HSL News

Mon, 11/19/2018

"Biomechanical Human Performance Metrics of Coordination and Balance for Operational Decision-Making"

Richard Fineman
PhD Candidate, MEMP Bioastronautics 
Harvard-MIT Health Science & Technology (HST)

Abstract: The overall goal of...

Thu, 11/08/2018

"Improving our relationship with technology: Key challenges in vehicle automation"

Bobbie D. Seppelt, Ph.D., M.S.
Research Scientist
Massachusetts Institute of Technology AgeLab & New England University Transportation Center

Thu, 11/01/2018

"Lessons and Opportunities: Open Innovation, STEAM education, and leadership at NASA and the Executive Branch"
Ryan L. Sims

Ryan L. Sims is a Budget Analyst at NASA Headquarters in Washington, DC. As an analyst in NASA’s Office of the Chief...

Tue, 10/23/2018

HSL Meeting on Wednesday, October 31, in room 33-206 from 9AM to 10 AM.

Student Elevator Talks – Dava Newman Faculty Lead

Research Presentations:

Astronaut performance and suit design
Earthspeaks:  from Oceans to Space...

Wed, 10/03/2018

Aerospace Medicine Grand Rounds
“Update on Travel Medicine: vaccines, malaria, and diarrheal diseases”

A. Clinton White, MD
Professor, Division of Infectious Diseases
Department of Internal Medicine
Executive Director, Coordinating...

Fri, 09/28/2018

"Human-Centered Autonomous Vehicles"

Lex Fridman
Research Scientist

Abstract: I will present a human-centered paradigm for building autonomous vehicle systems, contrasting it with how the problem is currently formulated and...

Tue, 09/25/2018

HSL Meeting on Wednesday, October 3, 2018 at 9 AM in room 33-206.

Student Elevator Talks on MOXIE
Lead by Professor Jeff Hoffman

Thu, 09/06/2018

"Thermal management technologies for low temperature undersea dive persistence"

Michael S. Strano
Carbon P. Dubbs Professor
Chemical Engineering Department
Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Jacopo Buongiorno

Thu, 09/06/2018

University of Texas Medical Branch
Aerospace Medicine Grand Rounds

Broadcast at MIT


"A Whole Community Approach to Disaster Preparedness and Response: Agenda for Action"

Sharon Petronella Croisant, Ph.D.

Tue, 09/04/2018

This special seminar is hosted by Professor Leia Stirling (MIT) and Ryan McKindles (Research Director of the STRIVE Center and Technical Staff Member in the Bioengineering Systems & Technologies group at MIT Lincoln Laboratory).

"Enhancing Human Anatomy to Improve Bionic...