News

Wed, 10/15/2014

MIT and MGH form strategic partnership to address major challenges in clinical medicine. First set of grants support projects designed to improve diagnostic accuracy and cost-effectiveness. A novel partnership between MIT and Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) is addressing...

Mon, 09/22/2014

Takeaway Job Fair: So You Want a Career in Manufacturing. The industry is rapidly changing. Forget shoulder-to-shoulder assembly lines --- advanced manufacturing requires high-end production, and those who want to be successful will need high-tech skills and a good understanding...

Fri, 05/16/2014

2014 Advanced Manufacturing Partnership Regional Meeting.   The Advanced Manufacturing Partnership (AMP 2.0) is a national effort appointed by President Obama to secure US leadership in emerging technologies that will create high-quality manufacturing jobs and enhance America’s...

Fri, 05/09/2014

First IEEE ISMEDS Symposium Builds on MEDRC Workshop for Medical Electronic Devices and Systems.  The field of medical electronic devices and systems offers to bring radically improved diagnostics and treatments to people in diverse settings. The first IEEE ISMEDS Symposium was...

Thu, 12/12/2013

Expediting Innovation.  Brian Anthony accelerates the realization of innovative medical electronic devices and other products through research and education.

Tue, 09/10/2013

Classes launched at Skolkovo Institute of Science and Technology.  The Russian university, established in collaboration with MIT, welcomes 52 new graduate students.  Amidst the sounds of a tolling bell and the applause of students, faculty, staff and administrators, the Skolkovo...

Sun, 01/20/2013

Reform at the Top.  If you could build a new university on a “greenfield” – or a snowy, white field, as the case might be – what would it look like? The founders of Skolkovo Institute of Science and Technology (Skoltech), a graduate-only university founded in 2011 outside Moscow...

Mon, 06/18/2012

Sharper ultrasound images could improve diagnostics.  New system developed at MIT allows precise measurements and tracking of disease progression.  Ultrasound images, known as sonograms, have become a familiar part of pregnancy, allowing expectant parents a view of their unborn...

Wed, 04/18/2012

Their own devices.  As the United States seeks to reinvigorate its job market and move past economic recession, MIT News examines manufacturing’s role in the country’s economic future through this series on work at the Institute around manufacturing.  Basic...

Thu, 03/01/2012

They’re mastering manufacturing.   A distinctive MIT program trains engineers and managers who want to build careers on the leading edge of industrial production.  As the United States seeks to reinvigorate its job market and move past economic recession, MIT News...