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June 15, 2018

LIDS Faculty Lead New IDSS and MITx MicroMasters Program in Statistics and Data Science

The new MicroMasters Program in Statistics and Data Science, developed by several MIT faculty, including LIDS professors Philippe Rigollet, Devavrat Shah (program director), and John Tsitsiklis, has opened enrollment this week.

June 8, 2018

LIDS Researchers Win 2018 ACM MobiHoc Best Paper Award

We are happy to share that LIDS faculty members Sertac Karaman and Eytan Modiano, along with LIDS student Rajat Talak, received the 2018 ACM MobiHoc Best Paper Award for their paper, "Optimizing Information Freshness in Wireless Networks under General Interference Constraints.”

June 6, 2018

LIDS Student Matthew Brennan Wins Best Student Paper Award at COLT 2018

It is a pleasure to announce that the paper, "Reducibility and Computational Lower Bounds for Problems with Planted Sparse Structure,” coauthored by LIDS student Matthew Brennan, LIDS professor Guy Bresler, and RLE postdoc Wasim Huleihel, was selected to receive a

June 5, 2018

LIDS Prof. Luca Carlone and colleagues win IEEE Transactions on Robotics Best Paper Award

We are delighted to announce that LIDS Prof. Luca Carlone, together with his colleagues, won the IEEE Transactions on Robotics King-Sun Fu Memorial Best Paper Award for, “On-Manifold Preintegration for Real-Time Visual-Inertial Odometry” (C. Forster; L. Carlone; F. Dellaert; D.