Meet Desiree Plata, Ph.D.

Desiree Plata, Ph.D., Gilbert W. Winslow (1937) Career Development Professor in Civil Engineering; Associate Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering, MIT.[Plata Lab]

Dr. Plata has received many awards for her work in green engineering. On March 29, 2022, she appeared on SftPublic's Contemporary Science program to discuss the Plata Lab's recent innovation that has received considerable attention: an inexpensive system for methane capture using zeolite clays: A Potential Solution to the Methane Problem.