News from September 2016
Patrick Day, Aldís Elfarsdóttir, and Patrick Kuiper
Thursday, September 29, 2016

Eliot House temperature-monitoring project seeks to conserve energy in winter

Steffi Sunny is pictured holding an endoscope.
Monday, September 26, 2016

An antifouling coating could help clinicians see clearly during endoscope procedures

The team’s experimental setup stretched a thick, soft elastomer — made from silicon rubber — at each of its corners.  Under this biaxial tension, the sample’s center deformed, breaking the geometrical symmetry and becoming suddenly flat.
Thursday, September 22, 2016

Harvard team experimentally proves decades-old theory, adding to pantheon of material functionality

SEAS student Cassie Lowell
Tuesday, September 20, 2016

Internship in Japan broadens student’s cultural horizons

Monday, September 19, 2016

Research quantifies effects of fires in Equatorial Asia, offers new approach to inform fire management efforts 

Image of Federico Capasso
Tuesday, September 13, 2016

Harvard physicist recognized for his pioneering research in quantum nanostructures, metamaterials and plasmonics

UTEC engineering students in the Active Learning Labs
Tuesday, September 13, 2016

Engineering students explore cleaner methods for mining gold

Barbara Grosz
Friday, September 9, 2016

New report examines how AI might affect urban life

Yordanos Tesfaye and Eden Abebe
Tuesday, September 6, 2016

Summer programs at SEAS teach high school students to think outside the box