banking and finance
internet of things
neural interfacing and control
point of care
natural language processing
sports and fitness
As bikes navigate city streets after dark, they are often equipped with lights. The lights make the bikes visible to cars or other bikers...
IAP 2020 applications are open!Online application: bit/ly/mitcoffee2In the Civic Media group, we are exploring new theoretical frame...
The Grain Prism is a hybrid musical instrument that combines granular synthesis and live audio recordings. Presented in a capacitive touc...
How to Train Your Robot Companion is a curriculum for students in 5-8th grade to explore artificial intelligence and ethics. In this cour...
Currently on view at the Museum of the City of New York in the exhibition "Who We Are: Visualizing NYC by the Numbers," November 22 - Jun...
As sea levels rise and habitats are systematically destroyed, analog species are undergoing extinction at an unprecedented rate. But arti...
Cells’ biomechanical responses to external stimuli have been intensively studied but rarely implemented into devices that interact w...
Graphics on incompletenessThe City Science Summit 2019, CITIES WITHOUT, explored a future without top-down and obsolete systems. During t...
Approximately 3.5 million people in the US have Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), of which about 30% are nonverbal or minimally verbal (mv)...
The RadioTalk corpus includes speech recognition transcripts sampled from talk radio broadcasts in the United States between October of 2...
Peoples' mindsets, meaning their beliefs about their own intellectual abilities, affect their effort and thereby their performance on tas...
Human-computer interaction (HCI) has traditionally focused on designing and investigating interfaces that provide explicit visual, audito...
Serosa records gastrointestinal (stomach and intestinal) signals. Serosa aims for cognitive enhancement via the mind-gut connection by ai...
Serosa II is a hydrogel electrode waistband to measure gastrointestinal signals. We sought to create an interface can be worn for long pe...
The relationship between news content and its presentation has been a long-studied problem in the communications domain. Often, chan...
AlterEgo is a non-invasive, wearable, peripheral neural interface that allows humans to converse in natural language with mach...
The RGBox is an experimental game to teach fundamentals of additive color mixing theory. As opposed to the behavior of pigments that...
Scratch BlockArt is an experimental visualization tool designed to let children discover their own computational patterns on Scratch. Exi...
The space environment will likely produce authoritarian social relations. How might engineered and social technologies and create democra...
Seemingly an old TV box which turns out to offer an abundance of control over content selection: each aspect of news can be selected for ...
Talk radio is a platform which is often overlooked during media analysis, but articles show that talk radio has a large influence on the ...
Trying to catch up to a rapidly advancing technology, government agencies, industry, and academia are looking for guidance and best pract...
Paper Dreams explores how human creativity can be supported by artificial intelligence.Prior research on AI and creativity has primarily ...
[Update 10/29/2019: This project has two open positions for UROPs/visiting students or interns. One position focuses around electrical en...
The lotus flower is an ancient symbol that has been associated with spiritual awakening or enlightenment.In yoga and meditation, the lot...
The sense of smell is perhaps the most pervasive of all senses, but it is also one of the least understood and least exploited in HCI. We...
A wearable olfactory display that monitors cardio-respiratory information with the aspiration to support mental wellbeing.BioEssence is a...
OverviewPAL is a wearable platform for personalized, context-aware, and always-present user change. PAL has mu...
Discreet Teeth Gestures for Mobile Device InteractionByte.it is a miniaturized, discreet interface that uses teeth gestures for hands-fre...
InspirationThere’s a feeling that comes tingling down the spine in certain moments: when a favorite moment of a favorite song comes on, o...
InspirationSleep is a forgotten country of the mind. A vast majority of our technologies are built for our waking state, even though a th...
Lab on Body, Synthetic Biology, and Bio-Digital Systems for Health and Human Enhancement
Learning Creative Learning is an online course and community of educators, designers, technologists, and tinkerers exploring creative lea...
LUI is a scalable, multimodal web-interface that uses a custom framework of nondiscrete, free-handed gestures and voice to control modula...
When an automated car harms someone, who is blamed by those who hear about it? In this project, we asked participants to consi...
¿Qué nuevas interacciones en la narración y las interfaces espaciales podemos inventar y experimentar en torno a la forma del rostro huma...
We are at the dawn of a mobility revolution, where autonomous vehicles will replace cars controlled by humans. We can imagine this develo...
Scratch in Practice (SiP) shares stories, strategies, and resources from the Scratch Team and educators around the world. The SiP website...
This sonic rite consists of a listening session of the performance of the place, guided by the Para-Cantora, a sonic device that acts as ...
Proxymix is a visualization tool to understand the influence of spatial configuration on human collaboration. This agent-based model at t...
The fourth industrial revolution has brought new meanings to surveillance in the digital age. In recent years, we have seen the rise of c...
We concentrate on media that informs, unifies, and defines society such as news, sports, and public events. These are characterized by si...
Wall of Now is a multi-dimensional media browser of recent news items. It attempts to address our need to know everything by presenting a...
We developed a CycleGAN based system to learn retrofitting mappings for word embeddings. The purpose of the system is that it generalizes...
Relationship discovery between two entities is a problem that has to be addressed when constructing a Knowledge Base (KB). A solutio...
Facilitating opportunities for non-dominant youth to learn how to use technology as a tool to engage civically, and create positive chang...
What if we could leverage technology and modern cosmetics for good? To empower people to explore identities? To give anyone, regardless o...
Looking Through the Piano is a project created to visualize all of the past projects from the Opera of the Future group. The piano acts a...
NewsMaker decouples news snippets from multiple news sources, and challenges you to re-create an objective news article using them. Once ...
Bubble is a pneumatically actuated wearable system that enables people with handdisabilities to use their own hands to grasp objects with...
Several research projects have recently explored the use of physiological sensors such as electroencephalography (EEG - brain activity) o...
The world wide web was conceived 30 years ago. What will internet media look like after another 30 years? Should we expect it to be mostl...
The Tidmarsh Living Observatory Portal is a research project that focuses on the design and fabrication of a pavilion that will gene...