Integrity Distributed, a project created by Camera Culture PhD student Praneeth Vepakomma and collaborators, won a FT Innovation Award 2022
We introduce a differentially private method to measure nonlinear correlations (as point estimates) between sensitive data hosted across tw…
The award was for "Visual Transformer Meets CutMix for Improved Accuracy, Communication Efficiency, and Data Privacy in Split Learning"
The award honors his paper “Federated learning over wireless fading channels."
Spinoff Akasha Imaging was co-founded by Kartik Venkataraman, Camera Culture head Ramesh Raskar, and alum Achuta Kadambi. Read more here.
Congrats to Praneeth Vepakomma on receiving a 2022 Meta PhD Research Fellowship in the Applied Statistics category.
Congrats to spinoff BRELYON, led by former Labber Barmak Heshmat, on winning the 2022 Prism Award in the Displays category.
Ramesh Raskar discuses potential approaches to creating apps that can leverage citizen engagement to improve government responses to crises.
MIT scientists discuss the future of AI with applications across many sectors, as a tool that can be both beneficial and harmful.
FG is the premier international forum for research in image and video-based face, gesture, and body movement recognition.
The 2022 Forbes 30 Under 30 list honors "bold risk-takers putting a new twist on the old tools of the trade" + includes a few Media Labbers.
Nine Graduate Social and Ethical Responsibilities of Computing (SERC) Scholars have been chosen by MIT Schwarzman College of Computing.
Jamie Schiel and Rohan Puri, who met in the Camera Culture group, talk to MIT Startup Exchange about their startup, Stable Auto.
Entrepreneurship class MAS.664 launches businesses with a global reach.
The President's Awards for Excellence in Research recognize staff members who have made outstanding contributions in early career research.
The award is given to a member of the electronic imaging community who has made significant and substantial contributions to the field.
The Fellowship program provides awards to PhD candidates conducting research on important topics across computer science and engineering.
Can a new vaccination card simplify the user vaccination journey and create data-rich monitoring of the progress in vaccination?
Camera Culture head Ramesh Raskar talks to Rashmi Mohan about his interdisciplinary research and entrepreneurial endeavors.
The Media Lab Focus series for March 2021 will present research on the theme of Mobility.
A multi-institutional team, including members of the Camera Culture research group, has won the Baidu Best Paper Award at NeurIPS-SpicyFL'20
An MIT-developed vaccination card aims to cut through vaccine distribution chaos while preserving patient privacy.
This award recognizes the impact of PhD research on the scientific discipline and practice in the field of signal processing.
The project is a multi-faculty, cross-MIT effort, with input and expertise from multiple institutes.
August 20, 2020
These sessions will focus on tools for privacy-aware contact tracing.
To date, two Media Lab projects have received RAPID grants for work related to the Covid-19 pandemic.
Recognizing individuals who demonstrate a real commitment to building a diverse and inclusive tech community and making a Better World
These awards recognize outstanding achievement and innovation in the field.
June 3, 2020
These are public talks via webcast every Wednesday at 10am. Safe Paths—an MIT-led, free, open source technology that enables…
May 27, 2020
This award is given out annually by the MIT Graduate Student Council and presented at the Awards Convocation ceremony.
May 6, 2020
Ramesh Raskar gives an update on his nonprofit’s progression in developing the Safe Paths mobile app and Safe Places web tool.
Ramesh Raskar details these tools and discusses the advantages and disadvantages of different contact tracing methods.
Your phone soon might know if you have spent time near someone with the COVID-19 virus.
Researchers are racing to achieve the benefits of location-tracking without the surveillance.
To help explain how this works is Ramesh Raskar, an associate professor at MIT’s Media Lab.
The app is designed to let people discover if they've crossed paths with someone who's been infected with COVID-19.
A multinational team develops new tools to slow the spread of pandemics.
A system that enables smartphones to transmit “chirps” to nearby devices could notify people if they have been near an infected person.
Private Kit: Safe Paths shares information about your movements in a privacy-preserving way—and could let health officials tackle COVID-19.
China, South Korea used smartphone apps to monitor people with the disease. Americans have different views of privacy and data collection.
The Media Lab community brings creativity, expertise, and research to the pandemic
The MIT Media Lab, a hallowed digital playground and research center into media technologies, is celebrating its 25th anniversary. We'll ta…
"The research is…unique in its approach to enable seeing through dense fog for self-driving cars and augmented driving."
On May 11, 2019 Ramesh Raskar was the doctoral hooding ceremony keynote speaker at UNC Chapel Hill Commencement. He shared the vi…
MIT Media Lab fosters innovation with its motto of 'imagine and realise.'
MIT Media Lab professor Ramesh Raskar talks about how his high-tech inventions and initiatives can help solve real-world problems.
The 2019 Forbes 30 Under 30 list includes at least three members of the Media Lab community.
Technique can capture a scene at multiple depths with one shutter click—no zoom lens needed
Media Tyler PhD students among 14 collegiate inventors awarded the 2018 Lemelson-MIT Student Prize
Guy Satat and Tyler Clites won in the "Drive It!" and "Cure It!" categories, respectively
Developed by MIT researchers, the technology could be a boon for drivers and driverless cars
New 3D camera research from the Media Lab’s Camera Culture group was selected for the Best Papers Special Issue of the ICCV.
He is passionate about developing imaging technologies that solve great challenges in society, science, and health