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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...
MIT Concrete Sustainability Hub Researcher Arghavan Louhghalam
August 19, 2015
Arghavan Louhghalam enjoyed studying math and science as a child and chose a career in engineering because it would allow her to...
Members of the CSHub received a tour of an Aggregate Industries plant in July
August 12, 2015
Members of the CSHub team paid a visit to Aggregate Industries (LafargeHolcim Group) Ready Mixed Concrete plant in Everett, near...
International Concrete Sustainability Conference Logo
May 18, 2015
CSHub researchers Josh Hester, Reed Miller and Jake Sobstyl presented at the 2015 International Concrete Sustainability Conferen...
The International Symposium on Sustainable Systems and Technology logo
May 18, 2015
CSHub Director Jeremy Gregory and researchers Josh Hester and Reed Miller presented this week at the The International Symposium...
Charts from a Research Brief on The impact of traffic jams on PVI estimates
May 15, 2015
Excess fuel consumption due to pavement-vehicle interaction (PVI) should be taken into consideration when assessing the environm...
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...

CSHub Researcher T. Reed Miller
November 18, 2015

T. Reed Miller (the T stands for Travis, by the way) is a research assistant with the CSHub....

A concrete structure with blue sky behind.
May 12, 2015

Concrete is the most widely used material in the world. Production of concrete produces roughly...

A piece of Corning's Gorilla Glass (Photo Credit: CNET)
May 1, 2015

Research by CSHub affiliates is featured...

September 29, 2014

MIT CSHub researchers and colleagues at the Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique in...

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