Sending clearer signals

Associate Professor Yury Polyanskiy is working to keep data flowing as the “internet of things” becomes a reality.

Rob Matheson | MIT News Office | Jan. 11, 2020 | mit
~9 mins   

Tags: research computer-science-and-technology profile faculty wireless internet-of-things data mobile-devices laboratory-for-information-and-decision-systems-lids idss electrical-engineering-computer-science-eecs school-of-engineering

Photovoltaic-powered sensors for the “internet of things”

RFID-based devices work in indoor and outdoor lighting conditions, and communicate at greater distances.

Rob Matheson | MIT News Office | Sept. 27, 2019 | mit
~8 mins   

Tags: research computer-science-and-technology sensors wireless photovoltaics solar chemical-engineering mechanical-engineering internet-of-things electrical-engineering-computer-science-eecs school-of-engineering

Securing the “internet of things” in the quantum age

Efficient chip enables low-power devices to run today’s toughest quantum encryption schemes.

Rob Matheson | MIT News Office | March 1, 2019 | mit
~8 mins   

Tags: research quantum-computing computer-science-and-technology algorithms cyber-security technology-and-society electronics internet-of-things school-of-engineering electrical-engineering-and-computer-science-eecs

MIT engineers build smart power outlet | MIT News

Design can “learn” to identify plugged-in appliances, distinguish dangerous electrical spikes from benign ones.

Jennifer Chu | MIT News Office | June 15, 2018
~9 mins |

Tags:  research  algorithms  artificial-intelligence  data  electronics  internet-of-things  mechanical-engineering  networks  school-of-engineering  wireless  machine-learning

Artificial intelligence senses people through walls | MIT News

Wireless smart-home system from the Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory could monitor diseases and help the elderly “age in place.”

Adam Conner-Simons | Rachel Gordon | CSAIL | June 12, 2018
~5 mins |

Tags:  computer-science-and-technology  artificial-intelligence  computer-science-and-artificial-intelligence-laboratory-csail  electrical-engineering-computer-science-eecs  wireless  health-care  research  internet-of-things  mental-health  behavior  algorithms  machine-learning

Startup makes labs smarter | MIT News

Platform connects individual pieces of lab equipment, compiles data in the cloud for speedier, more accurate research.

Rob Matheson | MIT News Office | Jan. 25, 2018
~9 mins |

Tags:  startups  innovation-and-entrepreneurship-ie  alumniae  electrical-engineering-computer-science-eecs  school-of-engineering  media-lab  school-of-architecture-and-planning  sensors  software  drug-development  pharmaceuticals  internet-of-things  bioengineering-and-biotechnology  big-data

Gearing up for the internet of things | MIT News

Workshop brings together academia and industry to explore how to prepare next-generation wireless for machine-to-machine communication.

Greta Friar | MIT Laboratory for Information and Decision Systems | Nov. 22, 2017
~6 mins |

Tags:  laboratory-for-information-and-decision-systems-lids  internet-of-things  computer-science-and-technology  special-events-and-guest-speakers  school-of-engineering  industry

Let your car tell you what it needs | MIT News

MIT team develops software that can tell if tires need air, spark plugs are bad, or air filter needs replacing.

David L. Chandler | MIT News Office | Oct. 25, 2017
~6 mins |

Tags:  mechanical-engineering  internet-of-things  algorithms  apps  industry  innovation-and-entrepreneurship-ie  office-of-digital-learning  school-of-engineering  transportation

AFFOA launches state-of-the-art facility for prototyping advanced fabrics | MIT News

New center for development of high-tech fibers and fabrics opens headquarters, unveils two products ready for commercialization.

David L. Chandler | MIT News Office | June 19, 2017
~13 mins |

Tags:  materials-science-and-engineering  school-of-engineering  research  manufacturing  technology-and-society  nanoscience-and-nanotechnology  dmse  industry  collaboration  government  internet-of-things  computer-science-and-technology  research-laboratory-of-electronics

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