Barrier films and thin film encapsulation: key technology…

Flexible and foldable high-performance barrier or encapsulation technology had long represented a technology challenge. The industry spent a decade and a half optimizing the approaches and the processes to achieve large-area production-grade results. The development however has not ended. Indeed,…

Science movie supervised by Hirosi Ooguri wins Best…

A 3D dome theater movie visualizing superstring theory and supervised by a Kavli IPMU researcher has received the Best Educational Production Award, it was announced at the International Planetarium Society (IPS) Fulldome Festival Brno 2016…

“Super Mario Brothers” is hard

Analysis shows popular video game is among the hardest problems in the “complexity class” PSPACE. [caption id="attachment_8901" align="alignnone" width="639"] Illustration: Christine Daniloff/MIT[/caption] CAMBRIDGE, Mass. -- Completing a game of “Super Mario Brothers” can be hard —…