banking and finance
internet of things
neural interfacing and control
natural language processing
point of care
sports and fitness
AI-generated character or infamous deepfakes is a piece of digital media, featuring the human appearance, generated by a neural network a...
OverviewResearch efforts in social human-robot interactions (HRI) have been mainly targeted at a single-person interacting with a single ...
In this experiment, I used 5 phototransistors to locate the position of a light source on a 2D plane, and drove interactive demos via ser...
As developers of prosthetic technology, we’re dedicated to understanding the challenges that people with limb loss face, not just after a...
In this project we invite MIT students and students from other international universities to address the tensions between long-standing t...
InspirationSleep is a forgotten country of the mind. A vast majority of our technologies are built for our waking state, even though a th...
This project is a pipeline to algorithmically generate visuals of dreams collected from large groups. These images function as both a mir...
In the Civic Media and Space Enabled groups, we are exploring new theoretical frameworks for design, and novel design education methodolo...
A Counting is a series of vocal and gestural portraits of US cities' linguistic and ethnic diversity. It features calls from over 50...
An exploration of how advances in deep learning and generative models can be used to help us synthesize our ideas.
FlowIO is the first fully-integrated and truly general-purpose, miniature pneumatics development platform for control, actuation, and sen...
By Chelsi Cocking and Manaswi MishraCode Cypher, hosted by CAST Visiting Artist and Grammy-winning rapper Lupe Fiasco and ...
Ancient textiles have played a major role in the social, economic, and religious structures of communities around the world. Iconic, indi...
We introduce a differentially private method to measure nonlinear correlations between sensitive data hosted across two entities. We prov...
We are pleased to introduce the newest member of the City Science Network, Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC), Vietnam. As part of this collaboratio...
Real Talk Radio (in development) is a vocal portrait and series of publications on black thought as heard in intros, outros and ski...
Freedom Radio (in development) is a series of vocal portraits and publications on global freedom that feature people answering and asking...
When imagining human life in space, how will we express our humanity and creativity in an alien environment? Can the art we make both ref...
Vida OverviewThe Space Enabled research group at the MIT Media Lab is leading a US-based team of innovators from East Carolina University...
The Power of WITHOUT is a research theme in the City Science group. The theme proposes that heavy infrastructure solutions are not financ...
We are working to build technology that interfaces with the sleeping mind. As the dreamer descends into sleep, we track different sl...
UN Habitat recognized in its Global Report on Human Settlements an effort to address informality with unconventional approaches, fo...
We are at the dawn of a mobility revolution, where autonomous vehicles will replace cars controlled by humans. We can imagine this develo...
Today’s assistive communication devices are far from perfect. Using state of the art small, wearable sensors and powerful machine learnin...
In this project we propose a prototype which combines an existing AR headset Hololens 2 with a Brain-Computer Interfaces (BCI) system bas...
OmniFiber is a reconfigurable fiber technology for movement-based interactions based on thin fluidic fiber actuators with closed-loop str...
New generative AI technologies (such as the Generative Adversarial Network, or GAN) can allow us to imagine new species. Hidden within th...
“Us” aims to help people develop their sense of empathy. It uses machine learning to analyze interlocutors’ signals (e.g., tone of voice,...
A lightweight research platform to develop autonomous technology Designed to transform bicycle-sharing systems into an on-demand mob...
What will be the impact of shared autonomous micro-mobility systems? Will autonomy make the micro-mobility systems even more attractive?&...
While much work has been done studying the effect of food environments where we live, less is known about the food environments where we ...
In this project we seek to combine data sources to understand the effect of the shock of COVID-19 as well as the recovery dynamics. ...
Differential Privacy offers strong guarantees such as immutable privacy under any post-processing. In this work, we propose a differentia...
Twitter provides a space for both social and broadcast communication; a tweet by a celebrity can reach millions of users, some of whom ma...
Classes of set functions along with a choice of ground set are a bedrock to determine and develop corresponding variants of greedy algori...
Focus groups are a core methodology in audience research for bringing people together to discuss an issue of concern; however, it has bee...
Wireless channels can be inherently privacy-preserving by distorting the received signals due to channel noise, and superpositioning mult...
Public opinion prediction with language models.Media plays an important role in shaping people's beliefs and behaviors.Mass media and soc...
We propose Sanitizer, a framework that protects against sensitive information leakage to facilitate task independent data release with un...
Consider a small object sitting on a desk in your living room. The object is illuminated by light sources from all directions—this includ...
Abstract:We introduce DeepABM, a framework for agent-based modeling that leverages geometric message passing of graph neural networks for...
Recent deep learning models have shown remarkable performance in image classification. While these deep learning systems are getting clos...
Here you can explore projects within the theme of Health & Wellbeing, developed by the Fluid Interfaces research group.
One of the functions we are interested in supporting people with is decision making. We develop systems for supporting behavior change an...
How might we collect rich and complex data from community dialogues, analyze and make sense of that data? How might we design output...
Technologies designed with personalities and social interfaces are entering our homes in the form of social robots such as Jibo and Cozmo...
Urban socioeconomic segregation is an important indicator that is crucial for social, economic, and health outcomes. Segregation is inher...
Our body and mind relate in ways which are extraordinarily enigmatic and seemingly incomprehensible. Recent findings exemplify this by sh...
Globally, depression affects more than 264 million people of all ages, and is a leading cause of disability worldwide. Several interactiv...
Different approaches and models have been used to detect driver’s stress and affective states, using physiology, facial expression, and s...