Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Name Area Department Start Year Stop Year Advisor
Harold Abelson1973 Dennis Sullivan (grad student)
Anant Agarwal
Jonathan AllenAI, NLP
Saman AmarasingheCompilers, Computer Science, Programming Languages
Saman AmarasingheProgramming Languages, Compilers, Domain Specific Languages, Optimization
Jason Ansel EECS2014 Saman Amarasinghe (grad student)
Edward Arthurs William Linvill (grad student)
Ferhat AyComputer Engineering, Computer Science, Bioinformatics Biology Manolis Kellis (grad student)
Mihir BellareComputer Science Computer Science19881991 Silvio Micali (grad student)
Yoshua BengioComputer Science Michael I. Jordan (post-doc)
Michael Bernstein EECS EECS20062012 David Karger (grad student), Robert C. Miller (grad student)
Vicki M. BierOperations Research, Computer Science1983 Alvin William Drake (grad student)
Julian Bigelowcomputer engineering1943 Norbert Wiener (research scientist)
Manuel Blum1964 Marvin L. Minsky (grad student)
Katherine Louise BoumanEvent Horizon Telescope project2017 William T. Freeman (grad student)
Michael BradyInformation Engineering
Douglass V. Brown
Derek Bruening EECS2004 Saman Amarasinghe (grad student)
Vannevar BushApplied physics, electrical engineering, science administration1916 Dugald C. Jackson (grad student), Arthur Edwin Kennelly (grad student)
Samuel Caldwell1933 Vannevar Bush (grad student)
John F. CannyHuman-Computer Interaction (HCI); Artificial Intelligence (AI); Control, Intelligent Systems, and Robotics (CIR); Graphics (GR); Security (SEC) Computer Science Tomás Lozano-Pérez (grad student)
Jhih-Wei ChuChemical Engineering, Computer Science Bernhardt L. Trout (grad student)
Andrea Colaco2014 Vivek K. Goyal (grad student)
David E. CullerComputer Architecture & Engineering (ARC); Energy (ENE); Operating Systems & Networking (OSNT); Programming Systems (PS); Security (SEC); Parallel architecture; High-performance networks; Workstation clusters Computer Science Arvind ("Arvind") Mithal (grad student)
Ottavio D'Antona Mathematics19771979 Gian-Carlo Rota (grad student)
Erik D. DemaineMathematics, Computer Science
Jon DoyleComputer Science Gerald Jay Sussman (grad student)
Ron Dror Edward H. Adelson (grad student)
Michael A. ErdmannComputer Science1989 Tomás Lozano-Pérez (grad student)
Jason Ernstcomputational biology; bioinformatics; machine learning Manolis Kellis (post-doc)
Krzysztof J. FidkowskiAerospace Engineering, Applied Mathematics, Computer Science David Louis Darmofal (grad student)
José M. Fonseca de MouraElectronics and Electrical Engineering, Biomedical Engineering, Computer Science1975 Harry L. Van Trees (grad student), Arthur Bernard Baggeroer (grad student)
Kenneth D. ForbusComputer Science, Cognitive Psychology Gerald Jay Sussman (grad student)
Forgot F. Forgot
Lance FortnowComputer Science Michael Sipser (grad student)
Matthew Frank EECS2003 Saman Amarasinghe (grad student)
William T. FreemanComputer vision1992 Edward H. Adelson (grad student)
Eliezer Gafnidistributed algorithms; mathematical programming with application to data networks; computer science theory1982 Dimitri Panteli Bertsekas (grad student)
Shafi Goldwasser
Michael Gordon EECS2010 Saman Amarasinghe (grad student)
John V. Guttag
Mohammad HajiaghayiTheoretical Computer Science2005 Erik D. Demaine (grad student)
Michael Martin Hammer1973 Michael Fischer (grad student)
D. Fox HarrellComputational narrative, Cognitive semantics
