Press Releases and Kits

Please contact Anne Yu, Communications Coordinator, if you would like to speak with a member of our research team.

Press Materials

MIT News Office Coverage: Buildings, Pavements, and Concrete Science

  • How to make cities more energy efficient (April 2016, read online or download PDF)
  • Riddle of Cement's Structure is Finally Solved (February 2016, read online or download PDF)
  • How to Make Stronger, Greener Cement (September 2014, read online or download PDF)
  • A concrete response to Obama's climate change plan (July 2013, read online or download PDF)
  • Size diversity in cement nanoparticles optimizes packing density to give concrete its strength (November 2012, read online or download PDF)
  • Civil Engineers Find Savings Where the Rubber Meets the Road (May 2012, read online or download PDF)
  • Improved buildings could make a big dent in climate change (August 2011, read online or download PDF)
  • Paving the way to greenhouse gas reductions (August 2011, read online or download PDF)

MIT News Office Coverage: CSHub News

  • Concrete Sustainability Hub names Randolph Kirchain as co-director (October 2014, read online or download PDF)
  • MIT research in concrete gets funding boost (December 2013, read online or download PDF)
  • Concrete Sustainability Hub names Jeremy Gregory as Executive Director (July 2013, read online or download PDF)
  • Ulm and Concrete Sustainability Hub named to list of top newsmakers (April 2013, read online or download PDF)

Additional Materials

  • Designing climate-friendly concrete - from the nano-scale up (MIT Energy Initiative, Energy Futures, Spring 2016, read online or download PDF)