SMART launches research group to advance AI, automation, and the future of work

August 31, 2023

Mens, Manus and Machina (M3S) will design technology, training programs, and institutions for successful human-machine collaboration.

How machine-learning models can amplify inequities in medical diagnosis and treatment

August 31, 2023

MIT researchers investigate the causes of health care disparities among underrepresented groups.

Artificial intelligence for augmentation and productivity

August 23, 2023

The MIT Schwarzman College of Computing awards seed grants to seven interdisciplinary projects exploring AI-augmented management.

M’Care and MIT students join forces to improve child health in Nigeria

August 23, 2023

The effort aims to transform micronutrient dosing to children by harnessing the power of data.

Machine-learning system based on light could yield more powerful, efficient large language models

August 23, 2023

MIT system demonstrates greater than 100-fold improvement in energy efficiency and a 25-fold improvement in compute density compared with current systems.

A faster way to teach a robot

August 10, 2023

A new technique helps a nontechnical user understand why a robot failed, and then fine-tune it with minimal effort to perform a task effectively.

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AI model can help determine where a patient’s cancer arose

August 9, 2023

Predictions from the OncoNPC model could enable doctors to choose targeted treatments for difficult-to-treat tumors.

A more effective way to train machines for uncertain, real-world situations

June 15, 2023

Researchers develop an algorithm that decides when a “student” machine should follow its teacher, and when it should learn on its own.

New tool helps people choose the right method for evaluating AI models

June 15, 2023

Selecting the right method gives users a more accurate picture of how their model is behaving, so they are better equipped to correctly interpret its predictions.

Bringing the social and ethical responsibilities of computing to the forefront

June 15, 2023

The inaugural SERC Symposium convened experts from multiple disciplines to explore the challenges and opportunities that arise with the broad applicability of computing in many aspects of society.