, news.mit.edu, 29 June 2018, David L. Chandler
MIT-developed process could offer nontoxic alternative to environmentally harmful chemicals. Fabrics that resist water are essential for everything from rainwear to military tents...
August 27, 2018 | Source: Massachusetts Institute of Technology, news.mit.edu, 3 Apr 2018, David L. Chandler
Self-healing metal oxides could protect against corrosion. Researchers find an ultrathin layer of aluminum oxide, though solid, can flow like a liquid instead of cracking...
July 16, 2018 | Source: USC University of Southern California, viterbischool.usc.edu, 11 Apr 2018, Ashleen Knutsen
Researchers have been pushing the capabilities of materials by carefully designing precise structures that exhibit abnormal properties that can control acoustic or optical waves...
July 2, 2018 | Source: MIT News, news.mit.edu, 19 June 2018, David Chandler
MIT engineers develop a way to triple the survival time for swimmers in wetsuits. When Navy SEALs carry out dives in Arctic waters, or when rescue teams are diving under ice-...
April 15, 2018 | Source: Massachusetts Institute of Technology, news.mit.edu, 4 Dec 2017, Larry Hardesty
“Two-dimensional materials” — materials deposited in layers that are only a few atoms thick — are promising for both high-performance electronics and flexible, transparent...
April 9, 2018 | Source: MIT News, news.mit.edu, 13 March 2018, Rob Matheson
Can the Skydio become your ultimate wingman? If you’re a rock climber, hiker, runner, dancer, or anyone who likes recording themselves while in motion, a personal drone companion...
March 17, 2018 | Source: Massachusetts Institute of Technology, news.mit.edu, 3 Apr 2017, Jennifer Chu
New technique produces highly conductive graphene wafers. From an electron’s point of view, graphene must be a hair-raising thrill ride. For years, scientists have observed that...
February 12, 2018 | Source: Massachusetts Institute of Technology, news.mit.edu, 22 Nov 2017, David L. Chandler
When spraying metal coatings, melting hurts rather than helps, MIT research reveals. When bonding two pieces of metal, either the metals must melt a bit where they meet or some...