Johan Håstad Shafi Goldwasser (grad student)
Milos HauskrechtComputer Science1997 Peter Szolovits (grad student)
Ronald A. HowardOperations Research, Statistics, Computer Science1958 Philip M. Morse (grad student)
Joey Huchette2018 Juan P. Vielma Centeno (grad student)
David Albert Huffman1953 Samuel Caldwell (grad student)
Hiroshi Ishii
Michael I. Jordanmachine learning, statistics
Leslie Kaelbling
Richard Yerkes Kain1962 David Albert Huffman (grad student)
David Karger
Vladimir Kiriansky EECS2019 Saman Amarasinghe (grad student)
Ahmed Kirmani2015 Vivek K. Goyal (grad student)
Fredrik Kjolstad EECS2020 Saman Amarasinghe (grad student)
Norman Kleinberg Economics1978 Hal R. Varian (grad student)
Leonard Kleinrockqueueing theory; packet switching networks; packet radio networks; local area networks; broadband networks; nomadic computing; peer-to-peer networks; intelligent agents Edward Arthurs (grad student)
Konrad P. KordingMotor Control, Bayesian statistics, Normative models20042006 Joshua Tenenbaum (post-doc)
Gilbert K. Krulee1950 Douglass V. Brown (grad student)
Anshul Kundaje20122014 Manolis Kellis (research scientist)
Julius Kusuma Electrical Engineering2006 Vivek K. Goyal (grad student)
Samuel Larsen2006 Saman Amarasinghe (grad student)
Walter Lee EECS2005 Saman Amarasinghe (grad student)
Chong-U LimAnalytical AI and Machine Learning Tools, Player Social Identity, Novel Design and Content Generation for Games2016 D. Fox Harrell (grad student)
Richard Littauerdata science
Jane W. S. LiuComputer Science1968 Robert S. Kennedy (grad student)
Virginia M. Lo Robert S. Kennedy (grad student)
Andrew LumsdaineComputer Science Electrical Engineering and Computer Science1992 John Lanier Wyatt (grad student), Jacob Keaton White (grad student)
Alan Breck Macnee Henry Wallman (grad student)
Edward Mccluskey1956 Samuel Caldwell (grad student)
Drew McDermott Gerald Jay Sussman (grad student)
Silvio MicaliCryptography
Peyman MilanfarElectronics and Electrical Engineering, Computer Science EE Alan S. Willsky (grad student)
Robert C. Miller
Arvind ("Arvind") Mithaloperating systems
Aloysius K. MokComputer Science1983 Stephen A. Ward (grad student)
Frederic Richard MorgenthalerElectromagnetic Fields Electrical Engineering and Computer Science1960 Lan Jen Chu (grad student)
Joel Moses1967 Marvin L. Minsky (grad student), Seymour Papert (grad student)
Radhika Nagpal2001 Gerald Jay Sussman (grad student), Harold Abelson (grad student)
Ryan Rhodes NewtonCompilers, Programming Languages, Parallelism EECS20032008 Samuel R. Madden (grad student)
Lior PachterBiosystems & Computational Biology (BIO); Artificial Intelligence (AI) Mathematics19941999 Bonnie Berger (grad student)
Keshav Pingalialgorithms1986 Arvind ("Arvind") Mithal (grad student)
Jonathan Ragan-Kelley EECS2014 Saman Amarasinghe (grad student)
Ilya Razenshteyn Computer Science20122017 Piotr Indyk (grad student)
Joong Bum Rhim Electrical Engineering2014 Vivek K. Goyal (grad student)
Ian Burton Rhodes
Charles Rich
David Michael Ritchie Park1964 Hartley Rogers, Jr. (grad student)
Phillip RogawayMathematics Computer Science1991 Silvio Micali (grad student)
John B. Russell Vannevar Bush (grad student)
Lawrence K. SaulMachine learning, high dimensional data analysis19941996 Mehran Kardar (grad student), Michael I. Jordan (post-doc)
Jeremy SchofieldPhysical Chemistry, Computer Science Chemistry19881993 Irwin Oppenheim (grad student)
Jay SethuramanOperations Research, Computer Science1999 Dimitris Bertsimas (grad student)
