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.
GARP Names Andrew Lo Risk Manager of the Year
GARP, the only globally recognized membership association for risk managers, has selected Andrew Lo of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology as Risk Manager of the Year for 2017.Read More
How to control robots with brainwaves and hand gestures
Getting robots to do things isn’t easy: Usually, scientists have to either explicitly program them or get them t
Chip upgrade helps miniature drones navigate
Researchers at MIT, who last year desig