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Toward mass-producible quantum computers
Toward mass-producible quantum computers

Process for positioning quantum bits in diamond optical circuits could work at large scales.

Armando Solar-Lezama: Academic success despite an inauspicious start
Armando Solar-Lezama: Academic success despite an inauspicious start

Initially turned down by nearly every college he applied to, the computer scientist cleared his own path to MIT.

Faster, more nimble drones on the horizon
Faster, more nimble drones on the horizon

New algorithm quickly makes sense of incoming visual data.

Researchers engineer shape-shifting noodles
Researchers engineer shape-shifting noodles

Sheets of gelatin transform into 3-D shapes when dunked in water; could save food shipping costs.

David Hesslink: Taking his passion to the major leagues
David Hesslink: Taking his passion to the major leagues

Winningest pitcher in MIT history and baseball analytics ace will join Seattle Mariners’ operations office after graduation.

Zika virus likely circulated in Americas long before its detection
Zika virus likely circulated in Americas long before its detection

Analysis of largest collection of Zika genomes to date reveals trajectory and evolution of the virus.

Using Bitcoin to prevent identity theft
Using Bitcoin to prevent identity theft

System piggybacks on the digital currency’s security protocols to thwart hijacked servers.

T.W. “Bill” Lambe, professor emeritus of civil and environmental engineering, dies at 96
T.W. “Bill” Lambe, professor emeritus of civil and environmental engineering, dies at 96

Longtime MIT professor and author of two influential texts was a leader in geotechnical engineering.

Study offers guidance for targeting residual ovarian tumors
Study offers guidance for targeting residual ovarian tumors

Findings support new strategy of continuous drug delivery by implantable device.

The future of sensory technology
The future of sensory technology

MIT.nano hosts its first major research symposium.

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