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Financial Re-Engineering

Financial Re-Engineering

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 4 years ago | 01:38:24 | 16631 views

10/01/2010 9:00 AM e14"633Bengt Holmstrom, Paul A. Samuelson Professor of Economics; Andrew W. Lo, Harris & Harris Group Professor, Director, MIT Laboratory for Financial Engineering; Robert C. Merton, Ph.D. '70, MIT Sloan School of Ma...

AeroAstro Safety Lecture

AeroAstro Safety Lecture

AeroAstro

Added over 6 years ago | 00:44:45 | 15149 views

AeroAstro Department Senior Technical Instructor discusses lab and shop safety rules and procedures. Recorded in May 2009.

Engineering for the Ecological Age: Lessons from History

Engineering for the Ecological Age:...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 4 years ago | 01:24:00 | 14386 views

05/01/2009 2:00 PM Bartos theaterJohn Ochsendorf, Associate Professor, Department of ArchitectureDescription: John Ochsendorf, a structural engineer, "fell in love with archaeology" during college. His senior thesis at Cornell involved a...

The Response to the Gulf Oil Spill

The Response to the Gulf Oil Spill

MIT Energy Initiative

Added over 5 years ago | 01:08:00 | 13956 views

This talk was given on December 14, 2010 as part of the MITEI Seminar Series. Juliette Kayyem was the Assistant Secretary for Intergovernmental Affairs in the Department of Homeland Security. Rear Admiral Peter Neffenger was the Deputy N...

Niki Gomez, Legatum Fellow

Fellowship 2008-2009

Added over 7 years ago | 00:02:02 | 13149 views

Niki Gomez hails from Sri Lanka and is currently a Sloan Fellow in Innovation and Global Leadership at the Sloan School of Management. Her focus is on solar energy development Sri Lanka.

Climate Change in a Changing World: Meeting the Needs of Humanity and the Planet

Climate Change in a Changing World:...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 4 years ago | 00:59:57 | 12938 views

04/22/2009 7:00 PM Simmons HallSteven Hamburg, Chief Scientist, Environmental Defense FundDescription: The "dominant story of the next century" will be one of either gloom or redemption, says Steven Hamburg, depending on how humanity cho...

Lunch with a Laureate: Eric Chivian

Lunch with a Laureate: Eric Chivian

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 4 years ago | 00:58:30 | 10858 views

04/29/2010 12:00 PM MuseumEric Chivian, Co"founder International Physicians for the Prevention of Nuclear War; 1985 Nobel Peace PrizeDescription: In 1978, in his last years of residency in psychiatry at Mass General Hospital, Eric Chivi...

Hines: The Man, The Company

Hines: The Man, The Company

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 4 years ago | 00:51:04 | 10303 views

10/01/2010 1:00 PM e14"633Gerald D. Hines, Founder and Chairman, HinesDescription: An iconic figure in real estate development, Gerald D. Hines relates lessons learned over his half"century career to an admiring industry audience. Lever...

Perspectives on the Unfolding Spill: Evidence of the Environmental Impacts of the Event

Perspectives on the Unfolding Spill...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 4 years ago | 01:02:00 | 9842 views

09/28/2010 1:30 PM E14"674Dr. Maria T. Zuber, E.A. Griswold Professor of Geophysics, Head of the Department of Earth, Atmospheric and Planetary Sciences, MIT ; ; Eric Adams, Lecturer, Civil and Environmental Engineering; Elizabeth Kuj...

Transportation in Contemporary Society: A Complex Systems Approach

Transportation in Contemporary Soci...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 4 years ago | 01:05:00 | 8612 views

03/09/2010 4:00 PM 3"270Joseph Sussman, J R East Professor of Civil and Environmental EngineeringDescription: In the nineteen fifties and sixties, students of transportation focused on building infrastructure and applied lessons from the...

Recent History of Boston Transportation (1990"2007)

Recent History of Boston Transporta...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 4 years ago | 01:01:00 | 7593 views

03/13/2008 2:00 PM 8"404Frederick P. Salvucci, '61, SM '62, Senior Lecturer, Center for Transportation and Logistics, MITDescription: Frederick Salvucci's perspective on transportation development is an amalgam of civil engineering, hist...

The City Car

The City Car

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 4 years ago | 01:10:00 | 7442 views

03/19/2008 6:00 PM MuseumWilliam J. Mitchell, Alexander W. Dreyfoos Professor of Architecture and Media Arts and Sciences ; Director, Smart Cities research group, MIT Media Lab; Ryan Chin MA, '00, SM '04, Doctoral Student, Smart Citie...