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Signal Processing: How Did We Get to Where We’re Going?

June 24, 2024

In a retrospective talk spanning multiple decades, Professor Al Oppenheim looks back over the birth of Digital Signal Processing and shares his thoughts on the future of the field.

Arvind, longtime MIT professor and prolific computer scientist, dies at 77

June 20, 2024

The dedicated teacher and academic leader transformed research in computer architectures, parallel computing, and digital design, enabling faster and more efficient computation.

MIT graduate engineering and business programs ranked highly by U.S. News for 2024-25

June 20, 2024

Graduate engineering program is No. 1 in the nation; MIT Sloan is No. 5.

Researchers demonstrate the first chip-based 3D printer

June 10, 2024

Smaller than a coin, this optical device could enable rapid prototyping on the go.

A technique for more effective multipurpose robots

June 5, 2024

With generative AI models, researchers combined robotics data from different sources to help robots learn better.

Turning up the heat on next-generation semiconductors

June 5, 2024

Research sheds light on the properties of novel materials that could be used in electronics operating in extremely hot environments.

QS ranks MIT the world’s No. 1 university for 2024-25

June 5, 2024

Ranking at the top for the 13th year in a row, the Institute also places first in 11 subject areas.

Donavon Clay appears on a hike, wearing a blue rock-climbing helmet.

Student spotlight: Donavon Clay

June 5, 2024

A native Texan, the Zeta Psi member enjoys the proximity of his FSILG to Beantown Taqueria–but when he’s on campus, you’re likely to find him in the EECS Lab, which Clay calls “a very productive space for me.”

School of Engineering welcomes new faculty

May 28, 2024

Fifteen new faculty members join six of the school’s academic departments.

Caroline Uhler named IMS Fellow

May 24, 2024

The Institute of Mathematical Statistics (IMS) fosters the development and dissemination of the theory and applications of statistics and probability.