October 25, 2011Vast amounts of solar energy radiate to the Earth constantly, but tapping that energy cost-effectively remains a challenge.
What can make a dent?
October 23, 2011Given the enormous scale of worldwide energy use, there are limited options for achieving significant reductions in greenhouse gas emissions.
MIT AgeLab team wins Excellent Paper Award at IEEE ICT Convergence Conference
October 7, 2011
MIT Engineering Systems Division celebrates its first 100 doctoral alumni
September 23, 2011First-ever ESD PhD Alumni Symposium provides a look at careers after an ESD PhD
BLOSSOMS working with Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM) to improve science and math education
September 22, 2011
Escaping legacy IT systems
September 19, 2011Sophisticated computer model lets corporate IT managers evaluate upgrades and reconfigurations without risking the stability of their networks.
Sussman named interim director of MIT’s Engineering Systems Division
August 25, 2011Professor of civil and environmental engineering succeeds Yossi Sheffi
MIT paper wins award at International Conference on Engineering Design
August 22, 2011Alumnus Michael Pasqual and professor Olivier de Weck win ‘Reviewers’ Favorite’ award
MIT Press announces first book in new Engineering Systems Book Series
August 15, 2011Flexibility in Engineering Design by Richard de Neufville and Stefan Scholtes now available.
Opening of Center for Complex Engineering Systems at KACST and MIT
July 26, 2011New center will fund research in complex engineering systems and infrastructure development.
De Weck and co-authors win best paper award
June 17, 2011Research grew out of multi-year collaboration between MIT and Xerox
Moving inventions to the marketplace
June 16, 2011MIT/Harvard symposium seeks commercial opportunities for emerging technologies.
Five companies join the Center for Biomedical Innovation's NEWDIGS program
June 2, 2011Bristol‐Myers Squibb, Johnson & Johnson, Life Technologies, Pfizer and Quintiles will support initiatives in regulatory science and oncology innovation.
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.
CESUN brings together engineering systems units from around the world
May 12, 2011ESD-established organization works toward broadening engineering education and practice.
Also labeled: Education, teaching, academics
MIT CBI announces latest round of grants through the Sanofi-aventis Biomedical Innovation Program
April 27, 2011MIT Center for Biomedical Innovation awards more than $1.1 million for 5 projects.
Committee says DOD should pay some of the costs of transportation infrastructure near U.S. military bases
March 9, 2011Professor Joseph Sussman chaired committee that also required funding for public transportation
Electrifying transportation: Devil is in the details
January 24, 2011MIT symposium finds electric vehicle technology capabilities are way ahead of policy and infrastructure needs.
Crawley wins National Academy of Engineering’s Gordon Prize
January 4, 2011$500,000 award recognizes his profound contributions to worldwide engineering education.