banking and finance
internet of things
neural interfacing and control
point of care
natural language processing
sports and fitness
Researchers have come up with an innovation that will delight the fashion industry and people concerned about animal welfare: 3D-printed fur
In nature, hair has numerous functions such as providing warmth, adhesion, locomotion, sensing, and a sense of touch, as well as its well...
Space Exploration Initiative
Designing systems for cognitive enhancement
Advancing justice in Earth's complex systems using designs enabled by space
Envisioning the future (and challenges) of designing affordable technology-enabled mobility devices.
Systems of tiny robots may someday build high-performance structures, from airplanes to space settlements.
InspirationSleep is a forgotten country of the mind. A vast majority of our technologies are built for our waking state, even though a th...
Programmable Water-Based Biocomposites for Digital Design and Fabrication across ScalesAguahoja is an exploration of nature’s design spac...
Changing storytelling, communication, and everyday life through sensing, understanding, and new interface technologies
Seamlessly coupling the worlds of bits and atoms by giving dynamic physical form to digital information and computation
This research track focuses on the use of computational (and experimental) techniques to understand the biomechanical behavior of human t...
Mediated Matter head Neri Oxman talks to ELLE about her work.
The Digital Construction Environment is the first architectural-scale structure fabricated with the Digital Construction Platform (DCP). ...
This research presents water-based robotic fabrication as a design approach and enabling technology for additive manufacturing (AM) of bi...
A group at MIT created polymers derived from organic matter, printed by a robot, and shaped by water.
We present a multimaterial voxel-printing method enabling the physical visualization of data sets commonly associated with scientific ima...
Whether or not we're experts in the design language of objects, we have an unconscious understanding of the emotional character of their ...
How the Mediated Matter group’s Aguahoja project transforms some of the most abundant materials on the planet into structural art.
Designing for, with, and by nature
Earth is surrounded by a cloud of defunct satellites that can be hazardous to working spacecraft—but it doesn't have to be that way.
Shrinking problems in 3D printingAlthough a range of materials can now be fabricated using additive manufacturing techniques, these usual...
Optically transparent and structurally sound, glass has played a significant role in the evolution of product and architectural design ac...
Until now, we couldn’t print certain types of data models in 3D.
Media Lab spinoff Formlabs has become a unicorn.
1,000 clear plastic tiles assembled into a 10-by-12-foot circular installation with a heart-shaped cutout in the middle
Neri Oxman and a group of researchers from the MIT Mediated Matter group have developed a water-based digital fabrication platform.
Creativity and Collaboration: Revisiting Cybernetic Serendipity, set out to underline the close connections between art and technology.
Oh this? It's just my brain.
A method of 3D printing that lets scientists produce stunning, high-definition 3D copies of their data.
Novel technologies for additive manufacturing are enabling design and production at nature’s scale. We can seamlessly vary the physical p...
Glass II: 3D printing glass at the architectural scale.
Neri Oxman, architect, designer and professor at MIT Media Lab (Massachusetts Institute of Technology) with her team, The Mediated Matter...