Wayne Andersen, pioneer in visual arts at MIT, dies at 85
February 12, 2014Art historian joined the Department of Architecture in 1965.
Robert Alberty, professor emeritus of chemistry and former dean of science, dies at 92
January 23, 2014Chemist’s seminal contributions to the thermodynamics and kinetics of biochemical reactions still shape the field, colleagues say.
Woodie Flowers, a pioneer of hands-on engineering education
May 6, 2012Flowers and his former student, David Wallace, have created a fun, teamwork-based approach to learning the art of mechanical design.
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.