In The News

Exterior of a fortified home in Breezy Point, NY. Photographer: Gaia Squarci
Bloomberg: Why aren't people buying hurricane-proof homes?
Fri, 06/22/2018
Architects are designing homes that can deflect hurricane winds, rise with flood waters, and...
Image of a model office building from CSHub Research Brief: A Resilience Assessment of Structures Using Molecular Dynamics
Research Brief: Resilience Assessment of Structures Using Molecular Dynamics
Wed, 06/20/2018
Windstorms are responsible for approximately $28 billion in damages each year in the United States...
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Research Brief: Capillary Stress During Cement Drying Shrinkage
Tue, 06/05/2018
Cement paste is quite porous. When there are changes to outside relative humidity, due to rain or...
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US News & World Report: CSHub Q&A
Mon, 06/04/2018
CSHub Executive Director Jeremy Gregory spoke with U.S. News and World Report about the benefits of...
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CSHub Featured on "The Lobby Shop" Podcast
Tue, 05/22/2018
CSHub Executive Director Jeremy Gregory was a featured interview on the latest episode of The Lobby...
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New! Buildings Resilience Info Sheet
Thu, 05/17/2018
Our team recently released a new information sheet which discusses building resilience and a CSHub-...
CSHub Researcher Thibaut Divoux Receives Arthur B. Metzner Award
Thu, 05/03/2018
Thibaut Divoux, a research scientist with the MIT Concrete Sustainability Hub (CSHub) and a member...
CSHub April 2018 TAG meeting
Spring 2018 TAG Meetings
Tue, 05/01/2018
We welcomed members of our Industry Advisory Council (IAC) and Technical Advisory Groups (TAGs) to...
 Buildings in downtown Houston reflect the light of the setting sun. Credit: Mike Blake JM/Reuters
CityLab: Street Grids May Make Cities Hotter
Mon, 04/30/2018
CityLab, a news platform "dedicated to the people who are creating the cities of the future—and...
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New! Pavements Information Sheet
Tue, 04/17/2018
Our team recently released a pavements information sheet, which highlights key concepts and...