Adam Berinsky Adam J. Berinsky is an associate professor of political science at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Aise Johan de Jong Aise Johan de Jong (born 30 January 1966) is a Dutch mathematician born in Belgium.
Alan A. Altshuler Alan A. Altshuler is an American academic and government official who is the Ruth and Frank Stanton Professor of Urban Policy and Planning at Harvard University's John F. Kennedy School of Gover...
Alan Balfour Alan Balfour (born 1939 in Edinburgh, Scotland) is the dean of the Georgia Tech College of Architecture.
Alan Barber (physicist) Alan Barber (born 3 September 1973) is a British-born theoretical physicist and works at the physics faculty at MIT Center for Theoretical Physics.
Alan Brody Alan Brody is an American playwright and academic, currently Professor of Theater at Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Alan Davison Alan Davison FRS is a British inorganic chemist known for his work on transition metals, and a professor at Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Alan Edelman Alan Stuart Edelman (born June 1963, Brooklyn, New York) is an American mathematician and computer scientist.
Alan Grodzinsky Alan J. Grodzinsky is an American scientist and Professor of Electrical, Mechanical and Biological Engineering and Director of the Center for Biomedical Engineering at MIT.
Alan Guth Alan Harvey Guth (born February 27, 1947) is an American theoretical physicist and cosmologist.
Alan Kay Alan Curtis Kay (born May 17, 1940) is an American computer scientist.
Alan Lightman Alan Paige Lightman (born November 28, 1948) is an American physicist, writer, and social entrepreneur.
Alan Needleman Alan Needleman was born September 2, 1944, in Philadelphia, PA and is Professor of Materials Science & Engineering, University of North Texas.
Alan V. Oppenheim Alan Victor Oppenheim is a Professor of Engineering at MIT's Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science.
Alar Toomre Alar Toomre (born 5 February 1937 in Rakvere) is an Estonian-American astronomer and mathematician.
Albert Baez Albert Vinicio Baez, Ph.D. (November 15, 1912 – March 20, 2007) was a prominent Mexican-American physicist, and the father of singers Joan Baez and Mimi Fariña.
Albert R. Meyer Albert Ronald da Silva Meyer is a professor of computer science at Massachusetts Institute of Technology. He has been a Fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences since 1987, and he was inducted as a Fellow of the Association for Computing Machinery in 2000.
Alberto Calderón Alberto Pedro Calderón (1920 -1998) was one of 20th century leading mathematicians.
Alec Marantz Alec Marantz is an American linguist and researcher in the fields of neurolinguistics and morphology.
Alejandro Foxley Alejandro Tomás Foxley Rioseco (born 26 May 1939 in Viña del Mar) is a Chilean economist and politician.
Alex Pentland Alex "Sandy" Pentland is the Toshiba Professor at MIT, a serial entrepreneur, and is one of the most cited authors in computer science.
Alexander Keyssar Alexander Keyssar (born May 13, 1947) is an American historian, and the Matthew W. Stirling Jr. Professor of History and Social Policy at Harvard University.
Alexander Klibanov (chemist) Alexander Klibanov is a professor of chemistry and bioengineering at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and a member of the National Academy of Science.
Alexander van Oudenaarden Alexander van Oudenaarden (19 March 1970) is a Dutch biophysicist and systems biologist at MIT. He is a leading researcher in systems biology and synthetic biology, specialising in stochasticit...
Alexandru Marin Alexandru Adalbert "Alex" Marin (June 25, 1945 – November 14, 2005) was an experimental particle physicist, a professor of physics at MIT, Boston University and Harvard University, and a researc...
Alfred D. Chandler, Jr. Alfred DuPont Chandler, Jr. (September 15, 1918 – May 9, 2007) was a professor of business history at Harvard Business School and Johns Hopkins University, who wrote extensively about the scale ...
Ali Javan Ali Javan (علی جوان - ‘Ali Javān, علی جوان, born December 26, 1926) is an Iranian American physicist and inventor at MIT. His main contributions to science have been in the fields of quantu...
Alice Amsden Alice Amsden was a researcher in the field of heterodox political economy.
Alice Gast Alice Petry Gast (born May 25, 1958) is the 13th President of Lehigh University in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania.
Alice Y. Ting Alice Yen-Ping Ting is Taiwanese-born American chemist.
Allyne L. Merrill Allyne L. Merrill (1863 – February 26, 1941) was an American physicist who served as faculty secretary of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) from 1906 to June 1934.
