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Massachusetts Institute of Technology - 2016

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Engineering Information

Areas of Expertise

Engineering Departments Areas of Expertise
Aeronautics and Astronautics
  1. Vehicle Design
  2. Information Sciences
  3. Computation
  4. Human-System Collaboration
  5. Atmosphere and Space Sciences
  6. Complex Systems
  7. Autonomy
Biological Engineering
  1. Biomaterials
  2. Biophysics
  3. Cell and Tissue Engineering
  4. Computational Modeling of Biological and Physiological Systems
  5. Discovery and Delivery of Molecular Therapeutics
  6. New Tools for Genomics, Functional Genomics, Proteomics and Glycomics
  7. Macromolecular Biochemistry & Biophysics
  8. Molecular, Cell and Tissue Biomechanics
  9. Synthetic Biology
  10. Systems Biology
Chemical Engineering
  1. Catalysis and reaction engineering
  2. Biological engineering
  3. Materials and Polymers
  4. Surfaces and nanostructures
  5. Thermodynamics and molecular computation
Civil and Environmental Engineering
  1. Environmental chemistry
  2. Environmental fluid mechanics and coastal engineering
  3. Environmental microbiology
  4. Geotechnical engineering and geomechanics
  5. Hydrology and hydroclimatology
  6. Infrastructure Systems
  7. Mechanics of materials and structures
  8. Transportation Systems
Computation for Design and Optimization
  1. Numerical Methods
  2. Partial Differential Equations
  3. Optimization
  4. Computational Mechanics
Computational and Systems Biology
  1. Computational Biology and Bioinformatics
  2. Biological Design and Synthetic Biology
  3. Gene and Protein Networks
  4. Systems Biology of Cancer
  5. Nanobiology and Microsystems
Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
  1. Information Systems
  2. Circuits
  3. Biomedical Sciences and Engineering
  4. Computer Science: Artificial Intelligence
  5. Computer Science: Systems
  6. Computer Science: Theory
Health Sciences and Technology
  1. Biomedical Imaging
  2. Drug Delivery
  3. Medical Devices
  4. Medical Diagnostics
  5. Regenerative Biomedical Technologies
  6. Signal Processing
Institute for Data, Systems, and Society
  1. Critical Infrastructures
  2. Health Care Delivery
  3. Humans & Technology
  4. Information Theory and Decision Systems
  5. Sociotechnical Systems
  6. Statistics and Data Science
  7. Network Science
  8. Policy & Standards
  9. Social Behavior
  10. Uncertainty, Risk, and Dynamics
Materials Science and Engineering
  1. Thermodynamics and Kinetics of Materials
  2. Structure, Processing and Properties of Materials
  3. Electronic, Structural and Biological Materials Engineering
  4. Computational Materials Science
  5. Materials in Energy, Medicine, Nanotechnology and the Environment
Mechanical Engineering
  1. Mechanics: Modeling, Experimentation and Computation
  2. Design, Manufacturing, and Product Development
  3. Controls, Instrumentation, and Robotics
  4. Energy Science and Engineering
  5. Ocean Science and Engineering
  6. Bioengineering
  7. Micro & Nano Engineering
Nuclear Science and Engineering
  1. Advanced Fission Reactor Engineering and Innovation

  2. Nuclear Fuel Cycle Technology and Economics
  3. Plasma Physics and Fusion Engineering
  4. Advanced Computation and Simulation
  5. Materials in Extreme Environments
  6. Radiation Sources, Detection, and Measurement
  7. Quantum Engineering
  8. Nuclear Systems Engineering, Design, Management & Policy
Supply Chain Management Program
  1. Carbon efficient supply chains
  2. Logistics hubs and clusters
  3. Humanitarian Response lab
  4. Scenario planning
  5. Supply Chain Strategy alignment
  6. Supply chain innovation in emerging markets
  7. Supply chain resilience and security
  8. Supply chain network risk management
  9. Urban logistics 
System Design and Management Program
  1. Humans & Technology
  2. Information Theory and Decision Systems
  3. Sociotechnical Systems
  4. Policy & Standards
  5. Social Behavior
  6. Uncertainty, Risk, and Dynamics