- Studying the brain and supporting the mind 2020-04-29
- At MIT, senior Tarun Kamath has explored neuroscience and science policy, while helping his peers find ways to reduce stress.
- Giving robots a better feel for object manipulation 2019-04-17
- Model improves a robot’s ability to mold materials into shapes and interact with liquids and solid objects.
- Prime Minister Mark Rutte of the Netherlands tours MIT 2019-07-22
- Dutch delegation visits the Institute for a tour focused on computing, robotics, and health care innovation.
- Controlling attention with brain waves 2019-12-04
- Study shows that people can boost attention by manipulating their own alpha brain waves.
- Neurons’ “antennae” are unexpectedly active in neural computation 2019-06-06
- Tiny, branching extensions called dendrites may be more than just passive information-carriers, study finds.
- IDSS hosts inaugural Learning for Dynamics and Control conference 2019-07-10
- L4DC explored an emerging scientific area at the intersection of real-time physical data, machine learning, control theory, and optimization.
- Autonomous boats can target and latch onto each other 2019-06-05
- Fleet of “roboats” could collect garbage or self-assemble into floating structures in Amsterdam’s many canals.
- Self-transforming robot blocks jump, spin, flip, and identify each other 2019-10-30
- Developed at MIT’s Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory, robots can self-assemble to form various structures with applications including inspection.
- How we tune out distractions 2019-06-12
- Neuroscientists trace a brain circuit that filters unwanted sensory input.