• 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. 

  • Research

    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.

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  • Global Impact

    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. 

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  • ORC Community

    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.

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  • Analytics

    Analytics is the science of using data to build models that lead to decisions that add value to institutions, companies, and individuals.

BPS Award

Professor Bertsimas, Arthur Delarue, and Sébastien Martin win First-ever BPS Transportation Challenge

Professor Bertsimas and the ORC PhD students developed computer-based model that more efficiently routes school buses for Boston Public Schools.

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Phytoplankton and chips

Microbes mediate the global marine cycles of elements, modulating atmospheric carbon dioxide and helping to main

Automatic image retouching on your phone

The data captured by today’s digital cameras is often treated as the raw material of a final image.

GSC Orientation
Monday, August 28, 2017

GSC Orientation

Graduate Welcome Address by the MIT President

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