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Deploying Our Gifts for the Betterment of Humankind: What would Dr. King Say about Us?

Deploying Our Gifts for the Betterm...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 4 years ago | 00:18:03 | 5591 views

02/04/2010 7:30 AM Walker Morss HallDylon Rockwell, Undergraduate, MIT; Zenzile Brooks, Graduate student Civil And Environmental Engineering; Description: In urging the MIT community to use its gifts to help others in need, particularl...

Deploying Our Gifts for the Betterment of Humankind: What Would Dr. King Say about Us?

Deploying Our Gifts for the Betterm...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 4 years ago | 00:46:32 | 14089 views

02/04/2010 7:30 AM Walker Morss HallGerry Hudson, Executive Vice President of SEIU "Service Employees International Union; Dr. Susan Hockfield, President, MITDescription: Woven into the fabric of MIT life, says Susan Hockfield, is the "...

Energy and Emissions Logging in Road Vehicles

Energy and Emissions Logging in Roa...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 4 years ago | 00:54:06 | 13043 views

11/30/2010 4:00 PM 3"270Sanjay Sarma, Professor, Department of Mechanical EngineeringDescription: Soon, after checking under the hood and kicking the tires, we will be scanning our car's on"board diagnostic system (OBD). Sanjay Sarma ha...

Environmental Impacts of Aviation

Environmental Impacts of Aviation

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 4 years ago | 01:02:00 | 7532 views

04/13/2010 4:00 PM 3"270Dr. Ian A. Waitz, Jerome C. Hunsaker Professor and Department Head, Department of Aeronautics and Astronautics, MIT Description: Knowing more about the environmental impacts of aviation is increasingly essential, ...

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

Transportation, the Built Environme...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 4 years ago | 00:59:46 | 5660 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, ...

Where the Rubber Meets the Road: Why Chemomechanical Design of Materials is Critical to Sustainable Transportation Infrastructure

Where the Rubber Meets the Road: Wh...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 4 years ago | 00:49:15 | 9730 views

03/30/2010 4:00 PM 3"270Krystyn Van Vliet, Ph.D. '02, Associate Professor, Department of Materials Science and EngineeringDescription: Our conversations on sustainable transportation typically begin with a review of vehicle efficiencies,...

Modeling Human Mobility

Modeling Human Mobility

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 4 years ago | 00:47:09 | 3487 views

03/16/2010 4:00 PM 3"270Marta Gonzalez, Assistant Professor, Civil and Environmental EngineeringDescription: Researchers who wish to study mobility patterns might be reaching for your phone. Increasingly, cell phones are equipped with l...

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 | 8176 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...

Automotive Lightweighting as a Strategic Opportunity for India's Automotive Industry

Automotive Lightweighting as a Stra...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 4 years ago | 01:08:00 | 11737 views

03/02/2010 4:00 PM 3"270Charles Fine, Chrysler Leaders for Manufacturing Professor; MIT Sloan School of Management; Richard Roth, Research Associate, Engineering Systems DivisionDescription: Suppose you could leapfrog 100 years of expe...

Creating Value in a Volatile World

Creating Value in a Volatile World

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 4 years ago | 01:01:00 | 5820 views

02/23/2010 4:00 PM 3"270David Simchi"Levi, Professor of Engineering Systems and Civil EngineeringDescription: The need for flexible management of supply chains to increase operational efficiencies could not be greater, as modern companie...

Sustainable Accessibility: A Grand Challenge for the World and for MIT

Sustainable Accessibility: A Grand ...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 4 years ago | 01:01:00 | 12113 views

02/09/2010 4:00 PM 3"270John Sterman, PhD '82, Forrester Professor of Management and Engineering Systems, and; Director, System Dynamics Group, MIT Description: Transportation systems, as we know them today, will simply not sustain the ...

Leading through Adversity

Leading through Adversity

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 4 years ago | 00:51:11 | 11788 views

02/18/2010 12:00 PM Wong AuditoriumPaul Sagan, President & CEO, Akamai TechnologiesDescription: Few companies have endured such hardship, or risen to such heights in a brief span of time as Akamai Technologies. Paul Sagantells how he be...