Content tagged ‘international collaborations’

J-WAFS: A Nexus for Water and Food Research at MIT

Summer 2015

Professor John Lienhard discusses the transformative work of the Abdul Latif Jameel World Water and Food Security Lab.

Cheaper, Energy Efficient Ways to Desalinate Water

Summer 2015

Jeffrey Grossman and Evelyn Wang are searching for ways to make clean water.

Detecting Leaks with Robots, Wireless Sensors

Summer 2015

Kamal Youcef-Toumi and Andrew Whittle are working to increase the world water supply by decreasing loss of water through leaks.

MIT Problem Solvers on the World Stage

Continuum, April 14th, 2015

Contest Crowdsources Solutions to Climate Change

Continuum, December 3rd, 2014

The Future Is Cities

Winter 2014

Cities are growing faster than you can say megalopolis, and thanks to social media and the Internet, global climate change and a bad economy, the American dream of ownership is changing, and we are finding ourselves living in inclusive cities, sharing our houses, cars, bikes, offices, and more.

Trickle Down Effect

Spring 2012

Ruben Juanes’ work has profound implications for carbon sequestration, which can help prevent global warming.