News & Events


January 30, 2020

Guy Bresler Receives NSF CAREER Award

We are thrilled to share that LIDS faculty member Guy Bresler has received a National Science Foundation (NSF) CAREER Award for his research on “Reducibility among high-dimensional statistics problems: information preserving mappings, algorithms, and complexity.”

January 15, 2020

Caroline Uhler Granted Tenure

We are very happy to share that LIDS faculty member Caroline Uhler has been granted tenure by the Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science (EECS).

January 14, 2020

LIDS student Ian Schneider to be first graduate of IDSS Social & Engineering Systems (SES) doctoral program

Please join us in congratulating LIDS student Ian Schneider on being the first student in the newly-formed IDSS SES PhD program to successfully defend his dissertation!

January 11, 2020

Sending clearer signals

In the secluded Russian city where Yury Polyanskiy grew up, all information about computer science came from the outside world. Visitors from distant Moscow would occasionally bring back the latest computer science magazines and software CDs to Polyanskiy’s high school for everyone to share.

December 18, 2019

What a Drone Sees

LIDS professor Sertac Karaman and his team use virtual reality to help reduce drone failure rates.