EECS Celebrates Awards


Team including MIT electrical engineer James Fujimoto wins Lasker Award

September 21, 2023

Professor James Fujimoto and two additional MIT affiliates honored for influential work on optical coherence tomography, which allows rapid detection of retinal disease, among other applications.

MIT named No. 2 university by U.S. News for 2023-24

September 20, 2023

Undergraduate engineering and computer science programs are No. 1; undergraduate business program is No. 2.

Five MIT faculty members named 2023 Simons Investigators

September 14, 2023

The Simons Investigator program supports “outstanding theoretical scientists who receive a stable base of research support from the foundation, enabling them to undertake the long-term study of fundamental questions.”

School of Engineering awards for 2023

August 31, 2023

The MIT School of Engineering recently honored outstanding faculty, students, and staff with its 2023 awards.

Two professors awarded 2023 Thornton Faculty Research Innovation Fellowships (FRIFs)

August 10, 2023

The Department established the FRIF awards in 2011 to provide tenured, mid-career faculty with the funding resources and freedom necessary to explore new research directions, resulting in potentially important discoveries through early-stage research.

Four MIT students selected for Qualcomm Innovation Fellowship 2023

August 9, 2023

Hae Won Lee and Jiadi Zhu, PhD students in the MIT Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science (EECS), have been chosen as winners of the fellowship this year, for their proposal titled “Low-temperature Heterogeous Integration of MoS2 Transistors on Silicon CMOS Circuits for RF Energy Harvesting”.

2023 EECS Awards

August 1, 2023

The EECS community came together to celebrate faculty, student, and staff achievements over the past year.

QS Ranks MIT the world’s No. 1 university for 2023-24

June 30, 2023

Ranking at the top for the 12th year in a row, the Institute also places first in 11 subject areas.

Thirteen from MIT win 2023 Fulbright fellowships

May 18, 2023

The Fulbright US Student Program funds opportunities for research, graduate study, and teaching abroad.

Jelena Notaros receives 2023 NSF CAREER Award

May 4, 2023

The Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) Program is a Foundation-wide activity that offers the National Science Foundation’s most prestigious awards in support of early-career faculty who have the potential to serve as academic role models in research and education and to lead advances in the mission of their department or organization.