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Faculty Spotlight: Lee Gehrke

Delivering Diagnostics Life-threatening viruses need to be diagnosed in all corners of the world. Lee Gehrke may have an answer. Since 2010, Gehrke’s team has collaborated with a wide range of experts, including engineers, app developers, molecular virologists, and materials scientists, to create handheld diagnostic tests able to differentiate diseases…

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Spotlight on engineering staff

The MIT School of Engineering hosted its 16th annual Infinite Mile Awards ceremony on May 25 to recognize and reward members of the school’s administrative, support, service, and sponsored research staff. The awards support the Institute’s and the school’s objectives for excellence. Since their inception in 2001, the School of…

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Thirteen MIT students awarded National Defense Science and Engineering Graduate Fellowships

The U.S. Department of Defense has announced the 2016 recipients of its National Defense Science and Engineering Graduate Fellowship. Thirteen MIT doctoral students were among those recognized. The highly competitive fellowships, awarded to U.S. citizens and nationals who intend to pursue a doctoral degree in one of 15 supported disciplines,…

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