• What do you do when you’ve just completed your first deep dive into advanced electrical engineering and computer science research at MIT—head confidently to graduate school? Get recruited by a prominent tech company? Launch a startup? Yes, yes, and yes. First, though, you celebrate. Read more.
  • MIT researchers — including EECS graduate student YiChang Shih and his joint thesis advisors EECS professors Frédo Durand and Bill Freeman — all members of the MIT CSAIL Computer Graphics Group, and their colleagues at Adobe Systems and the University of Virginia, have developed an algorithm that could allow you to transfer the distinctive styles of famous portrait photographers to your own cellphone photos. Read more.
  • Unlike addressing the problem of object detection, a major area of research in computer vision, Prof. Bill Freeman, principal investigator in the Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Lab (CSAIL) and associate department head in MIT's Electrical Engineering and Computer Science (EECS) Department, has worked with EECS graduate student Andrew Owens and colleagues from the University of Virginia, the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institute and Flyby Media to .... Read more.
  • The annual awards event to celebrate and recognize the outstanding accomplishments of the Electrical Engineering and Computer Science (EECS) Department faculty, students and staff was held at the Museum of Fine Arts on Sunday, May 18. Anantha Chandrakasan, EECS department head led the program... Read more and see the awards photos!
  • Read about just a few of the amazing things that are happening throughout the year because of the fantastic and generous contributions by members of the MIT EECS community. Go to: http://www.eecs.mit.edu/news-events/newsletter
  • Whether it is presented in a formal conference hall at the Kendall Marriott or accompanied with large servings of ice cream along the Charles M. Vest Student Street, research carried out by students in the MIT Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science (EECS) has gained a strong professional presence around MIT and beyond. Read more.
  • Former associate department head and currently acting director of the Engineering Systems Division Munther Dahleh, professor of electrical engineering and computer science, has been appointed the interim director of the Laboratory for Information and Decision Systems (LIDS), effective July 1. Dahleh is also director-designate of a new entity at MIT that will focus on complex and socio-technical systems, information and decision systems, and statistics.
  • Debroah Hodges-Pabon, personnel and operations administrator in the Microsystems Technology Laboratories, has been selected as the 2013-14 YMCA Achiever from MIT. Hodges-Pabon is recognized for her work as a youth mentor and role model. Read more.
  • Postdoctoral associate in the Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Lab (CSAIL) Hamed Pirsiavash has developed a new algorithm that offers significant improvements in parsing video — linearly, no matter the length, with fixed requirement for memory and reaching conclusions in search more efficiently. Read more.