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CSHub researcher Josh Hester
June 2, 2016
Josh Hester, a researcher with the MIT Concrete Sustainability Hub, has been awarded a fellowship by the Martin Family Society o...
Screen capture from the ISSST website, CSHub researcher Josh Hester top center left
May 31, 2016
Speaking engagements in the month of May again took CSHub researchers to sites across the country. Team members gave five presen...
May 4, 2016
In April, CSHub Executive Director Jeremy Gregory traveled to San Diego for the NRMCA Annual Convention where his talk provided...
Crop of PCA Spring Congress Photo. Credit: PCA
April 7, 2016
CSHub executive director Jeremy Gregory traveled to Troy, NY, for the Hudson Valley Concrete Technical Conference in early March...
March 2, 2016
The month of February opened with CSHub researcher Mehdi Akbarian in Las Vegas for the 2016 World of Concrete where he demonstra...
CSHub Researcher Reed Miller Presents at FLASH 2016 Conference
February 1, 2016
CSHub researchers opened 2016 with three speaking engagements in January. Early in the month, Xin Xu, Omar Swei and Arghavan Lou...
January 1, 2016
CShub Executive Director Jeremy Gregory and research assistant Mehdi Akbarian traveled to Chicago in November for a meeting of t...
CSHub executive director Jeremy Gregory speaks at a National Association of Real Estate Investment Managers (NAREIM) Conference in October
October 28, 2015
CShub Executive Director Jeremy Gregory headed to Vancouver early this month for LCA XV. This conference, presented by the Ameri...
Seattle Skyline, Wikipedia, Public Domain
September 21, 2015
Hub researcher Reed Miller spoke at the Carbon Leadership Forum’s Low Carbon Building Summit on September 10-11 in Seattle. The...
September 17, 2015
Raised in the Boston area, Omar Swei did not have to travel far to attend MIT. Still, it was travel that, in part, inspired his...
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...

MIT CSHub Researcher Alice Durfresne
March 9, 2016

Alice Dufresne she said she feels at home in Cambridge even though her real roots are in France...

USTDA GPI delegation, image credit USTDA
March 8, 2016

Delegates from the U.S. Trade and Development Agency's Global Procurement Initiative visited us...

CSHub researchers conduct PVI experiment
February 29, 2016

Most people know that properly inflated tires can improve a vehicle’s fuel efficiency, but did...

February 17, 2016

State transportation departments are considering using high-tech maps to measure how much fuel...

Simulated concrete sample shows the "packing fraction" which describes the fraction of the volume that is filled with solid material.
February 10, 2016

Concrete forms through the solidification of a mixture of water, gravel, sand, and cement powder...

MIT CSHub Researcher Mehdi Akbarian
January 26, 2016

Mehdi Akbarian has spent much of his life traveling. In his youth, he moved frequently for his...

Cooling towers of a nuclear power station. Photo credit: Petr Kratochvil
November 23, 2015

One of the main challenges faced by the nuclear industry is the long-term confinement of nuclear...

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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