School of Engineering welcomes new faculty

March 8, 2022

Sixteen new professors join the MIT community, with research areas ranging from robotics and machine learning to health care and agriculture.

Department of EECS announces 2022 Promotions

February 16, 2022

The Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science (EECS) is proud to announce the following promotions: Adam Belay is being promoted to Associate Professor Without Tenure, effective July

A universal system for decoding any type of data sent across a network

September 17, 2021

New chip eliminates the need for specific decoding hardware, could boost efficiency of gaming systems, 5G networks, the internet of things, and more.

Who can bend light for cheaper internet?

September 3, 2021

Wide Area Networks (WANs), the global backbones and workhorses of today’s internet that connect billions of computers over continents and oceans, are the foundation of modern online services.

Developing drones to address pandemic-related challenges in Scandinavia

June 23, 2021

Lars Erik Matsson Fagernæs, Bernhard Paus Græsdal, and Herman Øie Kolden (l-r) met in Cambridge, Massachusetts, during orientation for an MIT Professional Education program in 2019. In 2020,

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Microsystems Annual Research Conference goes virtual, preserves human touch

March 16, 2021

Faculty rap sessions at the Microsystems Annual Research Conference explored current and future innovations. Here, Jatin Patil (top left), PhD student in materials science and engineering, leads a


Eight from MIT named 2021 Sloan Research Fellows

February 20, 2021

Eight early-career MIT professors earned Sloan Research Fellowships. Top row, left to right: Fadel Adib, Joey Davis, Steven Flavell, Heather Kulik. Bottom row, left to right: Luquiao Liu, Karthish

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Hari Balakrishnan awarded Infosys Prize for 2020

December 4, 2020

Prof. Hari Balakrishnan The prestigious 2020 Infosys Prize in Engineering and Computer Science was awarded to Hari Balakrishnan, the Fujitsu professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, co-leader

SuperUROP showcases breadth of computing applications

A Microcosm of Research

July 24, 2020

MIT UNDERGRADUATES ARE USING COMPUTING to tackle critical research questions, delving into fields as diverse as robotics, health care, and transportation through the Advanced Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program (SuperUROP).