Amadeus William Grabau Amadeus William Grabau (January 9, 1870—March 20, 1946), the father of Chinese geology, was an expatriate American geologist.
Amar Bose Amar Gopal Bose (November 2, 1929 July 12, 2013) was a Bengali American academic and entrepreneur.
Amy B. Smith Amy Smith is an American inventor, educator, and founder of D-Lab at MIT. She works to develop technologies and build creative capacity internationally.
Amy Finkelstein Amy Nadya Finkelstein (born November 2, 1973) is a Professor of Economics at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), and the co-Director and research associate of the Public Economics P...
Anant Agarwal Anant Agarwal is a computer architecture researcher.
Andrew J. Whittle Andrew John Whittle is Edmund K. Turner Professor of Civil Engineering and former Head of the Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Andrew Wolk Andrew Wolk (born June 28, 1964 in New York, New York) is founder and Chief Executive Officer of Root Cause, a Massachusetts-based non-profit that focuses on advancing innovation for social impact.
Angela Belcher Angela M. Belcher is a materials scientist, biological engineer, and W.M. Keck Professor of Energy at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) in Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States.
Angelika Amon Angelika Amon, Ph.D. (b. 1967) is an Austrian American molecular and cell biologist and professor at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) in Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States.
Anita Desai Anita Mazumdar Desai (born 24 June 1937) is an Indian novelist and the Emerita John E. Burchard Professor of Humanities at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Ann Graybiel Ann Martin Graybiel (born 1942) is a neuroscientist at the McGovern Institute for Brain Research at MIT. She is an Institute Professor and a faculty member in the Department of Brain and Cognit...
Ann Wolpert Ann J. Wolpert (1942 / 1943 - 2013) was a pioneer in digital libraries.
Anthony French Anthony Philip French (born November 19, 1920) is an emeritus professor of physics at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Anton Zeilinger Anton Zeilinger (born on 20 May 1945) is an Austrian quantum physicist who in 2008 received the Inaugural Isaac Newton Medal of the Institute of Physics (UK) for "his pioneering conceptual and e...
Arden L. Bement, Jr. Arden Lee Bement, Jr. (born May 22, 1932) is an American engineer and scientist.
Arlie Petters Arlie Oswald Petters, MBE is a Belizean American mathematical physicist, who is the Benjamin Powell Professor and Professor of Mathematics, Physics, and Business Administration at Duke University.
Arlo Bates Arlo Bates (December 16, 1850 – August 25, 1918) was an American author, educator and newspaperman.
Arthur Mattuck Arthur Paul Mattuck (born June 13, 1930) is a professor of mathematics at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Arthur T. Ippen Arthur Thomas Ippen was a noted hydrologist and engineer and was an Institute Professor at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Arturo Vivante Arturo Vivante (October 17, 1923 Rome - April 1, 2008 Wellfleet, MA) was an Italian American fiction writer.
Arvind (computer scientist) Arvind Mithal (usually referred to as just Arvind) is the Johnson Professor of Computer Science and Engineering in the Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory at the Massac...
Ascher H. Shapiro Ascher H. Shapiro was a professor of Mechanical Engineering at MIT. He grew up in New York City.
Augustine Ong Tan Sri Dr Augustine Soon Hock Ong is the Chairman of the International Society for Fat Research (ISF) since 1997 and the President of the Malaysian Oil Scientists' and Technologists' Associatio...
Barbara Liskov Barbara Liskov (born Barbara Jane Huberman on November 7, 1939) is a computer scientist.
Barry Vercoe Barry Vercoe is a New Zealand-born computer scientist and composer.
Barton Zwiebach Barton Zwiebach (born October 4, 1954) is a string theorist and professor at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, born in Lima, Perú.
Bashirul Haq Bashirul Haq (born June 24, 1938, Bhatshala, Brahmanbaria, Bangladesh) is a Bangladeshi architect, planner and educator.
Bengt R. Holmström Bengt Robert Holmström (born 18 April 1949 in Helsinki) is the Paul A. Samuelson Professor of Economics at M.I.T. He is a Finnish citizen and belongs to the Swedish speaking minority in Finland.
Bernard E. Proctor Bernard E. Proctor was an American food scientist who was involved in early research on food irradiation.
Bertram Kostant Bertram Kostant (born 1928) is a leading American mathematician.
Bill Dally William James "Bill" Dally is the Willard R. and Inez Kerr Bell Professor in the Stanford University School of Engineering and past Chairman of the Computer Science Department at Stanford.
