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Top ILP member company executives join Director of the MIT Energy Initiative and Chevron Professor of Chemical Engineering Bob Armstrong to discuss the energy imperatives of the new urban environment and the potential of the latest devel...
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From 2000 to 2010, China's energy use grew 130 percent, and it continues to grow along with China’s urban centers. Fueling rapid urban expansion will require a refined and integrated energy program for the country, one which confronts pr...
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Practical systems offer efficient solutions to the challenges facing wireless communications in dense urban areas. MegaMIMO enables independent devices to act as one humongous MIMO transmitter, delivering 10x higher data rates for WiFi a...
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In order to understand the behaviors and patterns of growing population in modern cities, a rich information source is to utilize carrier’s mobile brand band data. However, due to the sheer volume, pattern mining and modeling is a non-tr...
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The Internet of Things allows accurate tracking of items and people. Integrating this high-resolution data into a City Nervous System can dramatically improve city-level outcomes. The structure and dynamics of the interactions among city...
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The Energy Proforma© is an openly accessible online tool that enables urban designers, developers, regulators and researchers to assess the relative energy consumption among proposed neighborhood designs. Based on empirical analysis of o...
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Top ILP member company executives join MIT Industrial Liaison Program Executive Director Karl Koster to discuss the challenges posed by rapid urbanization in China and explore potential opportunities, strategies, and technologies that wi...
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China surpassed the US as the world’s largest automobile market in 2009, leading to visible environmental crises and congestion, but the nationwide increase conceals crucial differences between cities. Both Beijing and Shanghai had about...
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Innovations in electrochemical technologies are paving two complementary pathways towards a more sustainable future. Large-format Liquid Metal Batteries (LMBs) reduce price volatility and increase reliability, especially in urban setting...
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Water supply is a growing challenge worldwide. Water scarcity affects both the developed and the developing world, and it affects regions that are considered dry as well as regions that are not. Water research at MIT covers all aspects o...
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Geology provides the essential context for planning and designing cities. Frequently seen as a solution to problems of urban congestion, the underground environment offers space for transportation, utilities and other critical infrastruc...
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