Dongeek Shin Electrical Engineering2016 Vivek K. Goyal (grad student)
Mona SinghComputational molecular biology, as well as its interface with machine learning and algorithms. EECS EECS19901995 Bonnie Berger (grad student), Ronald Rivest (grad student)
Donald Lee SnyderElectronic Systems and Signals Research Electrical Engineering1966 Harry L. Van Trees (grad student)
Lucio SoibelmanElectronics and Electrical Engineering, Architectural Engineering, Computer Science Feniosky P. Mora (grad student)
Mandayram Srivas1982 John V. Guttag (grad student)
Daniel D. StancilElectricity and Magnetism Physics, Electronics and Electrical Engineering, Computer Science Electrical Engineering Frederic Richard Morgenthaler (grad student)
Mark Stephenson EECS2006 Saman Amarasinghe (grad student)
Richard SternElectronics and Electrical Engineering, Computer Science1977 H Steven Colburn (grad student)
Michael Ralph Stonebraker
John Sun Electrical Engineering2013 Vivek K. Goyal (grad student)
Gerald Jay Sussman1973 Seymour Papert (grad student), Marvin L. Minsky (grad student)
William Swartout1981 Peter Szolovits (grad student)
Peter Szolovits
Sasha Targmachine learning, genetics, immunology
Michael B. TaylorASIC Clouds, Dark Silicon, Tiled Processors, Specialization, Vision, Bitcoin19992007 Anant Agarwal (grad student), Saman Amarasinghe (grad student)
Frederick E. TermanRadio engineering1924 Vannevar Bush (grad student)
Demetri Terzopouloscomputer graphics, computer vision, medical image analysis, computer-aided design, artificial life/intelligence Electrical Engineering and Computer Science1984 Shimon Ullman (grad student), Michael Brady (grad student)
Willam Thies EECS2009 Saman Amarasinghe (grad student)
Antonio TorralbaComputer Vision
John G. Truxal1950 Ernst Adolph Guillemin (grad student)
Wei K. (Kevin) TsaiComputer Science1986 Dimitri Panteli Bertsekas (grad student)
Ozlem UzunerInformation Science, Computer Science, Bioinformatics Biology2005 Randall Davis (grad student)
Salil P. Vadhan Applied Mathematics1999 Shafi Goldwasser (grad student)
Vinod VaikuntanathanCryptography20052009 Shafi Goldwasser (grad student)
Miguel Velez-ReyesEngineering, Remote Sensing Electrical Engineering and Computer Science19851992 George Verghese (grad student)
Daniel Vlasiccomputer graphics
David Waltz Marvin L. Minsky (grad student)
Robert Wang2012 Jovan Popovic (grad student)
George M. WeinstockMolecular Biology, Genetics, Computer Science Department of Genetics19711977 David Botstein (grad student)
Daniel S. WeldComputer Science Electrical Engineering and Computer Science19841988 Tomás Lozano-Pérez (grad student)
Daniel S. Weller Electrical Engineering2012 Vivek K. Goyal (grad student)
Thomas Willems20112016 Yaniv Erlich (grad student)
Ryan Williams
Linda M. WillsElectronics and Electrical Engineering, Computer Science1992 Charles Rich (grad student)
Jeannette M. WingComputer Science1983 John V. Guttag (grad student)
Andrew WitkinComputer Science Cognitive Science1977 Whitman Richards (grad student)
John Lanier Wyatt
Katherine A. YelickProgramming Systems (PS); Scientific Computing (SCI); Biosystems & Computational Biology (BIO); parallel programming techniques1990 John V. Guttag (grad student)
Jingyi YuBioinformatics Biology, Computer Science Leonard McMillan (grad student)
Stan ZdonikDatabase Systems, Distributed Systems1983 Michael Martin Hammer (grad student)
Adam Zelinski2008 Vivek K. Goyal (grad student)