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2011 News in Brief



CEE-related website is Webby Award nominee

The website of the MIT Geospatial Data Center was one of five nominees in the 2011 Webby Awards in the Schools/Universities category. Professor John Williams is director of the center, which, according to the website, is […]

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Paper by postdoc Chris Leonardi is honored

A paper by postdoctoral associate Chris Leonardi was selected as the Best High Performance Computing (HPC) paper at the 2011 Spring Simulation Multi-Conference in Boston. Co-authors on the paper are former postdoctoral associate David Holmes, Professor […]

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Professor Carolina Osorio’s paper wins award

A paper by Assistant Professor Carolina Osorio won the Graduate Student Best Paper Award at the Transportation Research Forum (TRF) held in Long Beach, Calif. March 11. The paper, “A Simulation-Based Optimization Framework for Urban Traffic […]

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Senior Alorah Harman receives Eloranta Fellowship

1A senior Alorah Harman has been awarded an MIT Eloranta Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship. She plans to go to Siberia to film a documentary on the nature of international collaboration in science, as explored through a […]

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CEE students elected to Phi Beta Kappa

In recognition of their academic achievement, four CEE seniors have been elected to Phi Beta Kappa. Founded in 1776, Phi Beta Kappa is the nation’s oldest honor society. The new members are Fatima Hussain (1E), Alexander […]

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Jesse Kroll receives NSF CAREER award

Professor Jesse Kroll has received a National Science Foundation (NSF) CAREER award for his project, “Photochemical Aging of Atmospheric Organic Aerosol: Chamber Studies of the Chemical Evolution of Oxidized Organic Species.” The Faculty Early Career Development […]

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