News & Events


February 2, 2021

“I know what you bought at Chipotle”

At first, it seemed like the algorithm wasn’t working right.

January 28, 2021

Examining the world through signals and systems

There’s a mesmerizing video animation on YouTube of simulated, self-driving traffic streaming through a six-lane, four-way intersection.

January 1, 2021

Tamara Broderick awarded membership in 2021 COPSS Leadership Academy

Tamara Broderick, Associate Professor in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, an IDSS Affiliate Faculty member, LIDS Affiliate Member, Core Faculty of SDSC, and member of MIT CSAIL, was made a member of the 2021 Committee of Presidents of Statistical Societies (COPSS) Leadership Academy.

December 11, 2020

Making smart thermostats more efficient

Buildings account for about 40% of US energy consumption, and are responsible for one-third of global carbon dioxide emissions.