MTL News Archives for 2013

July 31, 2013

In it for the long run

When Millie Dresselhaus won the prestigious Kavli Award last year, she put her money where her career has been.

July 22, 2013

Kripa Varanasi wins ASME Heat Transfer prize

Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering Kripa Varanasi was recently selected to receive the 2013 Bergles-Rohsenow Young Investigator Award in Heat Transfer.

July 18, 2013

Explained: Hydrophobic and hydrophilic

Better understanding of how surfaces attract or repel water could improve everything from power plants to ketchup bottles.

July 3, 2013

High potential

Tomás Palacios investigates use of 'extreme materials' in electronics, which could reduce energy consumption and make computers far faster.