Center of Innovation
At the MIT ORC, our vibrant community of scholars and researchers work collaboratively to connect data to decisions in order to solve problems effectively—and impact the world positively.
At the MIT ORC, we highly value research and the important role it plays in operations research and analytics. That’s why our students are actively engaged in research from the start.Read More
Our impact can be felt around the world in areas ranging from finance to education to health care. We create mathematical models to help individuals and organizations make smarter decisions—and to improve society as a whole.Read More
The MIT ORC is made up of a supportive community of creative and talented students and faculty who work together to positively impact the world.Read More
Analytics is the science of using data to build models that lead to decisions that add value to institutions, companies, and individuals.
Purnaa wins the 2021 Secretary of State's Award for Corporate Excellence
Corban Bryant ('06) founded Purnaa with a mission to create jobs that empower marginalized people and survivors of exploitation to fresh starts and fulfilled lives.Read More
When should someone trust an AI assistant’s predictions?
In a busy hospital, a radiologist is using an artificial intelligence system to help her diagnose medical condit
A new way to perform "general inverse design" with high accuracy
Researchers have discovered a novel way to perform “general inverse design” with reasonably high accuracy.