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TECHNOLOGY NEWS

New technology aids hurricane response

Lincoln Laboratory staff deployed tools to help FEMA plan evacuations, monitor storms, and assess the damage wrought by Hurricanes Harvey, Irma, and Maria.

  Posted February 2018

Lincoln Laboratory staff captured first-of-their-kind infrared images of solar eclipse

The images can help further our knowledge of the Sun's mysterious corona.

  Posted February 2018

Ground-based system helps UAVs avoid collisions

New radar system enables unmanned aircraft to see and avoid other aircraft.

  Posted January 2018

State grant will support advanced fiber and fabric research at Lincoln Laboratory

The award will enable the expansion of the Laboratory's Defense Fabric Discovery Center.

  Posted December 2017

MIT Lincoln Laboratory receives six 2017 R&D 100 Awards

Technologies named the year’s most significant innovations address healthcare, radar performance, aircraft collision avoidance, and 24-hour wide-area surveillance.

  Posted December 2017

Lincoln Laboratory receives state grant to advance integrated photonics development

Award will fund new equipment for building photonic integrated circuits.
  Posted December 2017

New technology gives early warning of exposure to disease-causing pathogens

The enabling algorithm uses non-invasive physiological data to predict the probability of viral or bacterial exposures.

  Posted December 2017


Lincoln Laboratory celebrates opening of the Defense Fabric Discovery Center

Advanced microelectronics integrated into the fabric of uniforms and gear could provide soldiers with lightweight sensing capabilities.

  Posted November 2017


Solar-powered water purifier is serving 600 Puerto Ricans every day

The off-grid, battery-less system will be run by a local Boys and Girls Club indefinitely.

  Posted November 2017


ORS-5 SensorSat launched to monitor activity in the geosynchronous belt

Satellite developed at MIT Lincoln Laboratory will fulfill a critical need for space situational awareness.

  Posted November 2017

 

Using machine learning to detect fake news

MIT Lincoln Laboratory staff developed algorithms that use text, images, and html metadata to determine the reliability of a news article.
  Posted October 2017

 

Using ground sensors to defend aircraft against laser strikes

Cameras that detect sources of laser beam attacks on aircraft may lessen dangers for pilots
  Posted September 2017

 

Monitoring metabolic energy expenditure, health, and fitness with a breath analyzer

Simple-to-use, low-cost respiratory sensor enables measurement and tracking of personal metabolism.
  Posted July 2017

 

New mass spectrometer will help develop better training for bomb-sniffing dogs

Researchers have developed a new mass spectrometer to verify canines' responses to explosive materials.
  Posted July 2017

 

Lincoln Laboratory enters licensing agreement to produce its localizing ground-penetrating radar

Partnership with Geophysical Survey Systems, Inc. will make prototype systems available to the self-driving vehicle industry.
  Posted July 2017

 

Defense Fabric Discovery Center established to develop smart textiles

Revolutionary fabrics may incorporate diverse sensing capabilities.

  Posted June 2017

 

Earth Observing–1 satellite is retired, leaving a legacy of spectacular imagery

The Advanced Land Imager developed at MIT Lincoln Laboratory helped NASA mission exceed expectations.
  Posted April 2017

Makerspaces could enable widespread adoption of microfluidics

Lincoln Laboratory researchers propose an alternative to expensive microfluidics fabrication facilities.

  Posted April 2017


Harnessing analytics to design training tools

Profiles of student success in training games may guide curriculum development.

  Posted April 2017


New study assesses privacy protections on smartphones

Lincoln Laboratory and the RAND Corporation examine the technology and federal regulations aimed at securing personal data on smartphones.
  Posted February 2017

 

Liquid crystal device could allow for fast and reliable laser-beam steering

New device manufacturing process could improve existing laser-based technologies

  Posted February 2017


Foliage-penetrating ladar technology may improve border surveillance

  Posted February 2017

 

Beating the Heat

New sensors that gather data on a soldier’s physiological state may help prevent heat-related injuries
  Posted January 2017


GENERAL NEWS AND AWARDS

Lincoln Laboratory research assistant recognized as one of "tomorrow's leaders" in aerospace

  Posted February 2018

 

Jeffrey Herd named a 2018 Fellow of the IEEE

  Posted December 2017

 

New England startups explore how to connect their technologies to Defense Department needs

  Posted December 2017

 

Military interns learn value of technology research and development

  Posted October 2017

 

Summer program inspires a new generation of engineers

  Posted September 2017

 

Christine Wang receives 2017 American Association for Crystal Growth Award

  Posted September 2017

 

Team from MIT Lincoln Laboratory scores big at international hacking competition

  Posted September 2017

 

Ten technologies developed at MIT Lincoln Laboratory are finalists for R&D 100 Awards

  Posted August 2017


High school teachers become students for a week to learn about radar systems

  Posted August 2017


Students have engineering on their radar

  Posted August 2017


The latest volume in the MIT Lincoln Laboratory Series is released

  Posted June 2017


Recognizing Lincoln Laboratory's Administrative and Support Excellence Award winners

  Posted June 2017

MIT students hack assistive technology solutions for local clients

At the 2017 Assistive Technologies Hackathon hosted at Beaver Works, students created helpful devices for Greater Boston residents with disabilities.
  Posted June 2017

Three from MIT Lincoln Laboratory are named winners of AFCEA International's 40 Under 40 Awards

  Posted May 2017

Hacking Intolerance with MIT Breaking the Mold

Lincoln Laboratory staff participate in hackathon to brainstorm technological solutions to social issues
  Posted May 2017

MIT Lincoln Laboratory's Defense Technology Seminar marks its 20th year

  Posted May 2017

 

MIT Excellence Awards honor seven Lincoln Laboratory employees
  Posted April 2017


Generating solar energy for the Laboratory, years in the making
  Posted April 2017


Two from MIT recognized as outstanding engineering leaders
  Posted March 2017


William Oliver appointed to Lincoln Laboratory Fellow and Associate Director of MIT Research Laboratory of Electronics
  Posted February 2017


February ceremony honored recipients of 2016 MIT Lincoln Laboratory Technical Excellence Awards

Awards for Early Career Technical Achievement, Best Paper, and Best Invention were also presented.
  Posted February 2017


Lincoln Laboratory earns 11th consecutive Superior security rating
  Posted February 2017



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