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April 19, 2022

Three from MIT awarded 2022 Paul and Daisy Soros Fellowships for New Americans

Fellowship funds graduate studies for outstanding immigrants and children of immigrants.

Science Hub Inspiration Series

Presentations from some of MIT’s most inspiring students, researchers, and faculty. We’ll hear curated presentations on themselves and their research followed by live Q&A! To learn more please

March 21, 2022

3 Questions: How the MIT mini cheetah learns to run

CSAIL scientists came up with a learning pipeline for the four-legged robot that learns to run entirely by trial and error in simulation.

Vincent Sitzmann

Vincent Sitzmann

Assistant Professor, (beginning July 2022)

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.

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

January 5, 2022

Giving bug-like bots a boost

A new fabrication technique produces low-voltage, power-dense artificial muscles that improve the performance of flying microrobots.

January 5, 2022

Meet the 2021-22 Accenture Fellows

The 2021-22 Accenture Fellows are bolstering research and igniting ideas to help transform global business.

Nine photos show different series of household items, such as a wrench and a box of sugar, clustered in different orientations towards each other.
December 15, 2021

Machines that see the world more like humans do

A new “common-sense” approach to computer vision enables artificial intelligence that interprets scenes more accurately than other systems do.

December 2, 2021

2021 EECS Awards

It’s nearing the end of 2021, and we want to celebrate the accomplishments and contributions of our incredible EECS community by sharing some of the awards given by