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.
Yossi Sheffi discusses new technologies and process innovation
November 2, 2010Professor was a guest on recent broadcast of CNBC's Executive Vision
CBI awards 4 MIT researchers grants through the sanofi-aventis Biomedical Innovation Award Program
September 30, 2010
Technology and Policy Program student named Switzer Environmental Fellow
July 28, 2010Among 21 granted fellowships this year
Gerontological Society of America names AgeLab’s Coughlin a Fellow
June 30, 2010Will be honored at the GSA Annual Scientific Meeting in November
Oil spills, safety and system design and management
May 17, 2010Interdisciplinary thesis explores complexity of safety in organizations with a culture of blame and ways to address this
Joseph Sussman on Transportation in Contemporary Society: A Complex Systems Approach
May 12, 2010Presented by Transportation@MIT
In Profile: Missy Cummings
April 4, 2010Former U.S. Naval fighter pilot aims to improve how humans and computers interact.
Also labeled: Aeronautical and astronautical engineering, Computer science and technology, Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory (CSAIL), Education, teaching, academics, Electrical engineering and electronics, Faculty, Mechanical engineering, Artificial intelligence, Security studies and military
Awards and Honors: February 5, 2010
February 5, 2010Faculty awarded early career grants; win investment research prize
NextLab projects selected to exhibit at Cooper-Hewitt Museum’s Design Triennial
January 27, 2010
Of Note: Google’s Davidson to present ESD’s Brunel Lecture
November 8, 2009
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Energy, environment, health care discussed at annual Systems Thinking Conference
November 6, 2009On Oct. 22-23, MIT faculty and industry leaders discussed the need for a systems-based approach to tackle complex challenges such as health care, energy, and the environment at the 2009 MIT conference on systems thinking for contemporary challenges.