Technique helps robots find the front door

Navigation method may speed up autonomous last-mile delivery.

Jennifer Chu | MIT News Office | Nov. 4, 2019 | mit
~8 mins   

Tags: research aeronautical-and-astronautical-engineering school-of-engineering algorithms artifical-intelligence machine-learning autonomous-vehicles robots robotics software



Mini cheetah is the first four-legged robot to do a backflip

Robot’s lightweight, high-power design is the perfect platform to share and play, developers say.

Jennifer Chu | MIT News Office | March 4, 2019 | mit
~8 mins   

Tags: robots robotics algorithms electronics mechanical-engineering research software school-of-engineering

Achieving greater efficiency for fast data center operations

System better allocates time-sensitive data processing across cores to maintain quick user-response times.

Rob Matheson | MIT News Office | Feb. 21, 2019 | mit
~8 mins   

Tags: research computer-science-and-technology algorithms internet networks data energy software computer-science-and-artificial-intelligence-laboratory-csail electrical-engineering-computer-science-eecs school-of-engineering

Learning to teach to speed up learning

An algorithm that teaches robot agents how to exchange advice to complete a task helps them learn faster.

Kim Martineau | MIT Quest for Intelligence | Jan. 29, 2019 | mit
~6 mins   

Tags: research artificial-intelligence computer-science-and-technology aeronautical-and-astronautical-engineering computer-modeling data machine-learning quest-for-intelligence software

Democratizing data science

Tool for nonstatisticians automatically generates models that glean insights from complex datasets.

Rob Matheson | MIT News Office | Jan. 15, 2019 | mit
~9 mins   

Tags: research computer-science-and-technology algorithms software data computer-science-and-artificial-intelligence-laboratory-csail electrical-engineering-computer-science-eecs brain-and-cognitive-sciences school-of-science school-of-engineering

Customizing computer-aided design

System breaks down complex designs into easily modifiable shapes for custom manufacturing and 3-D printing.

Rob Matheson | MIT News Office | Jan. 2, 2019 | mit
~8 mins   

Tags: research computer-science-and-technology design manufacturing 3-d-printing software algorithms computer-science-and-artificial-intelligence-laboratory-csail electrical-engineering-computer-science-eecs school-of-engineering

MIT-created programming language Julia 1.0 debuts | MIT News

The dynamic programming language, which is free and open source, combines the speed and popular features of the best scientific and technical software.

Sandi Miller | Department of Mathematics | Aug. 27, 2018
~3 mins |

Tags:  school-of-science  mathematics  computer-science-and-artificial-intelligence-lab-csail  programming-languages  software  computer-science-and-technology  artificial-intelligence  machine-learning  school-of-engineering  lincoln-laboratory

Tom Fredian: Streamlining fusion data | MIT News

MIT systems analyst receives award for his essential fusion data storage and retrieval system.

Paul Rivenberg | Plasma Science and Fusion Center | June 1, 2018
~6 mins |

Tags:  fusion  nuclear-power-and-reactors  nuclear-science-and-engineering  software  awards-honors-and-fellowships  school-of-engineering  plasma-science-and-fusion-center  staff

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