A practical new approach to holographic video could also enable 2-D displays with higher resolution and lower power consumption.
“MIT gets a lot of attention for the energy we direct outward — toward the world’s great challenges and humanity’s intractable problems,” said Chancellor Eric Grimson in his welcoming remarks at the ceremony on Wednesday, May 9. “But as a campus, we also rely on our best and brightest to direct their passion and talents inward, here in Cambridge, to help MIT thrive as a community every day of every year. This is what we are here to celebrate today.”
Visit the Awards Convocation website to see more photos of the 2012 Awards Convocation and see a full list of the 2012 winners.