The MIT Kavli Institute paves the way for new developments in space- & ground-based astrophysics. Our faculty, research staff, and students develop technology & instrumentation with a focus on an engineering and technical core.
Researchers at The Kavli Institute for Astrophysics and Space Research explore extreme and unusual phenomena found beyond the Earth including extrasolar planets, black holes, neutron stars, and distant galaxies and clusters of galaxies.
DMTPC: A dark matter detector with directional sensitivity
Battat, J.B.R. and Allien, S. and Caldwell, T. and Dujmic, D. and Dushkin, A. and Fisher, P. and Golub, F. and Goyal, S. and Henderson, S. and Inglis, A. and Lanza, R. and Lopez, J. and Kaboth, A. and Kohse, G. and Monroe, J. and Sciolla, G. and Skvorodnev, B.N. and Tomita, H. and Vanderspek, R. and Wellenstein, H. and Yamamoto, R.