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February 22, 2023

Hari Balakrishnan Awarded Marconi Prize

The prize is the top honor within the field of communications technology.

The headshots of all six MIT-related Fellows for ACM 2022.
January 27, 2023

Six With Ties to MIT Honored as ACM Fellows

Six distinguished scientists with ties to MIT were recognized “for significant contributions in areas including cybersecurity, human-computer interaction, mobile computing, and recommender systems among many other areas.”

Ahmad Bahai

Ahmad Bahai

Professor of the Practice, [EE]


Office: 39-567B

Top row, left to right: Alfred Spector, Jeannette Wing Bottom row, left to right: Chris Wiggins, Peter Norvig
December 13, 2022

Big Data, Bigger Ideas: the four coauthors of “Data Science In Context” share their perspectives on a growing field.

As the pioneers of a developing field, data scientists often have to deal with a frustratingly slippery question: what is data science, precisely, and what is it good

A collage of professional headshots includes Phillip Isola, Will Oliver, Costis Daskalakis, Manish Raghavan, Stefanie Mueller, Martin Wainwright, Muriel Médard, Martha Gray, Polina Golland, and David Perreault.
October 25, 2022

Recent chair announcements within EECS

The Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science (EECS) recently announced the following crop of chair appointments, all effective July 1, 2022. Karl Berggren has been named the

Alfred Spector

Visiting Scholar

(914) 325-6708

Office: 32-D630

Martin Wainwright

Cecil H. Green Professor

(617) 715-5807

Office: 32-D760

March 8, 2022

School of Engineering welcomes new faculty

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

February 15, 2022

New recipients of Meta (Facebook) Fellowship for 2022

Meta (Facebook) recently announced the winners of its highly competitive 2022 fellowships. The incoming group of Fellowship recipients includes four MIT graduate students, two of whom study within

From left to right: Devavrat Shah, Harry Asada, Luca Daniel
January 31, 2022

Asada, Daniel, Shah Named Fellows of IEEE

Among the newly selected Fellows of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) are three members of the MIT community: Harry Asada, Ford Professor of Engineering in