Bob Kahn Robert Elliot "Bob" Kahn (born December 23, 1938) is an American engineer, who, along with Vint Cerf, invented the Transmission Control Protocol (TCP) and the Internet Protocol (IP), the fundame...
Brison D. Gooch Brison Dowling Gooch is a professor emeritus of 19th-century European history at Texas A&M University in College Station, Texas (TAMU).
Bruno Coppi Bruno Coppi is an Italian-American physicist specializing in plasma physics.
Bryan Bergeron Bryan P. Bergeron, MD, is an author of numerous books in the fields of medicine, computers, biotechnology, and business.
Burleigh Taylor Wilkins Burleigh Taylor Wilkins (born 1932 in Bridgetown, Virginia) is a professor in the Department of Philosophy of the University of California, Santa Barbara.
Carl Bridenbaugh Carl Bridenbaugh (August 10, 1903 - January 6, 1992) was an American historian of Colonial America.
Carl Hewitt Carl Eddie Hewitt is Board Chair of the International Society for Inconsistency Robustness.
Carl Kaysen Carl Kaysen (March 5, 1920 – February 8, 2010) was an economist and professor at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and co-chair of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences' Commit...
Carl Oglesby Carl Oglesby (July 30, 1935 – September 13, 2011) was an American writer, academic, and political activist.
Carl R. Soderberg Carl Richard Soderberg (February 3, 1895 - October 17, 1979) was a power engineer and Institute Professor at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Carl Wagner Carl Wilhelm Wagner was a physical chemist.
Carl Wunsch Carl Wunsch was the Cecil and Ida Green Professor of Physical Oceanography at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, until he retired in 2013.
Caspar John Hare Caspar John Hare is an Associate Professor of Philosophy at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Cecil Peabody Cecil Hobart Peabody (1855 – 1934) was an American mechanical engineer, born at Burlington, Vt. He graduated in 1877 at MIT, where in 1883 he became assistant professor of steam engineering and...
Chaim L. Pekeris Chaim Leib Pekeris was an Israeli-American physicist and mathematician.
Charles D. Coryell Charles DuBois Coryell (February 21, 1912 – January 7, 1971) was an American chemist who was one of the discoverers of the element promethium.
Charles E. Leiserson Charles Eric Leiserson is a computer scientist, specializing in the theory of parallel computing and distributed computing, and particularly practical applications thereof; as part of this effor...
Charles Herbert Levermore Charles Herbert Levermore (October 15, 1856 - October 20, 1927) was an American academic and peace activist who won the American Peace Award.
Charles Kittel Charles Kittel (born July 18, 1916 in New York) is an American physicist.
Charles M. Vest Charles "Chuck" Marstiller Vest (born September 9, 1941) is a U.S. educator and engineer.
Charles Marstiller Vest Charles "Chuck" Marstiller Vest (September 9, 1941 – December 12, 2013) was a U.S. educator and engineer.
Charles R. Alcock Charles Roger Alcock (born June 15, 1951) is a British New Zealander astronomer.
Charles Stark Draper Charles Stark "Doc" Draper (October 2, 1901 – July 25, 1987) was an American scientist and engineer, known as the "father of inertial navigation".
Chenming Hu Chenming Calvin Hu is Distinguished Professor of Microelectronics at University of California, Berkeley.
Chia-Chiao Lin Chia-Chiao Lin (Chinese: 林家翹; 7 July 1916 – 13 January 2013) was a Chinese-born American applied mathematician and Institute Professor emeritus at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Chiang C. Mei Chiang Chung "CC" Mei (born 4 April 1935) is Ford Professor of Engineering, Emeritus, at the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering of Massachusetts Institute of Technology, known for...
Christopher Burge Christopher Boyce Burge is the Whitehead Career Development Associate Professor of Biology at Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Christopher Foster (economist) Sir Christopher Foster has been an academic at the University of Oxford and MIT, a Professor of Economics at the London School of Economics, a consultant at Coopers & Lybrand, and then PWC over many years and a temporary civil servant.
Christos Papadimitriou Christos Harilaos Papadimitriou (Greek: Χρίστος Χαρίλαος Παπαδημητρίου; born August 16, 1949, Athens) is a Greek Computer Scientist and Professor in the Computer Science Division at the Universi...
