[Jun 11, 2020] Lluis Salo received MIT's School of Engineering 2020-21 MATLAB Engineering Fellowship. Congratulations!
[Jun 3, 2020] Josimar da Silva's paper, in collaboration with Hannah Byrne, Andreas Plesch and John Shaw from Harvard, revisiting the classic experiment on earthquake control at Rangely, published in Geophysical Research Letters. (Read the paper)
[Apr 13, 2020] Yue (Olivia) Meng and Bauyrzhan Primkulov's paper, in collaboration with Zhibing Yang from Wuhan University and Fiona Kwok from Hong Kong University, on jamming transition and emergence of fracturing in wet granular media, published as a Rapid Communication in Physical Review Research. (Read the paper)
[Mar 24, 2020] Luis Cueto's paper, in collaboration with Xiaojing (Ruby) Fu, on the interplay between fingering instabilities and initial soil moisture in solute transport through the vadose zone, published in Water. (Read the paper)
[Mar 23, 2020] Luis Cueto's paper, in collaboration with Xiaojing (Ruby) Fu, on simulation of unstable preferential flow during water infiltration into heterogeneous dry soil, published in Water. (Read the paper)
[Jan 29, 2020] Christos Nicolaides and Luis Cueto's paper, in collaboration with Marta Gonzalez from UC Berkeley, on hand-hygiene mitigation strategies against global disease spreading, just published in the special issue Risk Analysis & Coronaviruses. (Read the paper)
* News coverage: MIT News, Society of Risk Analysis (press release), World Economic Forum, CNBC, USA Today, The Atlantic, The Washington Times, CBS Boston (video), The Telegraph (UK), The Independent (UK), Metro (UK), Express (UK), Daily Mail (UK), Medical XPress, MedicalNews Today, Times of India, Focus (Italy), WIRED (Italy), Consumer Affairs, Deutsches Arzteblatt (Germany), El Agora (Spain), El Confidencial (Spain)
[Jan 24, 2020] Bauyrzhan Primkulov's paper, in collaboration with Amir Pahlavan, Lydia Bourouiba and John Bush, on spin coating of capillary tubes, published in Journal of Fluid Mechanics. (Read the paper)