Awards, honors and fellowships
Current, former MIT researchers win Cozzarelli Prize
February 22, 2012Waldbauer, Summons and Newman cited for PNAS paper showing evidence of early oxygen on Earth.
Sports Shorts for Feb. 20: A weekly wrap-up of MIT varsity athletics
February 21, 2012Men's and women's swimming and diving repeat as NEWMAC champs; Men's basketball clinches regular season title.
A most excellent annual event
February 16, 201219 individuals and teams to be honored at the 2012 Excellence Awards.
Three MIT researchers win Sloan Research Fellowships
February 16, 2012Gedik, Matusik and Pathak among 126 researchers selected.
Ashoori awarded $1.7 million grant by the Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation
February 16, 2012Physics professor studying 'time domain capacitance spectroscopy.'
Paola Cappellaro wins AFOSR Young Investigator Award
February 15, 2012Department of Nuclear Science and Engineering assistant professor is investigating a bottom-up approach to quantum information devices.
Professor Alice Ting wins Vilcek Foundation Prize for Creative Promise in Biomedical Science
February 13, 2012Honored for her contribution to technologies for protein visualization in living cells.
Cuthbert receives $500,000 Digging into Data grant
February 10, 2012Will support innovative musicology research
Dennis Selected for ACM SIGOPS Hall of Fame
February 10, 2012
Five MIT engineers named to National Academy of Engineering
February 9, 2012Several Institute alumni also among 66 new members announced today.
Cohen, Hinckley named Gates Cambridge Scholars for 2012
February 9, 2012Two MIT seniors to pursue graduate degrees at the University of Cambridge.
MIT Press book Engineering Systems wins Honorable Mention for 2011 PROSE Award
February 7, 2012
Sports Shorts for Feb. 6: A weekly wrap-up of MIT varsity athletics
February 6, 2012Men's basketball reaches 20-win mark, football's Wallace named ECAC Offensive Rookie of the Year
Medicine, microorganisms and Mexico
February 6, 2012Biology major and Rhodes Scholar combines research and social service in the study of infectious diseases.
Real-time speech communication on packet networks named an IEEE Milestone
February 3, 2012MIT Lincoln Laboratory's role in this seminal R&D effort is honored
Sports Shorts for Jan. 30: A weekly wrap-up of MIT varsity athletics
January 31, 2012Men's volleyball upsets defending national champion; swimming and diving teams down top-10 opponents.
Said and Done for January 2012
January 26, 2012The humanities, arts and social sciences monthly digest.
AgeLab to build living mobility laboratory
January 19, 2012
Sports Shorts for Jan. 17: A weekly wrap-up of MIT varsity athletics
January 17, 2012Men's basketball moves to No. 3, sets Institute record with 16th straight win
Obama honors Mildred Dresselhaus with Enrico Fermi Award
January 12, 2012MIT scientist shares one of the U.S. government’s most prestigious awards for scientific achievement with alumnus Burton Richter.
Also labeled: Faculty
MIT receives Vercauteren Program of the Year Award
January 10, 2012
Boyden named inaugural recipient of IET’s Harvey Engineering Research Prize
January 6, 2012Honored for his pioneering research contributions to the field of optogenetics, in which neurons are genetically modified to respond to light.
MIT professor, former astronaut Hoffman named to NSBRI Board of Directors
December 29, 2011
Parker recognized for outstanding career contributions to fusion development
December 21, 2011Department of Nuclear Science and Engineering professor emeritus honored by Fusion Power Associates.