Search Results for: node/"School of Science"

Computational science grad students awarded U.S. Department of Energy fellowships

…Administration, the fellowship program has supported more than 425 talented computational science students across the country since 1991. Read Orignial Article Link http://news.mit.edu/2018/mit-four-computational-science-grad-students-awarded-department-energy-fellowships-1019 Brittany Flaherty | School of Science 14365…

School of Science honors research staff with 2016 Infinite Kilometer Awards

The MIT School of Science has announced the 2016 winners of the Infinite Kilometer Award. The Infinite Kilometer Award was established in 2012 to highlight and reward the extraordinary, but…

MIT's Marc Kastner nominated to head DOE Office of Science

…head the Department of Energy’s Office of Science, which manages much of the nation’s basic research on energy. Kastner is the dean of MIT’s School of Science, as well as…

3Q: Sarah Ballard on astrophysics and gender equity in science

In September, Sarah Ballard joined MIT’s Kavli Institute for Astrophysics and Space Research as a Torres Postdoctoral Fellow in exoplanetary research. She earned a BA in astrophysics at…

Five professors join the School of Science this fall

The School of Science welcomes five new professors in the departments of Earth, Atmospheric and Planetary Sciences; Mathematics; and Physics. Their research ranges from exploring problems in pure math to…

School of Science welcomes five new professors this spring

The School of Science welcomes five new professors in the departments of Biology; Earth, Atmospheric and Planetary Sciences (EAPS); and Physics. Their research ranges from RNA metabolism, to earth processes…

Meet the School of Science’s tenured professors for 2018

The School of Science has announced that six members of its faculty have been granted tenure by MIT. This year’s newly tenured associate professors are: Daniel Cziczo studies…

Three MIT graduate students awarded 2018 Paul and Daisy Soros Fellowships for New Americans

Three MIT graduate students — Sitan Chen, Lillian Chin ’17, and Suchita Nety — are among the 30 recipients of the 2018 Paul and Daisy Soros Fellowships for…

Jacqueline Hewitt to step down as director of the MIT Kavli Institute

…the entire astrophysics community,” Dean of the School of Science Michael Sipser says. “On behalf of us all, I thank her for her service and for her stellar career as…