An expert in instrumentation and early universe observations, Simcoe succeeds Jacqueline Hewitt as head of MIT’s Kavli Institute for Astrophysics and Space Research.
Jan. 10, 2019 • ~3 min
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Physics professor brought leadership, resources, and an intellectual focus to the MIT astrophysics faculty and research staff during 15 years at the helm.
Nov. 29, 2018 • ~7 min
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MIT.nano building, the largest of its kind, will usher in a new age of nanoscale advancements.
Sept. 23, 2018 • ~10 min
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Graduate student Prosper Nyovanie wants to power off-grid communities worldwide with scalable solar electric systems.
June 12, 2018 • ~8 min
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MIT senior and Model UN leader William Rodríguez works to encourage the global exchange of ideas.
May 20, 2018 • ~8 min
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After five years in novel administrative role, MIT physicist will return to faculty responsibilities.
April 4, 2018 • ~8 min
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Materials science and engineering professor is the new co-director of the Innovation Initiative and associate dean of innovation for the School of Engineering.
March 1, 2018 • ~4 min
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Vladimir Bulović will be first director of the Institute's new nanoscience and nanotechnology facility.
March 1, 2018 • ~4 min
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MIT senior Yazmin Guzman wants to change the educational landscape to provide opportunities to all K-12 students.
Feb. 14, 2018 • ~8 min
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Leadership urged to consider societal and ethical questions alongside the technical.
Feb. 9, 2018 • ~5 min
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