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   

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IDSS hosts inaugural Learning for Dynamics and Control conference

L4DC explored an emerging scientific area at the intersection of real-time physical data, machine learning, control theory, and optimization.

Scott Murray | Institute for Data, Systems, and Society | July 10, 2019 | mit
~5 mins   

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Making wireless communication more energy efficient

Along with studying theory, "it's also important to me that the work we are doing will help to solve real-world problems,” says LIDS student Omer Tanovic.

Greta Friar | Laboratory for Information and Decision Systems | July 3, 2019 | mit
~10 mins   

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Spotting objects amid clutter

New approach quickly finds hidden objects in dense point clouds, for use in driverless cars or work spaces with robotic assistants.

Jennifer Chu | MIT News Office | June 19, 2019 | mit
~9 mins   

Tags: aeronautical-and-astronautical-engineering algorithms autonomous-vehicles laboratory-for-information-and-decision-systems-lids robots robotics research school-of-engineering


Chip upgrade helps miniature drones navigate | MIT News

Low-power design will allow devices as small as a honeybee to determine their location while flying.

Jennifer Chu | MIT News Office | June 20, 2018
~7 mins |

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Keeping data fresh for wireless networks | MIT News

Algorithm provides networks with the most current information available while avoiding data congestion.

Jennifer Chu | MIT News Office | June 4, 2018
~7 mins |

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Researchers develop virtual-reality testing ground for drones | MIT News

With new system, drones navigate through an empty room, avoiding crashes while “seeing” a virtual world.

Jennifer Chu | MIT News Office | May 17, 2018
~8 mins |

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