HSL News

Mon, 03/25/2019

HSL Seminar: Paul Stegall, PhD (9 a.m., 4/3, 33-206)

"Past Work: From Mines to Minds"

Paul Stegall, PhD
HSL Postdoc

Abstract: "I will present some of the work I have previously done, from my internships on rugged vehicles at the...

Mon, 03/18/2019

HSL Seminar: Faisal Karmali, Ph.D. (9 a.m., 3/20, 33-206)

"Optimization of dynamics by the brain: Bayesian models of vestibular processing"

Faisal Karmali, Ph.D.
Harvard Medical School
Instructor in Otolaryngology...

Thu, 02/28/2019

HSL Seminar: Prof. Jeff Hoffman (9 a.m., 3/6, 33-206)

Topic:  MOXIE (Mars Oxygen In-situ resource utilization Experiment)

Wed, 02/06/2019

HSL Seminar: Janet C. Johnston (9 a.m., 2/13, 33-206)

"What You Need to Know About Export Control"

Janet C. Johnston
MIT Export Control Officer
Office of Sponsored Programs

Abstract: Everyone in a technology-related career needs...

Thu, 01/24/2019

Panel Talk Title: Developing Future NASA Human Spaceflight Operations Concepts and Technologies, Today.


1) Matthew J. Miller, Ph.D.
Exploration Research Engineer
JACOBS/JETS | Advanced Exploration Group, NASA...

Mon, 12/10/2018

Aerospace Medicine Grand Rounds
“Autonomous Medical Support for Exploration Missions: Research, Training, and Operations”


Douglas Ebert, Ph.D.
Senior Scientist, KRBwyle/NASA JSC
Fellow, NASA Human Health and Performance Contract


Wed, 12/05/2018

"Teaching Able-Bodied People How to Walk Like They Are Paralyzed: Measuring and Modeling the Gait of Persons with Paraplegia"

W Brett Johnson, PhD
Research Engineer
Global Engineering And Research (GEAR) Laboratory
Mechanical Engineering...

Mon, 11/26/2018

"Cultivating Ingenuity: A Modern Renaissance and the Role of Government"

Howard A. Zucker, M.D., J.D.
Commissioner of Health for New York State


Abstract: Traveling through history from the 15th century and...

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 & ...

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