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3 Questions: Dan Huttenlocher on the formation of the MIT Schwarzman College of Computing

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Since beginning his position in August, Dean Dan Huttenlocher has been working on developing the organizational structure of the new MIT Stephen A. Schwarzman College...
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Deep learning with point clouds

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If you’ve ever seen a self-driving car in the wild, you might wonder about that spinning cylinder on top of it.  It’s a “lidar sensor,”...
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Better fact-checking for fake news

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The 21st century has opened up a boundless mass of headlines, articles, and stories. This information influx, however, is partially contaminated: Alongside factual, truthful content...
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Computing and artificial intelligence: Humanistic perspectives from MIT

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The MIT Stephen A. Schwarzman College of Computing (SCC) will reorient the Institute to bring the power of computing and artificial intelligence to all fields...
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Want to know what software-driven health care looks like? This class offers some clues.

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MIT professors David Sontag and Peter Szolovits don’t assign a textbook for their class, 6.S897HST.956 (Machine Learning for Healthcare), because there isn’t one. Instead, students read scientific papers, solve problem...
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Want to learn how to train an artificial intelligence model? Ask a friend.

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The MIT Machine Intelligence Community began with a few friends meeting over pizza to discuss landmark papers in machine learning. Three years later, the undergraduate club...
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Toward artificial intelligence that learns to write code

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Learning to code involves recognizing how to structure a program, and how to fill in every last detail correctly. No wonder it can be so...
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Robots that can sort recycling

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Every year trash companies sift through an estimated 68 million tons of recycling, which is the weight equivalent of more than 30 million cars. A...
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Smarter training of neural networks

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These days, nearly all the artificial intelligence-based products in our lives rely on “deep neural networks” that automatically learn to process labeled data. For most...
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Improving security as artificial intelligence moves to smartphones

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Smartphones, security cameras, and speakers are just a few of the devices that will soon be running more artificial intelligence software to speed up image-...
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Teaching machines to reason about what they see

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A child who has never seen a pink elephant can still describe one — unlike a computer. “The computer learns from data,” says Jiajun Wu,...
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Exercises in amazement: Discovering deep learning

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It was standing-room only in the Stata Center’s Kirsch Auditorium when some 300 attendees showed up for opening lectures for MIT’s intensive, student-designed course 6.S191...
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Computing the future

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As part of the public launch of the Stephen A. Schwarzman College of Computing, MIT hosted a special fireside chat Wednesday, Feb.27, at Kresge Auditorium...
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Building site identified for MIT Stephen A. Schwarzman College of Computing

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MIT has identified a preferred location for the new MIT Stephen A. Schwarzman College of Computing headquarters: the current site of Building 44. The new...
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Bridge to the future of engineering

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School of Engineering faculty are embracing the new MIT Stephen A. Schwarzman College of Computing as a bold response to the rapid evolution of computing...
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Provost's letter to the faculty about the MIT Stephen A. Schwarzman College of Computing

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The following email was sent today to the MIT faculty from Provost Martin Schmidt. Dear colleagues, As I trust you have seen, this morning Rafael...
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Design tool reveals a product’s many possible performance tradeoffs

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MIT researchers have developed a tool that makes it much easier and more efficient to explore the many compromises that come with designing new products....
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Eric Schmidt to join MIT as visiting innovation fellow

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Today, MIT President L. Rafael Reif announced that Eric Schmidt, who until January was the executive chairman of Google’s parent company, Alphabet, will join MIT...
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Fleet of autonomous boats could service some cities, reducing road traffic

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The future of transportation in waterway-rich cities such as Amsterdam, Bangkok, and Venice — where canals run alongside and under bustling streets and bridges —...

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