MIT engineers have invented a bubble-wrapped, sponge-like device that soaks up natural sunlight and heats water to boiling temperatures, generating steam through its pores.
MIT News highlighted work in the S3TEC center led by Liang Fu investigating topological semimetals.
MIT News highlighted work in the S3TEC center led by Marin Soljacic which improves the efficiency of incandescent light bulbs to the level of some CFLs and LEDs.
Direct observations of Weyl points were named one of the top 10 breakthroughs of 2015 by physicsworld.com
Engines, laptops and power plants generate waste heat.