Mouse study yields insights into the rare condition, may shed light on other neurological disorders.
A neural network can read scientific papers and render a plain-English summary.
EECS faculty member is recognized for technical innovation, educational excellence, and efforts to advance women and under-represented minorities in her field.
Model improves a robot’s ability to mold materials into shapes and interact with liquids and solid objects.
Working groups of faculty, students, staff are meeting regularly to develop ideas for the MIT Schwarzman College of Computing.
Machine learning can reveal optimal growing conditions to maximize taste and other features.
Counting search queries isn’t easy, but MIT CSAIL’s new LearnedSketch system for “frequency-estimation” aims to help.
Researchers combine statistical and symbolic artificial intelligence techniques to speed learning and improve transparency.
Technique could improve machine-learning tasks in protein design, drug testing, and other applications.
McGovern Institute researchers find that the brain starts to register gender and age before recognizing a face.
Algorithm designs optimized machine-learning models up to 200 times faster than traditional methods.
Loosely connected disc-shaped “particles” can push and pull one another, moving en masse to transport objects.
Master’s student and Marshall Scholar Kyle Swanson uses computer science to help make drug development more efficient.
Noninvasive treatment improves memory and reduces amyloid plaques in mice.
Study shows that a brain region called the inferotemporal cortex is key to differentiating bears from chairs.
Research projects show creative ways MIT students are connecting computing to other fields.
Fireside chat brings together six Turing Award winners to reflect on their field and the MIT Stephen A. Schwarzman College of Computing.
Final day of the MIT Schwarzman College of Computing celebration explores enthusiasm, caution about AI’s rising prominence in society.
Stephen A. Schwarzman and MIT President L. Rafael Reif discuss the Institute’s historic new endeavor.
Conference celebrating new MIT Schwarzman College of Computing explores the changing face of higher ed.
Popular expo highlights student creativity and ambition as celebration of the MIT Schwarzman College of Computing gets underway.
“We see an incredible future where the College of Computing channels the collaborative potential of disciplines,” says grad student Matthew Claudel.
Measurements could help scientists develop better designs for a bioartificial pancreas.
Undergraduate research projects show how students are advancing research in human and artificial intelligence, and applying intelligence tools to other disciplines.
Alumnus and founding dean of Cornell Tech in New York City will return to MIT this summer.
As machine learning expands into climate modeling, EAPS Associate Professor Paul O’Gorman answers what that looks like and why it's important now.
New system of “strain engineering” can change a material’s optical, electrical, and thermal properties.
MIT associate professor of aeronautics and astronautics describes the seamless flow of people, things, and materials.
President Reif calls for federal funding, focused education to address “opportunity and threat” of AI
In Financial Times op-ed, MIT president says higher education must teach students to be “AI bilingual.”
Study uncovers language patterns that AI models link to factual and false articles; underscores need for further testing.
MIT designers, researchers, and students collaborate with The Metropolitan Museum of Art and Microsoft to improve the connection between people and art.
A new database of images could pave a path for algorithmic models that ensure accurate diagnoses of conditions like pneumonia.
Researchers pinpoint the “neurons” in machine-learning systems that capture specific linguistic features during language-processing tasks.
Machine-learning approach could help robots assemble cellphones and other small parts in a manufacturing line.
Algorithm could help autonomous underwater vehicles explore risky but scientifically-rewarding environments.
An algorithm that teaches robot agents how to exchange advice to complete a task helps them learn faster.
Neural network assimilates multiple types of health data to help doctors make decisions with incomplete information.
Model identifies instances when autonomous systems have learned from examples that may cause dangerous errors in the real world.
MIT “Policy Congress” examines the complex terrain of artificial intelligence regulation.
Hackathons promote doctor-data scientist collaboration and expanded access to electronic medical-records to improve patient care.
New 3-D imaging technique can reveal, much more quickly than other methods, how neurons connect throughout the brain.
Vinod Vaikuntanathan aims to improve encryption in a world with growing applications and evolving adversaries.
