A global team of researchers searches for insights during a weeklong virtual “datathon.”
July 1, 2020 • ~10 min
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Isolat, a volunteer collaboration organized by the Institute for Data, Systems, and Society, informs coronavirus policy by analyzing data associated with the pandemic.
May 15, 2020 • ~10 min
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Brian Anthony, co-leader of SENSE.nano, discusses sensing for augmented and virtual reality and for advanced manufacturing.
Sept. 20, 2019 • ~6 min
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Report catalogs, analyzes available open-source publishing software; warns open publishing must grapple with siloed development and community-owned ecosystems.
Aug. 8, 2019 • ~4 min
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General-purpose language works for computer vision, robotics, statistics, and more.
June 26, 2019 • ~8 min
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New EAPS thesis field is the most recent to join the computational science and engineering doctoral program within the Center for Computational Engineering.
Jan. 9, 2019 • ~4 min
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Researchers find most fantasy sports are based on skill, not luck.
Nov. 7, 2018 • ~10 min
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Program offers path to an accelerated master’s degree at seven universities.
June 11, 2018 • ~11 min
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With novel system, data scientists can analyze massive networks without the need for power-hungry servers.
May 31, 2018 • ~8 min
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New collaboration joins together MITx MicroMasters, Abdul Latif Jameel Poverty Action Lab, and MIT Refugee Action Hub.
May 1, 2018 • ~8 min
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