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Portrait photo of Guy Bresler

July 27, 2022

Guy Bresler Granted Tenure

We are thrilled to share that LIDS faculty member Guy Bresler was granted tenure by the Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, effective July 1, 2022. Guy is also a faculty member in the Institute for Data, Systems, and Society (IDSS).

July 1, 2022

Martin Wainwright joins MIT faculty and LIDS

We are thrilled to share that LIDS alum Martin Wainwright is one of 17 new faculty members who joined the MIT School of Engineering in July 2022, at which time he also joined LIDS as a Principal I

June 24, 2022

Moving beyond games

When Mengdi Wang SM ‘10 PhD ’13 was a graduate student at LIDS she took a course on poker. Mengdi played often at MIT, honing her strategy and soon she was winning cash prizes in large poker tournaments.