MIT administers a record number of flu shots at the 2012 walk-in clinics
October 17, 2012
Provost releases faculty task force report on Kendall Square
October 17, 2012Supports MIT’s plan to file rezoning petition; offers recommendations for path forward
Department snapshot: Mechanical Engineering
October 16, 2012More MechE students choose to design their own education.
3 Questions: Charles Stewart sizes up the 2012 election
October 11, 2012MIT political scientist and voting expert weighs in on the state of the presidential campaign, the shifting demographics of America, and the tossup U.S. Senate races.
MIT's CSAIL launches new center to tackle the future of wireless and mobile technologies
October 11, 2012Will address major technical challenges facing wireless field, bring together academia and industry
Also labeled: Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory (CSAIL), Computer science and technology, Electrical engineering and electronics, Graduate, postdoctoral, Industry, iPhone, Android, smartphones, Mobile applications, Mobile devices, Networks, Research, Students, Wireless, Spectrum
Junot Díaz named finalist for the 2012 National Book Award
October 10, 2012
A new way to create rare sugars
October 10, 2012MIT team discovers an inorganic catalyst that could pave the way to a more robust synthesis of valuable rare sugars.
Nuclear physicist Peter T. Demos dies at 94
October 9, 2012Longtime faculty member guided MIT’s Bates Linear Accelerator from a groundbreaking idea to a globally renowned center for the study of nuclear structure and reactions.
MIT OpenCourseWare marks 10th anniversary of pilot site launch
October 5, 2012The first materials from 32 courses were published in a pilot site launched 10 years ago last month.
DeGraff awarded $1 million NSF grant to continue linguistics research in Haiti
October 3, 2012Funding will help develop classroom tools to teach science and math in Creole for the first time.
Department snapshot: Aeronautics and Astronautics
October 2, 2012AeroAstro takes off in new directions — prompting a 50 percent spike in new undergraduate enrollments.
Mehrdad Jazayeri to join BCS, McGovern Institute faculty
October 2, 2012
Women’s impact in clean energy is growing worldwide
October 1, 2012MIT symposium highlights women’s increasing leadership in energy research, industry and government.
MIT section tickets now available for Dalai Lama Center events
September 27, 2012Special offer ends on Sept. 30.
Understanding and predicting materials behavior
September 26, 2012Department of Nuclear Science and Engineering takes an interdisciplinary approach