News

April 16, 2019
Albedo is the measure of solar energy reflected by the Earth’s surface. It can significantly influence climate and human health...
screen shot from CSHub animated video
August 6, 2018
Our pavements research focuses on improving structure and design for increased fuel efficiency, lower maintenance costs and bett...
July 25, 2018
The CSHub-developed Building Attribute to Impact Algorithm (BAIA) allows building designers to understand which design attribute...
Drawing of a truck and illustrations relating to fuel consumption and greenhouse gas emissions.
July 18, 2018
Pavement vehicle interaction (PVI) looks at the interaction between a vehicle’s tires and the roadway surface on which it is dri...
Graphic from CSHub building resilience info sheet
May 17, 2018
Our team recently released a new information sheet which discusses building resilience and a CSHub-developed life cycle cost ana...
May 3, 2018
Thibaut Divoux, a research scientist with the MIT Concrete Sustainability Hub (CSHub) and a member of the mixed unit CNRS-MIT, i...
Image from CSHub pavements info sheet
April 17, 2018
Our team recently released a pavements information sheet, which highlights key concepts and statistics from CSHub studies on lif...
Image: "Chief Resiliency Officer for the City of Houston Steve Costello talking about the impact of Hurricane Harvey at the PCA Spring Board and Committee Meetings." via @PCA_Daily
March 22, 2018
CSHub researchers participated in an Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) event in early Februrary called the “Forum on Life Cy...
CSHub researcher Mehdi Noori
December 5, 2017
CSHub Executive Director Jeremy Gregory traveled to Saratoga Springs, NY, to present at the NorthEast Regional ConcreteWorks con...
November 27, 2017
When sustained competition exists in a market, the price for similar goods is expected to go down. Our research on this topic il...
July 3, 2019

In an article in MIT News, CSHub researcher Kostas Keremidis describes his work simulating...

May 7, 2019

A highly porous material, cement tends to absorb water from precipitation and even ambient...

April 9, 2019

CSHub researcher Fengdi Guo hopes to make pavement preservation more cost effective by...

March 21, 2019

In an article published in USA Today, Dr. Jeremy Gregory, CSHub's executive director, discussed...

March 13, 2019

In response to The Guardian's concrete week series, CSHub principal investigators Dr....

March 5, 2019

On Tuesday, March 5, MIT Concrete Sustainability Hub Executive Director Jeremy Gregory and Dr....

March 4, 2019

In collaboration with Harvard University student Shahd Nara, Roxon has applied his love of cars...

December 26, 2018

Thomas Petersen is an avid marathoner who also happens to study pavement at CSHub. In this piece...

July 4, 2019

The buildings sector is one of the highest emitting sectors of the global economy, consuming 40...

June 27, 2019

From June 25–28, CSHub researchers attended the International...

June 4, 2019

On May 31, CSHub Executive Director Jeremy Gregory spoke at the...

January 17, 2019

CSHub traveled to Washington D.C. to attend the...

November 14, 2018
CSHub researchers traveled to Clearwater Beach, Florida to present at the National Disaster...
CSHub April 2018 TAG meeting
May 1, 2018
We welcomed members of our Industry Advisory Council (IAC) and Technical Advisory Groups (TAGs) to...
CSHub researcher Xin Xu presents at the Transportation Review Board Annual Meeting
January 19, 2018

CSHub researchers opened 2018 with presentations at...

Roland Pellenq leads a panel at the 2017 Concrete Symposium
May 22, 2017

Big cities are already in a period of unprecedented “...

MIT CSHub Faculty Director Franz Josef Ulm presents to USTDA Delegates from India
May 1, 2017

In March and April 2017, CSHub researchers traveled to Illinios, Colorado, Oklahoma, and...