banking and finance
internet of things
neural interfacing and control
natural language processing
point of care
sports and fitness
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...
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...
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...
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&...
A revolutionary new piece of civic infrastructure for more inclusive public input.Real Talk for Change is a collaboration between MIT’s C...
Advancements in machine learning have recently enabled the hyper-realistic synthesis of prose, images, audio and video data, in what is r...
How to Train Your Robot is a curriculum for students in 5-8th grade to explore artificial intelligence and ethics. In this course, studen...
Technical summary: Future of clinical development is on the verge of a major transformation due to convergence of large new digital data ...
Research studies led by Dr. Shah, in collaboration with the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA), have develo...
General OverviewStaining of tissues sections using chemical and biological dyes has been used for over a century for visualizing various ...
Technical summaryUnstructured learning problems without well-defined rewards are unsuitable for current reinforcement learning (RL) appro...
Staining of tissues sections using chemical and biological dyes has been used for over a century for visualizing various tissue types and...
“Us” aims to help people develop their sense of empathy. It uses machine learning to analyze interlocutors’ signals (e.g., tone of voice,...
InspirationSleep is a forgotten country of the mind. A vast majority of our technologies are built for our waking state, even though a th...
An exploration of how advances in deep learning and generative models can be used to help us synthesize our ideas.
Today’s assistive communication devices are far from perfect. Using state of the art small, wearable sensors and powerful machine learnin...
New generative AI technologies (such as the Generative Adversarial Network, or GAN) can allow us to imagine new species. Hidden within th...
Different approaches and models have been used to detect driver’s stress and affective states, using physiology, facial expression, and s...
Humans can accurately sense the position, speed, and torque of their limbs, even with their eyes shut. This sense, known as proprioceptio...
The human body produces a variety of different electrophysiological signals from brain-waves (EEG) to the electrical activity of the hear...
WiStress is a system that can monitor a user’s stress passively using wireless signals. WiStress can be installed on a desk or near a cou...
Swarms of robots will revolutionize many applications, from targeted material delivery to farming. However, the characteristics that make...
RFusion is a robotic system that can search for and retrieve items in line-of-sight, non-line-of-sight, and fully occluded settings. It c...
Depression correlated with anxiety is one of the key factors leading to suicidal behavior, and is among the leading causes of death world...
Retrofitting is a technique used to move word vectors closer together or further apart in their space to reflect their relationships in a...
OverviewPAL is a wearable platform for personalized, context-aware, and always-present user change. PAL has mu...
The goal of this project is to develop techniques to remove identifying information from wearable and phone data to protect patients’ pri...
The current system of scientific recognition and funding has significant bias towards work published in the top few percent of journ...
Appropriate and adaptive treatment plans are challenging in Parkinson’s disease for several reasons. parkinsAI models drug response...
AlterEgo is a non-invasive, wearable, peripheral neural interface that allows humans to converse in natural language with mach...
Can robots find and grasp hidden objects?Robots are not capable of handling tasks as simple as restocking grocery store shelves as ...
Have you ever wondered what a friend would do if she was in your decision-making situation? Or thought about where a family mem...
This video interview is a part of Media Lab X.0: Anthology of Tomorrows.In 2020, first-year PhD students at the MIT Media Lab were t...
In this work, we introduce FedML, an open research library and benchmark that facilitates the development of new 'federated learning algo...
This project was selected to represent MIT at the Microsoft Design Expo 2020 on ‘Healthier Futures.’ iNonymizeA tele-mental health p...
Check out the project site here. The pursuit of justice in AI requires more than just tweaking the numbers. It requires us to “study up”...
In this speculative project, we "flipped the script" on a widespread narrative regarding the use of algorithmic risk assessment for crimi...
EEG-based biometrics (user identification) has been explored on small datasets of no more than 157 subjects. Here we show that the accura...
dementAI is an open-source platform for modeling risk stratification of Alzheimer's dementia using spontaneous speech through ...
We propose an improved private count-mean-sketch data structure and show its applicability to differentially private contact tr...
General overview:Sepsis, a life-threatening complication of bacterial infection, leads to millions of worldwide deaths requires significa...
Imaging fluorescent disease biomarkers in tissues and skin is a non-invasive method to screen for health conditions. We report an automat...
Dr. Shah was an invited speaker and a contributor at The National Cancer Policy Forum developed workshop series at the The National Acade...
Urban populations around the world are rapidly growing. To improve livability, urban residents must reduce dependency on fossil fuels and...
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...
The full text of our paper is available here.Sometimes the thing that we want to see is hidden behind something else. A neighboring vehi...
Papers from SafePaths: https://github.com/PrivateKit/PrivacyDocumentsSafe Paths is an MIT-led, free, open source technology tha...
We present a stochastic scheme for splitting the client data into privatized shares that are transmitted to the server in such settings. ...
Skip Norm is a new and flexible building block for Deep Learning that serves as a skip connection and normalization block simultaneously....
www.ajl.orgAn unseen force is rising—helping to determine who is hired, granted a loan, or even how long someone spends in prison. This f...
As we move towards an increasingly IoT-enabled ecosystem, we find that it is easier than ever before to capture vast amounts of audio dat...
Scratch is the world's most popular coding community for kids. Millions of kids around the world are using Scratch to program their ...
When we form memories, not everything that we perceive is noticed; not everything that we notice is remembered. Humans are excellent at ...