Clarence Lemuel Elisha Moore Clarence Lemuel Elisha Moore (12 May 1876, Bainbridge, Ohio – 5 December 1931) was an American mathematics professor, specializing in algebraic geometry and Riemannian geometry.
Claude R. Canizares Claude R. Canizares is Vice President of MIT. He is also the Bruno Rossi Professor of Physics at MIT and associate director for MIT of the Chandra X-Ray Observatory Center.
Claude Shannon Claude Elwood Shannon (April 30, 1916 – February 24, 2001) was an American mathematician, electronic engineer, and cryptographer known as "the father of information theory".
Constantinos Daskalakis Constantinos Daskalakis (Κωνσταντίνος Δασκαλάκης; born 1981) is a Greek Associate Professor at MIT's Electrical Engineering and Computer Science department and a member of CSAIL. His Ph.D. thesi...
Craig Steven Wilder Craig Steven Wilder is a professor of American history at Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Curtis Greene Curtis Greene is an American mathematician, specializing in algebraic combinatorics.
Cynthia Breazeal Cynthia Lynn Breazeal (born November 15, 1967 in Albuquerque, New Mexico) is an Associate Professor of Media Arts and Sciences at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, where she is the dire...
Dale D. Murphy Dale D. Murphy is a professor in the Walsh School of Foreign Service at Georgetown University.
Dan Ariely Dan Ariely (born April 29, 1967) is an Israeli American professor of psychology and behavioral economics.
Daniel G. Nocera Daniel George Nocera (born 3 July 1957) is an American chemist and university professor.
Daniel I.C. Wang Daniel I-Chyau Wang is an Institute Professor at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Daniel Kan Daniel Marinus Kan (or simply Dan Kan) was a Dutch mathematician working in homotopy theory.
Daniel Kleitman Daniel J. Kleitman is a professor of applied mathematics at MIT. His research interests include combinatorics, graph theory, genomics, and operations research.
Daniel Kleppner Daniel Kleppner, born 1932, is the Lester Wolfe Professor Emeritus of Physics at MIT and co-director of the MIT-Harvard Center for Ultracold Atoms.
Daniel McFadden Daniel Little McFadden (born July 29, 1937) is an American econometrician who shared the 2000 Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences with James Heckman.
Daniel Patrick Moynihan Daniel Patrick Moynihan (March 16, 1927 – March 26, 2003) was an American politician and sociologist.
Daniel Spielman Daniel Alan Spielman (born March 1970, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania) has been a professor of Applied Mathematics and Computer Science at Yale University since 2006.
Daniel W. Stroock Daniel Wyler Stroock (born March 20, 1940) is an American mathematician, a probabilist.
Daniel Z. Freedman Daniel Z. Freedman (born 1939, Hartford, Connecticut) is an American theoretical physicist.
Daniela L. Rus Daniela L. Rus is a Romanian-born American roboticist and a Professor in the Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, where she is ...
Danny Quah Danny Quah is Professor of Economics and Kuwait Professor at the London School of Economics and Political Science and Tan Chin Tuan Visiting Professor at the National University of Singapore.
Daron Acemoğlu Kamer Daron Acemoğlu (born September 3, 1967) is a Turkish-American economist.
Dava Newman Dava J. Newman is Professor of Aeronautics and Astronautics and Engineering Systems at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
David B. Ashley David B. Ashley was the eighth president of the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, appointed to the position on July 1, 2006, and relieved of his duties by the Board of Regents on July 10, 2009.
David Baltimore David Baltimore (born March 7, 1938) is an American biologist, university administrator, and Nobel laureate in Physiology or Medicine.
David Bartel David P. Bartel Ph.D. is a Professor of Biology at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Member of the Whitehead Institute, Molecular Biologist at Massachusetts General Hospital, and investigator of the Howard Hughes Medical Institute.
David C. Page David C. Page, MD, is a professor of biology at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and the director of the Whitehead Institute, where he has a laboratory devoted to the study of the...
David Deveau David Deveau (born 1953) is an American classical pianist.
David E. Pritchard David E. Pritchard is physics professor at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT).
David Edwards (ArtScientist) David A. Edwards is Gordon McKay Professor of the Practice of Biomedical Engineering at Harvard University, a writer of fiction and non-fiction, and the founder of Le Laboratoire, an experimenta...
David Edwards (engineer) David A. Edwards is Gordon McKay Professor of the Practice of Biomedical Engineering at Harvard University, a writer of fiction and non-fiction, and the founder of Le Laboratoire, an experimenta...
