"...RLE was...the biggest one...of a group of university-based research laboratories that...were to play a major role in restarting research and education in the postwar period."
—Jerome WiesnerThird Director of RLE
MIT investigators are inspired by a deep-sea bacterium that is able to harvest tiny amounts of incoming solar energy with exquisite efficiency. « more »
Capturing energy from the sun
MIT–Harvard Center for Excitonics