Events

Monday, December 18, 2017

Photographic Exhibit: "Surface Tension" by Peter Vanderwarker

From the artist's statement: I had two favorite courses in architecture school: One was titled Materials and Methods: it covered the details of what...

Monday, December 18, 2017 at 8:00am to 6:00pm
Final Snacks

No time to grab breakfast before that 8.01 final? Need a hug? MedLinks have you covered! We believe that no one should have to take tests on an empty...

Monday, December 18, 2017 at 8:30am to 9:00am
China Comes to Tech: 1877-1931

In 1877, the first student from China matriculated at MIT. By 1910, China was sending more students to MIT than any other foreign country. From these...

Monday, December 18, 2017 at 10:00am to 4:00pm
MIT Museum

Current Exhibitions: Big Bang Data; The Enemy by Karim Ben Khelifa; György Kepes Photographs; Gestural Engineering: The Sculpture of Arthur Ganson; Robots...

Monday, December 18, 2017 at 10:00am
Physics Ph.D. Thesis Defense: Melih Okan

You are cordially invited to attend the following thesis defense. ’’Controlling Ultracold Fermions under a Quantum Gas Microscope’’ Presented by Melih...

Monday, December 18, 2017 at 10:00am
Thesis Defense

Natalie Heer Martin Lab Thesis title: "Taking shape: The path to myosin activation in the ventral furrow”

Movie Screening: Without a Net: The Digital Divide in America

The movie, produced by Verizon, explores the digital divide in the United States and demonstrates how the lack of consistent, reliable internet access in...

Monday, December 18, 2017 at 1:00pm to 2:30pm
Physics Ph.D. Thesis Defense: Matthew Behlmann

You are cordially invited to attend the following thesis defense. ’’Measurement of Helium Isotopic Composition in Cosmic Rays with AMS-02’’ Presented by...

Monday, December 18, 2017 at 1:00pm
Career Connect Consultation

**Please sign up in advance for a 30 minute appointment here: https://careerconnect.youcanbook.me/ ** This consult is for the spouses and partners of...

Monday, December 18, 2017 at 1:30pm to 3:00pm
Final Doctoral Thesis Defense: Nadav Geva

Mr. Nadav Geva on his final DMSE doctoral thesis defense titled, “Simulating Energy Transfer Between Nanocrystals and Organic Semiconductors” Thesis...

Monday, December 18, 2017 at 2:00pm to 3:00pm
xTalk: Faculty Innovators Wolfgang Ketterle & Lorna Gibson

Professors Wolfgang Ketterle and Lorna Gibson use the flipped classroom in their teaching as a vehicle for activating learning and engaging students. Prof....

Monday, December 18, 2017 at 3:00pm to 4:15pm
Whitehead Institute Seminar Series (Dr. Magdalena Zernicka-Goetz)

Speaker: Magdalena Zernicka-Goetz, University of Cambridge Title: TBD

Geometric Representation Theory Seminar

Roman Bezrukavnikov (MIT) "Elliptic pairs and Hilbert schemes" I will describe a joint project with Galyna Dobrovolska and Ivan Losev. The goal is to...

Monday, December 18, 2017 at 4:30pm to 5:30pm
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Aikido

Aikido is the modern Japanese martial art in which cheating is technique. We think that, as the size of your opponent approaches scary big, the...

Monday, December 18, 2017 at 7:00pm to 8:30pm

Monday, December 18, 2017