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Paula Hammond and Arup Chakraborty named Institute Professors

The two chemical engineers, including the IMES founding director, are awarded MIT’s highest faculty honor. Two distinguished MIT chemical engineers, Arup K. Chakraborty and Paula Hammond, have been named Institute Professors, the highest honor bestowed upon MIT faculty members. Hammond, who chairs MIT’s Department of Chemical Engineering, is renowned for…

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For Dr. Daniel Chonde, art, science, and health don’t just enrich each other — they are inextricably intertwined

One of the most consequential lessons Dr. Daniel Chonde, an HST MEMP and MD graduate, learned as an undergraduate at MIT was about attitude. A physics major, Daniel Chonde, currently a third-year resident at Massachusetts General Hospital, minored in theater arts and studied with the Class of 1949 Professor of…

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