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November 29, 2023

Celebrating five years of MIT.nano

The Nano Summit highlights nanoscale research across multiple disciplines at MIT.

May 2, 2023

MIT engineers “grow” atomically thin transistors on top of computer chips

A new low-temperature growth and fabrication technology allows the integration of 2D materials directly onto a silicon circuit, which could lead to denser and more powerful chips.

2023 marked the 19th year for the student-led Microsystems Annual Research Conference. Pictured is the 2023 graduate student committee with faculty leads. Front row, left to right: co-chairs Maitreyi Ashok and Jennifer Wang, Duhan Zhang, Matthew Yeung, and Aya Amer. Back row, left to right: MIT.nano Director Vladimir Bulović, Mansi Joisher, Beth Whittier, Will Banner, Adina Bechhofer, Kaidong Peng, MTL Director Tomás Palacios, and Jaidi Zhu. Not pictured: Patricia Jastrzebska-Perfect, Milica Notaros, Narumi Wong, and Abigail Zhien Wang.
February 28, 2023

Student-led conference charts the future of micro- and nanoscale research, reinforces scientific community

19th Microsystems Annual Research Conference reveals the next era of microsystems technologies, along with skiing and a dance party.

January 6, 2023

New quantum computing architecture could be used to connect large-scale devices

Researchers have demonstrated directional photon emission, the first step toward extensible quantum interconnects.

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

A row of students stand in the lobby of MIT's Lincoln Laboratory.
September 26, 2022

Massachusetts Microelectronics Internship Program: a big focus on critical tiny components

EECS Alliance–backed program seeks to get more Massachusetts students into the microelectronics game

Doctoral Thesis: High-fidelity Two-qubit Gates and Noise Spectroscopy with Superconducting Qubits

Youngkyu Sung Abstract:Although there has been tremendous progress toward achieving low error rates with superconducting qubits, error-prone gates remain the bottleneck in realizing quantum computing applications. To build

March 21, 2022

Last-minute pivot leads to record-setting Microsystems Annual Research Conference

Virtual conference gathered students, faculty, and industry partners to explore the future of microsystems and nanotechnology.

This image shows the CMOS THz-ID chip. The chip is a collaboration between Profs. Ruonan Han and Anantha P. Chandrakasan.
January 19, 2022

Reasserting U.S. leadership in microelectronics

MIT researchers lay out a strategy for how universities can help the U.S. regain its place as a semiconductor superpower.

MIT iQuHACK 2022 quantum compting hackathon

We are incredibly excited to announce MIT iQuHACK 2022, a quantum computing hackathon hosted by MIT iQuISE on January 28-30th, 2022. iQuHACK 2022 will be a fully remote