As media makers and members of the public, we increasingly have access to rich data sets that contain information about our communities, our politics and our government. Our panelists explore their strategies for finding and sharing stories embedded within sets of ...
Welcome and Introduction by Joi Ito, Ethan Zuckerman, and John BrackenRead more about the 2012 MIT-Knight Civic Media Conference: http://civic.mit.edu/conference2012
The Department of Nuclear Science and Engineering hosted its third annual Doctoral Research Expo on March 16, 2012; featured presentation by Koroush Shirvan.
The Department of Nuclear Science and Engineering hosted its third annual Doctoral Research Expo on March 16, 2012; featured presentation by student Mario Manuel.
Closing of 11th Annual SymposiumRead more about the MIT Pappalardo Fellowships.
The Disappearing Neutrino?Dr. Joshua Spitz, 2011–14 Pappalardo Fellow (Experimental Neutrino Physics)More than 80 years after its proposed existence, the neutrino remains mysterious and enigmatic. We don't know the mass of the neutrino, how many ...
"New Physics Sandwiched Between Two Oxide Insulators"Dr. Karen Michaeli, 2010–13 Pappalardo Fellow (Hard Condensed Matter Theory)The continuous search for novel electronic and spintronic devices recently came to fruition in the form of oxide interfaces. ...
"Dissecting the Remnants of Nearby Supernova Explosions," Dr. Laura Lopez,2011–14 Pappalardo Fellow
"Testing Galaxy Formation Models at the Small Scales," Dr. Simona Vegetti, 2010–13 Pappalardo Fellow (Experimental Astrophysics
"A Membrane Puzzle"Dr. Silviu Pufu,2011–14 Pappalardo Fellow (String Theory)It has been known for quite some time that ten-dimensional string theory is contained within a fairly mysterious eleven-dimensional theory of membranes (higher dimensional generalizations ...
Introductory Remarks by Howard Messing'73 (Course VI), President & CEO, Meditech, Inc.Read more about the MIT Pappalardo Fellowships.
April 19, 2012Dr. Roger Nicoll of the University of California, San Francisco was awarded the 2012 Scolnick Prize in Neuroscience for his pioneering work on synaptic plasticity, the process by which the brain's connections are modified in response to experience (click ...
The Warren K. Lewis Lectureship in Chemical Engineering: "Simplicity" as a Component of Invention
Speaker: Eduardo Torrealba, Inventor of Plant Link, a soil moisture monitoring platform Recorded on June 20, 2013
Speaker: Ming Ma, Inventor of a new manufacturing method for brighter energy efficient light emitting diodes (LEDs)
Speaker: Ming Ma, Inventor of a new manufacturing method for brighter energy efficient light emitting diodes (LEDs) Recorded on June 20, 2013
Birama B. Sidibe
Speakers: Henry Lee (Moderator), Orli Arav, Lucy Cutting, Hidenori Miyoshi, Daniel Settel, Cheick-Oumar Sylla