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.
Celebration of the 65th Anniversary of the Operations Research Center
The OR Center celebrated its 65th Anniversary celebration on Monday, November 26th and Tuesday, November 27th.
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This object-recognition dataset stumped the world’s best computer vision models
Computer vision models have learned to identify objects in photos so accurately that some can outperform humans
Intelligent Towing Tank propels human-robot-computer research
In its first year of operation, the Intelligent Towing Tank (ITT) conducted about 100,000 total experiments, ess