• 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.

ORC 65th

Celebration of the 65th Anniversary of the Operations Research Center

The OR Center will be holding its 65th Anniversary celebration on Monday, November 26th and Tuesday, November 27th.

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Deep-learning technique reveals “invisible” objects in the dark

Small imperfections in a wine glass or tiny creases in a contact lens can be tricky to make out, even in good li

What game theory tells us about politics and society

Alexander Wolitzky leans back in his office chair, pauses, and starts to describe “Cycles of Conflict: An Econom

ORC Holiday Party
Friday, December 14, 2018

ORC Holiday Party

The Operations Research Center will hold a holiday party for the ORC Fac

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