March 7, 2017
Sertac Karaman has been awarded the 2017 Young Investigator Award by the Office of Naval Research. The Young Investigator Program "seeks to identify and support academic scientists and engineers who are in their first or second full-time tenure-track or tenure-track-equivalent academic appointme
March 7, 2017
Although data scientists can gain great insights from large data sets — and can ultimately use these insights to tackle major challenges — accomplishing this is much easier said than done.
January 17, 2017
In the age of mobile phones, new sources of information can help us reduce urban traffic congestion—if we have suitably deep insights into how to best exploit the information, says Asu Ozdaglar, MIT professor of electrical engineering and computer science.
January 11, 2017
Professor Sertac Karaman has been awarded the 2017 RAS Early Career Award from the IEEE Robotics & Automation Society for "contributions to motion planning
December 20, 2016
As driverless cars merge into our transportation system in the coming years, some researchers believe autonomous vehicles may save fuel by trailing each other in large platoons.
December 16, 2016
When data sets get too big, sometimes the only way to do anything useful with them is to extract much smaller subsets and analyze those instead.