Celebrating Hiroshi Ishii's mentorship and groundbreaking research
The following Media Lab groups and projects are represented at CHI 2019
MIT Tangible Media Group’s SociaBowl aims to promote positive social dynamics via a dynamic table centerpiece.
MAS professor recognized for a career of contributions to human-computer interaction.
Hackster.io profiles CONJURE, a project from the Tangible Media group that provides a tactile display for video games.
The first overseas offshoot of the MIT Media Lab is opened in Dublin, Ireland.
What if materials could defy gravity, so that we could leave them suspended in mid-air? ZeroN is a physical and digital interaction eleme...
TRANSFORM fuses technology and design to celebrate its transformation from a piece of still furniture to a dynamic machine driven by a st...
In an era where bio is the new interface, we are imagining a world where actuators and sensors can be grown rather than manufactured, and...
Cool things happen when you control water with a computer.
The first use-case for programmable droplets is a kind of automated painters' palette.
Using electric fields to manipulate droplets on a surface could enable high-volume, low-cost biology experiments.
How ideas derived from art can lead to new technological concepts.
In 2013, bioengineer Wen Wang, then a research scientist at MIT, attended a talk on how Bacillus spores shrink in response to falling rel...
A fresh update from the Tangible Media Group is the latest attraction of the RADICAL ATOMS exhibition in the Ars Electronica Center
Ventilating flaps lined with live cells open and close in response to an athlete’s sweat.
Sheets of gelatin transform into 3D shapes when dunked in water; could save food shipping costs.
bioLogic fabric responds to an athlete's body temperature and humidity.
Sheets of gelatin transform into 3-D shapes when dunked in water; could save food shipping costs.
How to Love and Criticize Technology at the Same Time: Jaron Lanier in conversation with Ken Perlin, Hiroshi Ishii, and Pattie Maes.
Hands-free controllers like Kinect may not be ideal for all video games. If you were to fly a virtual kite, wouldn't you want to hold som...