Research by neuroscientists at MIT’s Picower Institute for Learning and Memory helps explain how the brain regulates arousal.
Tool for nonstatisticians automatically generates models that glean insights from complex datasets.
Substantial refinements of three-photon microscopy allow for novel discoveries in neuroscience.
Professor honored for work on the nature and origins of intelligence in the human mind and applying that knowledge to build human-like intelligence in machines.
Headquarters would replace Building 44, forming an “entrance to computing” near the intersection of Vassar and Main streets.
Technique for preserving tissue allows researchers to create maps of neural circuits with single-cell resolution.
A recent MIT symposium explores methods for making artificial intelligence systems more reliable, secure, and transparent.
Picower Institute researchers discover the brain mechanism that helps details come flooding back when you visit a scene again.
Method could illuminate features of biological tissues in low-exposure images.
CSAIL's new RePaint system aims to faithfully recreate your favorite paintings using deep learning and 3-D printing.
MIT AI Ethics Reading Group was founded by students who saw firsthand how technology developed with good intentions could be problematic.
When you slow down after exiting the highway, or hush your voice in the library, you’re using this brain mechanism.
Senior Jessy Lin, a double major in EECS and philosophy, is programming for social good.
Speakers at the summit included Massachusetts Secretary of Labor Rosalin Acosta and former Google chairman Eric Schmidt.
A roundup of MIT student research projects offers a glimpse of where computing is going next.
In a study that might enable earlier diagnosis, neuroscientists find abnormal brain connections that can predict onset of psychotic episodes.
Neuroscientists discover a circuit that helps redirect attention to focus on potential threats.
Model predicts whether ER patients suffering from sepsis urgently need a change in therapy.
Computer model could improve human-machine interaction, provide insight into how children learn language.
New system may open up the world’s roughly 7,000 spoken languages to computer-based translation.
Mahdi Ramadan and Alexi Choueiri’s common experiences as Lebanese evacuees led both to study the human brain at MIT.
MIT Energy Initiative Director Robert Armstrong offers his perspective on the takeaways from MITEI’s annual research conference.
Massive global survey reveals ethics preferences and regional differences.
Neural network that securely finds potential drugs could encourage large-scale pooling of sensitive data.
Neurons in human and rat brains carry electrical signals in different ways, scientists find.
$20 million gift names imaging suite in new facility, creates catalyst fund.
Deep-learning model has been used successfully on patients, may lead to more consistent screening procedures.
Gift of $350 million establishes the MIT Stephen A. Schwarzman College of Computing, an unprecedented, $1 billion commitment to world-changing breakthroughs and their ethical application.
Community event generates ideas for sparking innovative and ambitious plans to advance research in human and machine intelligence.
Program users can tinker with landing and path planning scenarios to identify optimal landing sites for Mars rovers.
Inaugural director of The Quest discusses what's been accomplished since last spring's launch and what is on the horizon.
Inspired by its tradition of leadership in the fields of artificial intelligence and biological intelligence, MIT has established new Institute-wide efforts committed to the convergence of science and engineering on the problem of intelligence.
Abdul Latif Jameel Clinic for Machine Learning in Health at MIT aims to revolutionize disease prevention, detection, and treatment
A key part of the MIT Quest for Intelligence, J-Clinic builds on MIT expertise across multiple scientific disciplines.
Machine learning system efficiently recognizes activities by observing how objects change in only a few key frames.
Up to 100 Quest-funded UROP projects aim to crack the code of human and machine intelligence.
Neural network learns speech patterns that predict depression in clinical interviews.
By training on patients grouped by health status, neural network can better estimate if patients will die in the hospital.
Interdisciplinary work will advance research in human and machine intelligence.
Faculty from across the Institute tapped to lead new initiative in human and machine intelligence.
Neural network could expedite complex physics simulations.
At the MIT-IBM Watson AI Lab, researchers are training computers to recognize dynamic events.
Alliance will be part of new MIT Intelligence Quest.