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.

May 28, 2018

LIDS Faculty Recognized at "EECS Celebrates" Event

It is a pleasure to share the news that three LIDS faculty members — Professors Robert Berwick, Devavrat Shah, and John Tsitsiklis — were recognized recently at EECS Celebrates, the annual awards event recognizing outstanding accomplishments of faculty, students, and staff in the Department of El

May 25, 2018

Caroline Uhler awarded J-WAFS seed grant for research on climate impacts on agriculture

Today, the Abdul Latif Jameel World Water and Food Security Lab (J-WAFS) at MIT announced the award of over $1.3 million in research funding through its seed grant program, now in its fourth year.

May 18, 2018

LIDS Student Igor Kadota Receives Aeronautics and Astronautics Graduate Teaching Assistantship Award

It is our pleasure to share the news that LIDS student Igor Kadota received the Aeronautics and Astronautics Graduate Teaching Assistantship Award, given annually to a graduate student "for conspicuous dedication and skill in helping fulfill a subject's educational objectives."