November 20, 2015
The 2015 Doherty Professorship in Ocean Utilization was presented to Professor Caroline Uhler in an award ceremony on November 20, 2015. Prof.
November 5, 2015
Prof. Asuman Ozdaglar has been appointed to the Joseph F. and Nancy P. Keithley Professorship in Electrical Engineering. In an email announcing the appointment, Prof. Anantha Chandrakasan, Department Head, MIT Electrical Engineering and Computer Science writes:
November 1, 2015
Professor Devavrat Shah (together with collaborators Vivek Farias of Sloan MIT and Srikanth Jagabathula of NYU Stern) received the INFORMS Revenue Management and Pricing Section Prize, for their paper “A Nonparametric Approach to Modeling Choice with Limited Data” (published in Management Science
October 29, 2015
LIDS PIs Pablo Parrilo and Mardavij Roozbehani, together with Amir Ali Ahmadi (Princeton) and Raphael Jungers (UCLouvain), received the 2015 SIAG/CST Best SICON Paper Prize for their paper "Joint Spectral Radius and Path-Complete G
September 17, 2015
Clinical trials of new drugs or devices face a problem that most empirical inquiries don’t: They must not only provide clear data about toxicity and efficacy but also try to maximize the quality of treatment for all of the patients enrolled.
September 9, 2015
Prof. Dimitri Bertsekas was awarded the 2015 SIAM/MOS George B. Dantzig prize.