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Fri, 05/17/2019

Students and instructors from 3.094 "Materials in Human Experience" will smelt malachite today in the East Campus BBQ pits. Smelting will take place inside a wayra (Andean smelting furnace) built by the 3.094 class members. Smelting will begin at noon.

Fri, 05/10/2019

Please join us for this semester's final 3.042 presentations in the Chipman Room, 6-104. 3.042 is “Materials Project Laboratory,” which serves as the capstone design class in the course 3 undergraduate curriculum.

2:05 pm: Tuning the properties of phenolic impregnated carbon ablator (PICA...

Wed, 12/05/2018

This year's 3.042 final presentations will be held 12.06.18 @ 1:30pm in the Chipman Room, 6-104. 3.042 is “Materials Project Laboratory,” which serves as the capstone design course in the course 3 curriculum.

Sun, 12/02/2018

Interested in learning a new skill? Join us for our metalworking classes during IAP 2019, listed here. Hurry, spaces fill quickly!

Thu, 06/07/2018

Nancy Schön, a sculptor with work including the “Make Way for Ducklings” bronzes in the Boston Public Garden and “Tortoise and Hare” in Copley Square,...

Mon, 05/14/2018

3.042 final presentations, tomorrow, Tuesday May 15 at 2 pm in the Chipman Room (6-104). 3.042 is “Materials Project Laboratory,” which serves as the capstone design course in the course 3 curriculum.

There are four teams this semester, presenting at the following times:

2:05 pm: ...

Sat, 04/07/2018

Distinguished metalsmith and 2017 Society of North American Goldsmith's (SNAG)...

Fri, 02/02/2018

Looking to get back to metalworking in the lab? Open hours are as follows:

Open Metals Studio, Tuesdays, 4:30-6:30pm

Open Forge, Wednesdays, 5-7pm

Open Foundry, Friday, 3-5pm

Fri, 12/15/2017

Interested in learning a new skill? Join us for our metalworking classes during IAP, listed here. Hurry, spaces fill quickly!

Fri, 12/01/2017

This year's 3.042 final presentations will be held 12.07.17 @ 2pm in the Chipman Room, 6-104. 3.042 is “Materials Project Laboratory,” which serves as the capstone design course in the course 3 curriculum.