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Nanoscale Engineering for High Performance Solar Cells

Nanoscale Engineering for High Perf...

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05/12/2009 6:00 PM MuseumVladimir Bulovic, Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Description: How much energy does it take to turn on a lightbulb? Way too much in the U.S., where 22% of all electricity gets channeled...

Engineering for the Ecological Age: Lessons from History

Engineering for the Ecological Age:...

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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 Power of Competition: How to Focus the World's Brains on your Innovation Challenges

The Power of Competition: How to Fo...

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06/06/2009 9:00 AM Wong AuditoriumFiona Murray, Sarofim Family Career Development ProfessorDescription: Cooperation may be making us "a little bit too nice" when it comes to innovation, suggests Fiona Murray. She believes there's nothing...

Looking Ahead to 2020

Looking Ahead to 2020

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06/16/2009 11:00 AM Wong AuditoriumWilliam Rouse, SM '70, PhD '72, Executive Director, The Tennenbaum Institute, ; Georgia Institute of Technology ; ; Robert E. Skinner, Jr., Executive Director, Transportation Research Board, National...

MIT Perspective on Engineering Systems

MIT Perspective on Engineering Systems

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06/16/2009 9:15 AM Wong AuditoriumSubra Suresh, ScD '81, Dean, MIT School of Engineering; ; Yossi Sheffi, SM '77, PhD '78, Director, Engineering Systems Division, and Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering and Engineering Sys...

The Mysterious Field of Engineering Systems

The Mysterious Field of Engineering...

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06/16/2009 8:30 AM Wong AuditoriumNorman R. Augustine, Retired, Chairman and CEO, Lockheed Martin CorporationDescription: One of the nation's revered technology leaders dispenses anecdotes and wisdom on the slippery subject of engineerin...

Critical Issues and Grand Challenges

Critical Issues and Grand Challenges

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06/15/2009 10:15 AM Wong AuditoriumJames A. Champy, '63, SM '65, Chairman of Consulting Perot Systems Corporation; Life Member, MIT Corporation; John Reed, Retired, Chairman, Citigroup, Inc.; Denis Cortese, CEO, Mayo Clinic; Steven E...

Opening Remarks and Keynote: Grand Challenges and Engineering Systems: Inspiring and Educating the Next Generation

Opening Remarks and Keynote: Grand ...

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06/15/2009 8:30 AM Wong AuditoriumJoel Moses, PhD '67, MIT Institute Professor; Daniel Roos, '61, SM '63, PhD '66, Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering and Engineering Systems ; Charles M. Vest, HM, MIT President Emeritus a...

Opening Remarks and Keynote: Grand Challenges and Engineering Systems: Inspiring and Educating the Next Generation

Opening Remarks and Keynote: Grand ...

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Added 3 years ago | 01:16:00 | 4419 views

06/15/2009 8:30 AM Wong AuditoriumJoel Moses, PhD '67, MIT Institute Professor; Daniel Roos, '61, SM '63, PhD '66, Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering and Engineering Systems ; Charles M. Vest, HM, MIT President Emeritus a...

Leadership Development

Leadership Development

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12/05/2008 12:00 PM Faculty ClubEric Amundsen, '94, SM '99, Associate, Wolf Greenfield; Karina Funk, CE '97, Equity Research, Winslow Management Company; Ajit Kambil, '85, SM '89, PhD '93, Global Research Director, Deloitte; Dava Newm...

Practical Byzantine Fault Tolerance

Practical Byzantine Fault Tolerance

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12/03/2001 34"101Barbara Liskov, Institute Professor and Associate Provost for Faculty Equity, MIT; Description: The increasing reliance of industry and government on online information services makes malicious attacks on these systems ...

Why Robbie Can't Learn: The Difficulty of Learning in Autonomous Agents

Why Robbie Can't Learn: The Difficu...

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11/19/2001 34"101Leslie Pack Kaelbling, Panasonic Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, MITDescription: In recent years, machine learning methods have enjoyed great success in a variety of applications. Unfortunately,...