banking and finance
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Groh, Matthew, Caleb Harris, Roxana Daneshjou, Omar Badri, and Arash Koochek. "Towards transparency in dermatology image datasets with skin tone annotations by experts, crowds, and an algorithm." CSCW (2022).
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Designing Systems for Cognitive Support
MIT–Chile Research Workshops is an initiative to bring Artificial Intelligence, Visualization, and Causality research through lectures, han…
Advancing justice in Earth's complex systems using designs enabled by space
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A tool for exploring the Media Lab’s research and synthesizing new project ideas.
Wax-based hybrid rocket propellants, including paraffin (common candlewax) and beeswax show promise as high-performing hybrid rocket propel…
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Different approaches and models have been used to detect driver’s stress and affective states, using physiology, facial expression, and sel…
A Counting is an ongoing series of software-generated live-streamed sound and video works composed of an evolving neverending count fr…
Freedom Radio (in development) is an ongoing participatory artwork collecting multilingual thoughts and expressions of freedom across natio…
Enhancing human physical capability
Teddy is a cutting edge data collection platform available for both Android and iOS that lets you collect data from study participants in a…
Spacecraft wrapped in sensor-rich electronic textiles could double as scientific instruments
Space Exploration Initiative
Technical summary: Future of clinical development is on the verge of a major transformation due to convergence of large new digital data so…
Technical summaryUnstructured learning problems without well-defined rewards are unsuitable for current reinforcement learning (RL) approac…
Staining of tissues sections using chemical and biological dyes has been used for over a century for visualizing various tissue types and m…
An Alternative Autonomous Revolution System design for emerging urban contexts and societal aspirationsThe Persuasive Electric Vehicle…
Digital Learning + Collaboration Studio
Community Dialogue Data Trust (CODIDT) is an interactive digital platform that provides facilitated dialogue participants with personal dat…
MIT City Science has developed an international network of cooperative City Science LabsWe are developing concepts and key technology that …
People and intelligent machines in a creative, symbiotic loop
Building intelligent personified technologies that collaborate with people to help them learn, thrive, and flourish.
Augmenting and mediating human experience, interaction, and perception with sensor networks
Our Oceans IoT technologies enable new applications in climate and ecological monitoring, aquaculture, energy, and robotic navigation. …
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Mayor’s youth employment program brought local high schoolers to MIT this summer.
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Dan Calacci, a PhD student in the Human Dynamics group, talks about one of his projects that centers around the gig economy.
Cultivating wisdom through evolutionary and ecological engineering
Audio-visual data set containing around 21.6 hours of parent-child interaction during story reading.The DAMI-P2C dataset consists of audio-…
MIT Center for Constructive Communication
Promoting deeper learning and understanding in human networks
Exploring the essence of code as a creative medium
Making the invisible visible–inside our bodies, around us, and beyond–for health, work, and connection
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8K Brain Tour is a visualization system for terabyte-scale, three-dimensional (3D) microscopy images of brains. High resolution (8K o…
Reimagining human cooperation in the age of social media and artificial intelligence
Transforming data into knowledge
Open Agriculture Initiative (OpenAg)
Creating technology for social change
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