New method to prevent undersea ice clogs
April 12, 2012Surface coatings developed by MIT researchers could inhibit buildup of methane hydrates that can block deep-sea oil and gas wells.
November 8, 2011Advanced mathematical techniques enable AUVs to survey large, complex and cluttered seascapes.
Admiral Thad Allen explains leadership during crisis
May 27, 2011Former Sloan Fellow speaks with Dean Schmittlein about response to Deepwater Horizon oil spill.
CEE's Eric Adams receives the Ig Nobel Prize in chemistry
October 21, 2010Environmental engineers share prize with BP for work that proved oil and water really do mix
Better prepared next time
September 30, 2010Lessons learned from the BP oil spill could help both companies and regulators to be more ready for the next emergency.
Facilities EHS manager helping with Gulf oil-spill relief efforts
July 15, 2010Ed Akerley called into duty with U.S. Coast Guard
3 Questions: John Marshall on the Gulf of Mexico oil spill
June 1, 2010An MIT oceanographer discusses why ‘we have never had a spill like this’ — and what that means for cleanup efforts.
Oil spills, safety and system design and management
May 17, 2010Interdisciplinary thesis explores complexity of safety in organizations with a culture of blame and ways to address this
Slideshow: Mapping the oil spill
May 17, 2010MIT student leads project using balloons and kites to provide aerial documentation of the Gulf oil slick’s extent and effects