David Gordon Wilson David Gordon Wilson (born 1928) is emeritus professor of engineering at Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT).
David Hoggan David Leslie Hoggan (March 23, 1923 – August 7, 1988) was an American professor of history, author of The Forced War: When Peaceful Revision Failed and other works in the German and English languages.
David Jerison David Saul Jerison is an American mathematician, a professor of mathematics and a MacVicar Faculty Fellow at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and an expert in partial differential equa...
David Kaiser David E. Kaiser, born June 7, 1947, is an American historian whose published works have covered a broad range of topics, from European Warfare to American League Baseball.
David L. Tennenhouse David Lawrence Tennenhouse was the Chief Executive Officer of A9.com, the search subsidiary of Amazon.com, from February 2006 through September 2006.
David L. Webster David Locke Webster was an American physicist and physics professor, whose early research on X-rays and Parson's magneton influenced Arthur Compton.
David M. Halperin David M. Halperin (born April 2, 1952) is an American theorist in the fields of gender studies, queer theory, critical theory, material culture and visual culture.
David Mervyn Blow David Mervyn Blow FRS (27 June 1931 – 8 June 2004) was an influential British biophysicist.
David P. Reed David Patrick Reed (born January 31, 1952) is an American computer scientist, educated at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, known for a number of significant contributions to computer n...
David Pesetsky David Michael Pesetsky (born 1957) is an American linguist.
David S. Saxon David S. Saxon (February 8, 1920 – December 8, 2005) was an American physicist and educator who served as the President of University of California system as well as the Chairman of the Bo...
David Thorburn (scholar) David Thorburn is an American professor of literature at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology who is notable for media studies, literary criticism, and teaching.
Deb Roy Deb Roy is a tenured professor at MIT and is Chief Media Scientist of Twitter.
Dennis Adams Dennis Adams (born Des Moines, Iowa 1948) is an American artist internationally recognized for his urban interventions and museum installations that reveal historical and political undercurrents...
Devavrat Shah Devavrat Shah is an associate professor of Computer Science at MIT. He received a B.Tech.
Dimitri Bertsekas Dimitri Panteli Bertsekas (Δημήτρης Παντελής Μπερτσεκάς) is an applied mathematician and computer scientist, and a professor at the department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at t...
Dina Katabi Dina Katabi is a Professor in the Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at MIT. She is the co-director of the MIT Center for Wireless Networks and Mobile Computing and a prin...
Dirk Jan Struik Dirk Jan Struik was a Dutch mathematician and Marxian theoretician who spent most of his life in the United States.
Dirk van Dalen Dirk van Dalen is a Dutch mathematician and historian of science.
Donald Appleyard Donald Appleyard (July 26, 1928 – September 23, 1982) was an urban designer and theorist, teaching at the University of California, Berkeley.
Donald R. F. Harleman Donald Robert Fergusson Harleman (December 5, 1922 – September 28, 2005) was an American civil engineer noted for his research of the flow of contaminants through water and harbor cleanup effort...
Donald Sadoway Donald Robert Sadoway is the current John F. Elliott Professor of Materials Chemistry at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Donald Schön Donald Alan Schön (1930–1997) was an influential thinker in developing the theory and practice of reflective professional learning in the twentieth century.
Donald W. Davis Donald Walter Davis Jr. (June 10, 1921 – September 11, 2010) was an American businessman who oversaw the growth of Stanley Works (now Stanley Black & Decker) in his 40-year career with the compa...
Douglas McGregor Douglas Murray McGregor (1906 – 1 October 1964) was a management professor at the MIT Sloan School of Management and president of Antioch College from 1948 to 1954.
Douglas T. Ross Douglas Taylor "Doug" Ross (21 December 1929 – 31 January 2007) was an American computer scientist pioneer, and Chairman of SofTech, Inc. He is most famous for originating the term ...
Douglas Youvan Douglas Charles Youvan (born 1955) is an American scientist.
Drazen Prelec Drazen Prelec is a professor of management science and economics in the MIT Sloan School of Management, and a pioneer in the field of neuroeconomics.
Drew Endy Andrew (Drew) David Endy (born 1970) is a synthetic biologist and Assistant Professor of bioengineering at Stanford University, California.
Dudley Allen Buck Dr. Dudley Allen Buck (1927–1959) was an electrical engineer and inventor of components for high-speed computing devices in the 1950s.
