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In this year’s Class 2.12: Introduction to Robotics, undergraduate students joined forces to build a robot that can emulate complex human movement with a soccer-theme.
Using light to imprint features onto polymer or plastic, Associate Professor Nick Fang's research led his team to disprove the established diffraction limit.
PhD candidate Thomas Ober discusses his thesis research: the development of a basic tool set and framework for using microfluidic devices to characterize viscoelastic liquids at large deformation rates.
MIT engineer’s research on surfaces is improving everything from power plants to ketchup bottles.
Members of MechE, including the Sloan Automotive Laboratory, GEAR Lab, and Electrochemical Energy Lab, move into Building 31 after a $52 million renovation.
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