"...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
A new concept for thermal energy storage involves a material that absorbs heat as it melts and releases it as it resolidifies — but only when triggered by light «more»
Saving heat until you need it (MIT News)
Professor Jeffrey Grossman