Awards, honors and fellowships
Said and Done
July 4, 2011Humanities, arts and social sciences digest for June 2011
MIT faculty selected to attend NAE's Frontiers of Engineering
June 28, 2011Two from CEE and one from EECS to participate in symposium for young engineering innovators.
Three from MIT named Fulbright scholars
June 27, 2011One student, two recent graduates to travel to Japan, Ghana and the Dominican Republic.
CEE's Buyukozturk receives lifetime achievement award from Swiss Federal Labs
June 22, 2011Award honors his contributions to materials science and engineering in the domain of civil engineering.
De Weck and co-authors win best paper award
June 17, 2011Research grew out of multi-year collaboration between MIT and Xerox
Two from MIT named 2011 Pew Scholars in the Biomedical Sciences
June 14, 2011Physicist Jeff Gore and biologist Mary Gehring receive the prestigious award for their innovative research.
Applied physicist, materials scientist and entrepreneur Rogers awarded $500k Lemelson-MIT Prize
June 14, 2011honored for creation of inventions with societal impact and commercial application
Also labeled: Lemelson-MIT
Five from MIT receive DoE early career research grants
June 10, 2011
MIT Steel Bridge team places 5th in national competition
May 31, 2011Young CEE team continues its climb in the national rankings
Yossi Sheffi to receive Salzberg Lifetime Award from Syracuse’s Whitman School of Management
May 27, 2011Prestigious award honors achievement in transportation and supply chain management.
Vladimir Sobes recognized as NCAA ‘Elite’ student-athlete
May 27, 2011
Hoffman honored by Harvard Graduate School of Arts and Sciences
May 26, 2011Professor of the Practice in aeronautics and astronautics receives Centennial Medal.
School of Engineering honors staff with Infinite Mile Awards
May 26, 201111th annual ceremony recognizes outstanding employee contributions.
Also labeled: Staff
Emeritus: A better way to see molecular structures
May 22, 2011MIT chemist John Waugh made NMR spectroscopy an indispensable tool for studying proteins and other large molecules.
Two from MIT named Goldwater Scholars
May 16, 2011Undergraduates receive top honor in collegiate math, science and engineering education
Waste-conversion startup Sanergy bowls over competition
May 12, 2011Wild-card entry takes top prize in $100K Business Plan Competition
John Waugh wins Welch Award for revolutionizing NMR spectroscopy
May 12, 2011
MIT sophomore to compete at World Junior Weightlifting Championships
May 12, 2011Nackoul takes bronze at collegiate competition