banking and finance
neural interfacing and control
internet of things
natural language processing
sports and fitness
point of care
Inventing disruptive technologies for nanoelectronic devices and creating new paradigms for life-machine symbiosis
Advancing justice in Earth's complex systems using designs enabled by space
Looking beyond smart cities
Mental Machine: Labour in the Self Economy, 2022, is a live performance by Kawita Vatanajyankur made in collaboration with Pat Patara…
Williams, R., Ali, S., Devasia, N. et al. AI + Ethics Curricula for Middle School Youth: Lessons Learned from Three Project-Based Curricula. Int J Artif Intell Educ (2022). https://doi.org/10.1007/s40593-022-00298-y
Chameleon is a wall-mounted sensor system that uses machine learning to classify building activity.We present the system as an alternative …
Neil Gaikwad from the Space Enabled research group is co-organizing the KDD Workshop on Humanitarian Mapping.
Reimagining human cooperation in the age of social media and artificial intelligence
Transforming data into knowledge
Open Agriculture Initiative (OpenAg)
Promoting deeper learning and understanding in human networks
Creating technology for social change
Changing storytelling, communication, and everyday life through sensing, understanding, and new interface technologies
Designing for, with, and by nature
Three-dimensional Digital Knitting of Intelligent Textile Sensor for Activity Recognition and Biomechanical MonitoringWe present an ...
Researchers develop a comfortable, form-fitting fabric that recognizes its wearer’s activities, like walking, running, and jumping.
Augmenting and mediating human experience, interaction, and perception with sensor networks
Neil Gaikwad, a PhD student in the Space Enabled research group, has been selected as one of the 2019 Facebook Fellows.
Neil Gaikwad, a PhD student at the Media Lab, has received the GSC Graduate Teaching Award, an Institute Award presented annually to one MI…
Named Human Rights & Technology Fellow by MIT Center for International Studies, and a Rising Star by UChicago Center for Data & Computing.
Personal Robots group head Cynthia Breazeal speaks with Marwa ElDiwiny on a recent episode of the IEEE RAS Soft Robotics podcast.
A Conversation with the Sun is an artistic exploration by acclaimed Thai auteur and artist Apichatpong Weerasethakul in collaborati...
Retrofitting is a technique used to move word vectors closer together or further apart in their space to reflect their relationships in a...
We want to create immersive, personalized, and scalable digital experiences. In order to do that, we need to fundamentally rethink the wa...
ConceptNet, or Open Mind Common Sense, is a long-standing project designed to help computers understand the meanings of words that people...
Trying to catch up to a rapidly advancing technology, government agencies, industry, and academia are looking for guidance and best pract...
In this speculative project, we "flipped the script" on a widespread narrative regarding the use of algorithmic risk assessment for crimi...
Algorithmic auditing has emerged as a key strategy to expose systematic biases embedded in software platforms, yet scholarship on the imp...
The Gender Shades project pilots an intersectional approach to inclusive product testing for AI.Algorithmic Bias PersistsGender Shades is...
Your social media. Your rules.Gobo is an experiment, not a startup. We’re building it to change the conversation on social media and imag...
Thousands of children participate in MIT-developed artificial intelligence curriculum.
Advancing human wellbeing by developing new ways to communicate, understand, and respond to emotion
MIT Environmental SensorsTerMITes are a wireless environmental sensor platform that enables designers and researchers with the necessary ...
Designing Systems for Cognitive Support
We live in a world of personified conversational assistants (agents). We interact with these agents in our daily lives such as smart spea...
One of the principal benefits of counterfactual explanations is allowing users to explore "what-if" scenarios through what does not and c...
Automatic emotion recognition has become a well-established machine learning task in recent years. The sensitive and subjective nature of...
In the quest towards general artificial intelligence (AI), researchers have explored developing loss functions that act as intrinsic moti...
In collaboration with Massachusetts General Hospital, we are conducting a clinical trial exploring objective methods for assessing depres...
Exploring new forms of social justice through art
Inventing, building, and deploying wireless sensor technologies to address complex problems in society, industry, and ecology
The Fluid Interfaces group + NTT DATA hosted Virtual Beings + Being Virtual, a workshop exploring positive uses of AI-generated characters
Making the invisible visible–inside our bodies, around us, and beyond–for health, work, and connection
Research studies led by Dr. Shah in his laboratory have created new paradigms for using low-cost images captured using simple optica...
By predicting sparse shadow cues, our physics-inspired machine learning algorithm can reconstruct the underlying 3D scene. Abstract....
Our body and mind relate in ways which are extraordinarily enigmatic and seemingly incomprehensible. Recent findings exemplify this by sh...
Creating scalable technologies that evolve with user inventiveness
Spoken language is an information-rich medium that combines words with various information about emotions, feelings, and excitation throu...
Research MotivationCan we become more socially connected with one another through the facilitation of a socially embodied agent? What typ...
Engaging people in creative learning experiences
Social robotics pioneer Prof. Cynthia Breazeal discusses artificial intelligence in our lives, digital citizenship, and AI education for all
Check out our publications in PNAS, a workshop at IJCAI, and pre-print on arXiv. How do you spot a DeepFake? How good are DeepF...
Increasingly, seminal decisions affecting personal and societal futures are made by people assisted by Artificial Intelligence (AI) ...
As the presence of artificial intelligence expands significantly in children’s lives of learning and play, it is critical that students l...
With the emergence of social robots in people’s daily lives, their interactions with people need to consider not only engaging with ...
Audio-visual data set containing around 21.6 hours of parent-child interaction during story reading.The DAMI-P2C dataset consists of audi...
New research shows that detecting digital fakes generated by machine learning might be a job best done with humans still in the loop.
Vespers is a collection of masks exploring what it means to design (with) life. From the relic of the death mask to a contemporary living...
With the advent of real-time photorealism (RTPR), virtual environments are now able to achieve higher degrees of engagement than ever bef...
Depending on the operational environment of an autonomous system, a great deal of perceptual uncertainty may be introduced to an object d...
Navigation for autonomous UAVS (unmanned aerial vehicles) is a complex problem and physical field testing of associated tasks introduces ...
Many tasks are not easily defined and/or too complex for supervised machine learning approaches. For these reasons, a technique known as&...
Seamlessly coupling the worlds of bits and atoms by giving dynamic physical form to digital information and computation