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Four from MIT elected to American Academy of Arts and Sciences for 2019

April 17, 2019

Four from MIT elected to American Academy of Arts and Sciences for 2019

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MIT News Office

Four MIT faculty members are among more than 200 leaders from academia, business, public affairs, the humanities, and the arts elected to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, the academy announced today.

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Giving robots a better feel for object manipulation

April 16, 2019

Giving robots a better feel for object manipulation

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Rob Matheson | MIT News Office

A new learning system developed by MIT researchers improves robots’ abilities to mold materials into target shapes and make predictions about interacting with solid objects and liquids.

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