Dugald C. Jackson Dugald Caleb Jackson (February 13, 1865 - July 1, 1951) was an American electrical engineer.
Dusa McDuff Dusa McDuff (born 18 October 1945) is an English mathematician whose work on symplectic geometry was recognized by the first Satter Prize, selection as a Noether Lecturer, and fellowship in the ...
Earl K. Miller Earl Keith Miller (born November 30, 1962, Columbus OH) is a systems/cognitive neuroscientist, whose research focuses on neural mechanisms of learning, memory, and cognition.
Edgar Schein Edgar Henry Schein (born March 5, 1928), a former professor at the MIT Sloan School of Management, has made a notable mark on the field of organizational development in many areas, including car...
Edward B. Curtis Edward Baldwin Curtis (b. 13 March 1933, Newburyport, Massachusetts) is an American mathematician.
Edward Boyden Edward "Ed" S. Boyden is a neuroscientist at MIT. He is a faculty member in the MIT Media Lab and an associate member of the McGovern Institute for Brain Research.
Edward DeLong Edward Francis DeLong is a marine microbiologist and professor in the Departments of Civil Engineering and Biological Engineering at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge and is c...
Edward Klima Edward S. Klima (June 21, 1931 – September 25, 2008) was an eminent linguist who specialized in the study of sign languages.
Edward L. Wright Edward L. (Ned) Wright (born August 25, 1947, in Washington, DC) is an American astrophysicist and cosmologist, well known for his achievements in the COBE project and as a strong Big Bang propo...
Edward Mills Purcell Edward Mills Purcell (August 30, 1912 – March 7, 1997) was an American physicist who shared the 1952 Nobel Prize for Physics for his independent discovery (published 1946) of nuclear magn...
Edward Norton Lorenz Edward Norton Lorenz (May 23, 1917 – April 16, 2008) was an American mathematician and meteorologist, and a pioneer of chaos theory.
Edwin Bidwell Wilson Edwin Bidwell Wilson (April 25, 1879 – December 28, 1964) was an American mathematician and polymath.
Edwin C. Nevis Edwin C. Nevis (May 20, 1926, Brooklyn, New York – May 20, 2011, Wellfleet, Massachusetts) was a gestalt psychologist who identified Maslow's hierarchy of needs as culturally relative and ...
Edwin F. Taylor Edwin F. Taylor is an American physicist known for his contributions to the teaching of physics.
Edwin R. Gilliland Edwin Richard Gilliland (1909–1973) was an American chemical engineer and Institute Professor at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Edwin S. Burdell Edwin S. Burdell was Director of Cooper Union for 22 years and Dean of Humanities at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Elena Ruehr Elena Ruehr (born 1963, Ann Arbor) is an American musician, music educator and composer.
Elias Gyftopoulos Elias Panayiotis Gyftopoulos (Ηλίας Παναγιώτης Γυφτόπουλος; July 4, 1927June 23, 2012) was a Greek-American engineer who gave contributions to Thermodynamics both in its general formulation and ...
Elisabet Sahtouris Elisabet Sahtouris is an American evolutionary biologist, futurist, business consultant, event organizer and UN consultant on indigenous peoples.
Elizabeth Bishop Elizabeth Bishop (February 8, 1911 – October 6, 1979) was an American poet and short-story writer.
Elizabeth F. Fisher Elizabeth F. Fisher(November 26, 1873- April 25, 1941) Was one of the first field Geologists in the United States.
Ellen Swallow Richards Ellen Henrietta Swallow Richards (December 3, 1842 – March 30, 1911) was the foremost female industrial and environmental chemist in the United States during the 19th century.
Elliott H. Lieb Elliott Hershel Lieb (born July 31, 1932) is an American mathematical physicist and professor of mathematics and physics at Princeton University who specializes in statistical mechanics, condens...
Ellis Batten Page Ellis Batten “Bo” Page Ed.D. (April 29, 1924 – May 17, 2005) is widely acknowledged as the father of automated essay scoring, a multi-disciplinary field exploring computer evaluation and scoring...
Elting E. Morison Elting Elmore Morison (December 14, 1909 – April 20, 1995) was an author of non-fiction books, an essayist, a United States historian of technology, a military biographer, an MIT professor emer...
Emery Brown Emery N. Brown, M.D., Ph.D. is the Warren M. Zapol Professor of Anaesthesia at Harvard Medical School, a Professor of Computational Neuroscience at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and ...
