Addressing some of the greatest challenges of our time, we use pioneering approaches that range from basic scientific principles to complex engineering design, at scales from the nano to the macro.
Study finds that spider silk’s strength and ability to stretch help spider webs resist structural damage.
Minor variations in rainfall caused by climate change could cause major changes to groundwater supplies.
Hydrology, Chemistry, Fluid Mechanics, Microbiology
Material properties of soils and rocks; Multiscale research on materials and structures.
An interdisciplinary approach to Sustainable Transportation.
Interdisciplinary research headed by CEE faculty
Faculty research projects involving CEE graduate students
Work with CEE faculty and grad students.
Students describe their day-to-day experiences working in the lab or field.
A monthly one-page newsletter focusing on the work of CEE researchers.
Links to CEE theses on the MIT Libraries’ website