National Science Foundation (NSF)
Subra Suresh to head National Science Foundation
September 30, 2010MIT’s dean of engineering has been confirmed by the United States Senate to direct the largest supporter of non-medical basic-science research in the country.
School of Engineering Dean Search Advisory Committee appointed
September 29, 201012-member group will be led by Professor Jeffrey Shapiro.
NSF award funds Media Lab researchers work on Autism spectrum disorders
August 20, 2010Collaboration is the first large-scale effort of computer and behavioral scientists to jointly address ASD.
Two MIT professors win NSF Career awards
March 4, 2010
With $25 million grant, NSF funds center to investigate the creation of biological machines
February 23, 2010Headquartered at MIT, the new initiative aims to dramatically advance research in complex biological systems and engage underrepresented minority groups