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August 22, 2022

Jennifer Tang receives Best Student Paper Award at ISIT 2022

It is our great pleasure to share that LIDS alum Jennifer Tang, PhD ‘22 received the Best Student Paper Award at the 2022 IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory (ISIT).

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.