Aeronautics and Astronautics
NAVAIR is upgrading its acquisition capabilities using an MIT online course in model-based systems engineering.
Mechanical engineer and instrument scientist on NASA's OSIRIS-REx mission is the first female principal research scientist in the department's history.
Initiative is building collections highlighting the contributions of female faculty.
A member of the MIT faculty since 1985, Hastings will succeed Jaime Peraire as AeroAstro department head.
Faculty from across the Institute tapped to lead new initiative in human and machine intelligence.
Algorithm computes “buffer zones” around autonomous vehicles and reassess them on the fly.
With new system, drones navigate through an empty room, avoiding crashes while “seeing” a virtual world.
SuperUROP and Masterworks participants share the findings of their intensive hands-on projects.