"The work was both theoretical and experimental, as well as basic and applied...This mix of the exploration of new ideas and their reduction to practice remains the hallmark of the present-day RLE."
—Jerome WiesnerThird Director of RLE
Material could harvest sunlight by day, release heat on demand hours or days later. « more »
A new way to store solar heat (MIT News)
Solid-State Solar Thermal Fuels for Heat Release Applications (Advanced Energy Materials)
Professor Jeffrey Grossman