Awards, honors and fellowships
New CSAIL research could help secure the cloud
March 14, 2012DARPA funding awarded to a project that aims to develop a smart, self-healing cloud computing infrastructure.
Current SHASS MacVicar Faculty Fellows reflect on teaching at MIT
March 14, 2012New fellows to be named Friday; current SHASS fellows discuss the significance — and the sheer fun — of teaching the Institute's students
Five faculty to receive ACS awards
March 13, 2012
Sports Shorts for Mar. 13: A weekly wrap-up of MIT varsity athletics
March 13, 2012Men's basketball advances to the Final Four; indoor track and field competes at NCAA Championship.
Graduate programs in engineering, management excel in new rankings
March 13, 2012MIT leads in multiple disciplines, says U.S. News & World Report.
The scoop on Coeus: It’s not just for grants.gov proposals
March 12, 2012Coeus is equally useful for preparing and routing other grant proposals, whether they are going to industry, foundations or federal agencies.
Scott Aaronson wins NSF’s Alan T. Waterman Award
March 8, 2012National Science Foundation’s most prestigious award will help fuel CSAIL researcher’s work.
McGovern Institute to honor synapses expert Roger Nicoll
March 8, 2012Named winner of the 2012 Edward M. Scolnick Prize in Neuroscience.
Rebecca Saxe named Young Global Leader by World Economic Forum
March 7, 2012
Princeton Review names MIT a top school for video game design
March 7, 2012Undergraduate and graduate programs both lauded.
Startup developing new battery technology wins $12,000 in first MIT ACCELERATE contest
March 6, 2012
Sports Shorts for Mar. 6: A weekly wrap-up of MIT varsity athletics
March 6, 2012Men's basketball moves on to Sweet 16; Shin named NFC Fencer of the Year.
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