Emilio Bizzi Emilio Bizzi (born February 22, 1933) is a neuroscientist and Institute Professor at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Eric Grimson William Eric Leifur Grimson (born 1953) is a Canadian-born computer scientist and Chancellor of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Eric Lander Eric Steven Lander (born February 3, 1957) is a Professor of Biology at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), former member of the Whitehead Institute, and founding director of the Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard who has devoted his career to realizing the promise of the human...
Eric Maskin Eric Stark Maskin (born December 12, 1950) is a North American economist and 2007 Nobel laureate recognized with Leonid Hurwicz and Roger Myerson "for having laid the foundations of mechanism de...
Eric von Hippel Eric von Hippel (born August 27, 1941) is an economist and a professor at the MIT Sloan School of Management, specializing in the nature and economics of distributed and open innovation.
Erik Demaine Erik D. Demaine (born February 28, 1981) is a professor of Computer Science at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and a former child prodigy.
Ernest C. Pollard Ernest Charles "Ernie" Pollard (April 16, 1906 – February 24, 1997) was a professor of physics and biophysics and an author, who worked on the development of radar systems in World War II, worke...
Ernest Moniz Ernest Jeffrey Moniz is an American nuclear physicist and the current United States Secretary of Energy, serving under U.S. President Barack Obama since May, 2013.
Ernst Guillemin Ernst Adolph Guillemin (May 8, 1898 – April 1, 1970) was an American electrical engineer and computer scientist at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology who spent his career extending the ar...
Esther Duflo Esther Duflo (born October 25, 1972) is a French economist, Co-Founder and Director of the Abdul Latif Jameel Poverty Action Lab (J-PAL), and Professor of Poverty Alleviation and Development Eco...
Evan Ziporyn Evan Ziporyn (b. Chicago, Illinois, 14th December 1959) is an American composer of post-minimalist music with a cross-cultural orientation, drawing equally from classical music, avant-garde, var...
Evelyn Fox Keller Evelyn Fox Keller (born March 20, 1936, New York) is an American physicist, author and feminist.
Evsey Domar Evsey David Domar (Евсей Давидович Домашевицкий, Domashevitsky; April 16, 1914 – April 1, 1997) was a Russian American economist, famous as co-author of the Harrod–Domar model.
Ezra Getzler Ezra Getzler (born 9 February 1962) is an Australian mathematician and mathematical physicist.
F. Thomson Leighton Frank Thomson "Tom" Leighton is a professor of Applied Mathematics at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and the CEO of Akamai Technologies.
Fazlollah Reza Fazlollah M. Reza (born January 1, 1915) is an Iranian university professor.
Feng Zhang Feng Zhang, Ph.D., is an Assistant Professor of Biological Engineering and Brain and Cognitive Sciences at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Fernando J. Corbató Fernando José "Corby" Corbató (born July 1, 1926) is a prominent American computer scientist, notable as a pioneer in the development of time-sharing operating systems.
Francis O. Schmitt Francis O. Schmitt (1903–1995) was an American biologist and Institute Professor at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Franco Modigliani Franco Modigliani (June 18, 1918 – September 25, 2003) was an Italian economist naturalized American, a professor at the MIT Sloan School of Management and MIT Department of Economics who won th...
Frank A. McClintock Frank A. McClintock (January 2, 1921 – February 20, 2011) of Needham, Massachusetts, was an American mechanical engineer in material science.
Frank L. Douglas Frank L. Douglas M.D., Ph.D. is a Guyanese American medical doctor and researcher.
Frank Lauren Hitchcock Frank Lauren Hitchcock (1875–1957) was an American mathematician and physicist notable for vector analysis.
Frank Morgan (mathematician) Frank Morgan is an American mathematician and the Webster Atwell '21 Professor of Mathematics at Williams College, specialising in geometric measure theory and minimal surfaces.
Frank Wilczek Frank Anthony Wilczek (born May 15, 1951) is an American theoretical physicist, mathematician and a Nobel laureate.
Franklin M. Fisher Franklin Marvin Fisher (born December 13, 1934) is an American economist.
Frans Kaashoek Marinus Frans (Frans) Kaashoek (born 1965) is a Dutch computer scientist, entrepreneur, and Charles Piper Professor at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Frederick P. Salvucci Frederick Peter Salvucci is a civil engineer specializing in transportation, in particular infrastructure, urban transportation, public transportation and institutional development in decision-m...
Garson Yu Garson Yu is founder/creative director of yU+co in Hollywood, California.
