Materials Science and Engineering

Bose grants reward risk

November 16, 2014

Bose grants reward risk

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Anne Trafton | MIT News Office

Solar cells made from coal, smart nanoparticles that work with bacteria to fight cancer, and an effort to enhance human cognition by stimulating brain waves are just a few examples of the high-risk

Magnetic brain stimulation

March 12, 2015

Magnetic brain stimulation

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David L. Chandler | MIT News Office

Researchers at MIT have developed a method to stimulate brain tissue using external magnetic fields and injected magnetic nanoparticles — a technique allowing direct stimulation of neurons, which c

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