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Hermann Anton Haus Lecture Series 2014: Prof. David A. B. Miller

Hermann Anton Haus Lecture Series 2...

RLE

Added 11 months ago | 01:01:52 | 815 views

Professor David A. B. Miller, the W. M. Keck Foundation Professor of Electrical Engineering at Stanford University, delivers the 2014 Hermann Anton Haus Lecture. The Hermann Anton Haus Lecture is RLE’s visiting lecturer program desig...

Crack Computing

Crack Computing

Massachusetts Green High Performance Computing Center, MGHPCC

Added 11 months ago | 00:08:55 | 693 views

Strength and fracture mechanisms of hierarchical biological materials. Alain Karma is a professor of physics at Northeastern University. His main research interest lies in the theoretical understanding of how materials respond to stress...

RLE Immersion: Information Science and Systems - Rapid Research Talks

RLE Immersion: Information Science ...

RLE

Added 1 year ago | 00:52:03 | 827 views

RLE Immersion was created to bring RLE research groups together, to increase exposure to one another, and to showcase research within RLE in a new and engaging way. Starting in the Fall of 2013, RLE will be featuring all 7 research theme...

RLE Immersion: Quantum Computation and Communication - Rapid Research Talks

RLE Immersion: Quantum Computation ...

RLE

Added 1 year ago | 01:05:55 | 696 views

RLE Immersion was created to bring RLE research groups together, to increase exposure to one another, and to showcase research within RLE in a new and engaging way. Starting in the Fall of 2013, RLE will be featuring all 7 research theme...

RLE Immersion: Atomic Physics - Rapid Research Talks

RLE Immersion: Atomic Physics - Rap...

RLE

Added 1 year ago | 00:53:40 | 1185 views

RLE Immersion was created to bring RLE research groups together, to increase exposure to one another, and to showcase research within RLE in a new and engaging way. Starting in the Fall of 2013, RLE will be featuring all 7 research theme...

SCIENCE with/in/sight: 2014 Image Awards

SCIENCE with/in/sight: 2014 Image A...

with/in/sight Public Lecture Series

Added 1 year ago | 00:57:16 | 1779 views

About 200 people gathered in the Koch Institute Public Galleries to celebrate the opening of the 2014 Image Awards Exhibition. Researchers from across the Institute presented the science and stories behind their winning images. From canc...

Water filtration using plant xylem

Water filtration using plant xylem

Micro/Nano Fluidics

Added 1 year ago | 00:00:50 | 2112 views

This video demonstrates production of clean water from a mixture of water and ink using the porous xylem tissue in a pine branch as a water filter. Credit: Michael Boutilier, Jongho Lee, Valerie Chambers.

Faculty Forum Online: The Strange New Worlds of Exoplanets

Faculty Forum Online: The Strange N...

MIT Alumni Association

Added 1 year ago | 00:31:04 | 2894 views

The study of exoplanets—planets outside the solar system that orbit distant stars—can be portrayed as a single-minded quest for habitable, Earth-like planets. But the most remarkable discoveries have been exoplanets with unanticipated pr...

TakingtheMeasureofCarbonNanotubeGrowth-480p.mov

TakingtheMeasureofCarbonNanotubeGro...

Materials Processing Center

Added 1 year ago | 00:03:38 | 1385 views

MIT Postdoctoral Associate Mostafa Bedewy explains how competition between the chemical activation of carbon nanotubes growing on seed particles and the mechanical coupling among growing carbon nanotubes of different sizes impacts growth...

Modeling Supernovae: Stars that go out with a bang

Modeling Supernovae: Stars that go ...

Massachusetts Green High Performance Computing Center, MGHPCC

Added 1 year ago | 00:06:40 | 920 views

Robert Fisher is a professor of astrophysics at UMass Dartmouth. He uses high performance computing to model and make predications about the behavior of supernovae. Supernovae have long been an object of fascination for astronomers and...

Elias Issa, Charles Cadieu - The Neural Computations that Underlie Face Processing in Primates

Elias Issa, Charles Cadieu - The Ne...

Course 9.S912: Vision and learning - computers and brains Fall 2013

Added over 1 year ago | 01:17:20 | 1058 views

In this lecture we will talk about the nature of early face representations in inferior temporal cortex. Physiology data will be presented showing how faces are initially encoded. Then we present a simple computational framework for mo...

Winrich Freiwald - The Neural Computations that Underlie Face Processing in Primates

Winrich Freiwald - The Neural Compu...

Course 9.S912: Vision and learning - computers and brains Fall 2013

Added over 1 year ago | 01:24:56 | 975 views

In this lecture we will talk about what is currently known about the neural basis of face recognition and provide some historical background about the field. We will focus on humans and a second primate species, the rhesus monkey, which ...