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.
Jónas Jónasson awarded Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation grant
Professor Jónasson will use a $100,000 grant to develop a more cost-effective and efficient system for transporting clinical samples in low-resource settings in Africa.Read More
“Particle robot” works as a cluster of simple units
Taking a cue from biological cells, researchers from MIT, Columbia University, and elsewhere have developed comp
Machine learning identifies links between world’s oceans
Oceanographers studying the physics of the global ocean have long found themselves facing a conundrum: Fluid dyn