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January 19, 2017
Press Release: For Immediate Release MIT Concrete Sustainability Hub to Begin Public Webinar Series, January 26 Webinars will pr...
CSHub researcher Mehdi Noori
January 3, 2017
Mehdi Noori joined the MIT Concrete Sustainability Hub team in the fall of 2016. “My job here is to conduct research, create too...
MIT Concrete Sustainability Hub researcher Thomas Petersen
November 30, 2016
Thomas Petersen joined the MIT Concrete Sustainability Hub after taking a course instructed by CSHub Faculty Director Franz Jose...
Webinar displayed on a computer screen
November 29, 2016
Speaking engagements in September, October and November included presentations at: the Infrastructure Life Cycle Inventory Data...
November 27, 2016
This research summary, published in November 2016, presents CSHub-conducted life cycle assessments (LCAs) of multiple building d...
October 27, 2016
Pavement-vehicle interaction (PVI) describes the interaction between a vehicle’s tires and the roadway surface it is driving on....
A precast concrete wall section is lifted into place.
October 17, 2016
Within the buildings sector, the emergence of guides, standards, product category rules, and environmental product declarations...
CSHub researcher Konstantinos Keremidis
September 21, 2016
Konstantinos Keremidis grew up on Samos, an island in the eastern part of Greece next to Turkey. As an undergraduate, he studied...
September 19, 2016
In August, CSHub researchers traveled to Lexington, Kentucky, for a meeting of the Federal Highway Administration’s Sustainable...
August 1, 2016
The CSHub speaking calendar stayed full through June and July, with speaking engagements in Chicago; Cleveland; Calgary, Alberta...
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October 4, 2016

Frequently, too much emphasis is placed on minimizing initial building costs and not enough...

Heat losses in urban building come at a huge cost to the residents and to the enviornment (Image credit: Shutterstock)
September 25, 2016

Citing work coauthored by current and former CSHub collaborators that shows how data can be used...

 Redesigned Breezy Point #HurricaneStrong demonstration home Portland Cement Association
August 10, 2016

Researcher T. Reed Miller penned an article for The Conversation, a U.S. based news...

July 28, 2016

The roadway network is an important part of the nation’s transportation system, but it also...

MIT CSHub Researcher Edmond Zhou
July 27, 2016

Edmond Zhou attended Peking University for his undergraduate work in physics before coming to...

June 15, 2016

The Spring 2016 edition of Energy Futures, a twice-yearly publication by the MIT Energy...

CSHub Research Jake Sobstyl
June 1, 2016

Jake Sobstyl, who hails from Bristol, U.K., moved to the United States to attend Harvard. There...

Illustration: Jameson L. Toole, via MIT News Office
April 20, 2016

Newly-published research shows how to identify the buildings where retrofitting for energy...

Image Credit: Isabel Espanol for Motor Trend
April 13, 2016

Senior Research Scientist and CSHub Principal Investigator...

CSHub researcher Josh Hester
April 7, 2016

Josh Hester hails from Vermont and first came to MIT as an undergraduate. He said he chose MIT...

May 12, 2014

The MIT Concrete Sustainability Hub Showcase, part of the 9th annual...

March 26, 2014

Randolph Kirchain, a principal research scientist in the CSHub, will speak at the American...

February 26, 2014

The White House recently announced the development of fuel economy standards for heavy-duty...

Medellin, Colombia
February 4, 2014

The CSHub's executive director, Jeremy Gregory, is a featured speaker at the...

August 20, 2013

Please join the MIT Concrete Sustainability Hub on September 25-26, 2013 for the MIT CSHub...

August 11, 2011

Methods, Impacts, and Opportunities in the Concrete

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