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Re-Engineering Buildings: Innovations in Building Technology

Re-Engineering Buildings: Innovatio...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 3 years ago | 01:17:00 | 11836 views

10/01/2010 11:00 AM e14"633Tony Ciochetti, Chairman, MIT Center for Real Estate; John Ochsendorf, Associate Professor, Department of Architecture; Alex (Sandy) Pentland, PhD '82, Toshiba Professor of Media Arts and Sciences, and Direct...

Financial Re-Engineering

Financial Re-Engineering

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 3 years ago | 01:38:00 | 12558 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...

Moving Ahead: Engineering Challenges of Deep Water Drilling and Future Oil Resource Recovery

Moving Ahead: Engineering Challenge...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 3 years ago | 01:03:00 | 10623 views

09/28/2010 4:15 PM E14"674Andrew J. Whittle, ScD '87, Professor, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering; Nancy Leveson, Professor, Aeronautics and Astronautics; Roland Pellenq, Visiting Professor, Civil and Environmental Eng...

Planning the Response: Establishing the Impacts and Identifying the Parties at Risk

Planning the Response: Establishing...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 3 years ago | 01:10:00 | 14648 views

09/28/2010 3:00 PM E14"674Amy Glasmeier, Department Head, Professor of Geography and Regional Planning, DUSP; Wyman Briggs, Preparedness Specialist, US Coast Guard; Earthea Nance, Assistant Professor, Department of Urban Studies, Unive...

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 3 years ago | 01:02:00 | 7651 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...

Annual Technology Day Report 2010

Annual Technology Day Report 2010

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 3 years ago | 00:44:53 | 3745 views

06/05/2010 KresgeDr. Susan Hockfield, President, MITDescription: Note: This video has some audio problems, which get resolved at early on with some help from an audience member, presumed to be a Course VI alum. MIT President Susan Hock...

Lunch with a Laureate: Eric Chivian

Lunch with a Laureate: Eric Chivian

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 3 years ago | 00:58:30 | 8008 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...

Transportation, the Built Environment and Greenhouse Gas Emissions in Developing Cities

Transportation, the Built Environme...

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Added over 3 years ago | 00:59:46 | 4086 views

04/06/2010 4:00 PM 3"270Chris Zegras, Ford Career Development Assistant Professor of Transportation and Urban Planning, MITDescription: It seems that income and travel are inextricably linked. As communities gain wealth and prosperity, ...

Transportation in Contemporary Society: A Complex Systems Approach

Transportation in Contemporary Soci...

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Added over 3 years ago | 01:05:00 | 5209 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...

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

Climate Change in a Changing World:...

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Added over 3 years ago | 00:59:57 | 10335 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...

Engineering for the Ecological Age: Lessons from History

Engineering for the Ecological Age:...

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Added over 3 years ago | 01:24:00 | 11081 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...

Opportunities in Infrastructure and Built Environment

Opportunities in Infrastructure and...

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Added over 3 years ago | 01:07:00 | 2918 views

09/19/2008 2:45 PM KresgeSarah Slaughter, 82, SM'87, PhD 91, Associate Director for Buildings & Infrastructure, MIT Energy Initiative; Judith Layzer, PhD '99, Linde Career Development Associate Professor of Environmental Policy; Milton...