Solving a longstanding conundrum in heat transfer | MIT News

It’s a downside that has beguiled scientists for a century. However, buoyed by a $625,000 Distinguished Early Profession Award from the U.S. Division of Power (DoE), Matteo Bucci, an affiliate professor within the Division of Nuclear Science and Engineering (NSE), hopes to be near a solution. Tackling the boiling disaster Whether or not you’re heating a … Read more

Pursuing a practical approach to research | MIT News

Koroush Shirvan, the John Clark Hardwick Career Development Professor in the Department of Nuclear Science and Engineering (NSE), knows that the nuclear industry has traditionally been wary of innovations until they are shown to have proven utility. As a result, he has relentlessly focused on practical applications in his research, work that has netted him … Read more