News

Sat, 01/28/2017

The US Department of Energy (DOE) has announced a new institute named "Rapid Advancement in Process Intensification Deployment (RAPID) Manufacturing Institute", which involves AIChE, MIT Energy Initiative (MITEI), and several industrial companies. Professor Strano is the MIT PI for the institute...

Sun, 01/15/2017

The first ever issue of Nature Reviews Chemistry carries a highlight on SRG work about the phase transitions of water inside single carbon nanotubes. Congratulations!

A link to the highlight, titled "Phase transition: Cold as ice" is as follows:

Fri, 01/06/2017

SRG work on developing an explosive-detecting spinach plant, recently published in the journal Nature Materials, was featured by BostInno as one of the top 7 innovative things to come out of MIT in 2015! Congratulations!

The article can be accessed here:

Thu, 12/29/2016

In a news article, AccuWeather covered recent SRG work on the phase behavior of water inside carbon nanotubes. This work, published in the journal Nature Nanotechnlogy, showed the existence of solid water phases at temperatures exceeding 100 degrees Celsius, the conventional boiling point of...

Mon, 12/05/2016

The link to the article on Forbes is: http://www.forbes.com/sites/samlemonick/2016/12/05/a-weird-new-property-...

This work was also covered by MIT News...

Mon, 12/05/2016

The link to the segment is: http://www.sciencefriday.com/segments/no-nose-but-a-heck-of-a-sniffer/

The work was also featured on MIT News and on the MIT Homepage:

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Wed, 11/30/2016

SRG work on "Observation of extreme phase transition temperatures of water confined inside isolated carbon nanotubes", published in Nature Nanotechnology recently (http://www.nature.com/nnano/journal/vaop/...