Gary T. Marx Gary T. Marx (born 1938) is a social studies scholar.
George Armitage Miller George Armitage Miller (February 3, 1920 – July 22, 2012) was one of the founders of the cognitive psychology field.
George B. Thomas George Brinton Thomas, Jr. was a professor of mathematics at MIT. He is best known for being the author of a widely-used calculus textbook.
George Büchi George Hermann Büchi (August 1, 1921 – August 28, 1998) was organic chemist and professor at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
George Fillmore Swain George Fillmore Swain (2 March 1857, San Francisco, California - 1 July 1931) was a civil engineer from the USA. He was a professor at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and later a...
George Hunt Barton George Hunt Barton (1852-1933) was an American geologist, arctic explorer, and college professor.
George L. Vose George Leonard Vose (19 April 1831 Augusta, Maine – 1910) was a United States civil engineer and Professor of Civil Engineering at Bowdoin College and Massachusetts Institute of Technology, know...
George Lusztig George Lusztig (born Gheorghe Lusztig, 1946), is an American mathematician and Abdun Nur Professor at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT).
George M. Whitesides George M. Whitesides (born August 3, 1939) is an American chemist and professor of chemistry at Harvard University.
George N. Hatsopoulos George Hatsopoulos is a Greek American mechanical engineer noted for his work in thermodynamics.
George P. Shultz George Pratt Shultz is an American economist, statesman, and businessman.
George R. Harrison George Russell Harrison (July 14, 1898 – July 27, 1979) was an American physicist.
George Rice Carpenter George Rice Carpenter (October 25, 1863 – April 8, 1909) was a noted educator, scholar and author.
George W. Whitehead George William Whitehead, Jr. (August 2, 1918 – April 12, 2004) was a professor of mathematics at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, a member of the United States National Academy of Sci...
George Wilton Field George Wilton Field, Ph. D. (1863 – 1938) was an American biologist, born at North Bridgewater, Massachusetts.
George-Marios Angeletos George-Marios Angeletos (Γεώργιος-Μάριος Αγγελέτος; born in 1975, Athens, Greece) is a Greek economist who is a Professor of Economics at University of Zürich and Massachusetts Institute of Tech...
Gerald B. Whitham Gerald Beresford Whitham (13 December 1927 – 26 January 2014) was a British–born American applied mathematician and the Charles Lee Powell Professor of Applied Mathematics (Emeritus) of Applied ...
Gerald Dworkin Gerald Dworkin (born 1937) is a professor of moral, political and legal philosophy.
Gerald Jay Sussman Gerald Jay Sussman (February 8, 1947) is the Panasonic Professor of Electrical Engineering at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT).
Gerald Sacks Gerald Enoch Sacks (born 1933, Brooklyn) is a logician who holds a joint appointment at Harvard University as a Professor of Mathematical Logic and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology as a...
Gian-Carlo Rota Gian-Carlo Rota (April 27, 1932 – April 18, 1999, known as Juan Carlos Rota to Spanish-speakers) was an Italian-born American mathematician and philosopher.
Gilbert Strang William Gilbert Strang (born November 27, 1934 in Chicago), usually known as simply Gilbert Strang or Gil Strang, is an American mathematician, with contributio...
Glen L. Urban Glen L. Urban has been a member of the MIT Sloan School of Management faculty since 1966 and dean at the school from 1993 to 1998.
Gordon S. Brown Gordon Stanley Brown (August 30, 1907 in Australia – August 23, 1996 in Tucson, Arizona) was a professor of electrical engineering at MIT. He originated many of the concepts behind automatic-fe...
Graham C. Walker Graham C. Walker is an American biologist, notable for his work explicating the structure and function of proteins involved in DNA repair and mutagenesis, with applications for cancer, and for u...
Greg Papadopoulos Gregory Michael Papadopoulos (born 1958) is an American engineer, executive, and venture capitalist.
Hagan Bayley (John) Hagan (Pryce) Bayley FRS (born 13 February 1951) is a British Professor of Chemical Biology at the University of Oxford.
Hal Abelson Harold (Hal) Abelson is a Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at MIT, a fellow of the IEEE, and a founding director of both Creative Commons and the Free Software Foundation.
Har Gobind Khorana Har Gobind Khorana also known as Hargobind Khorana (January 9, 1922 – November 9, 2011) was an Indian American biochemist who shared the 1968 Nobel Prize for Physiology or Medicine with Ma...
Hari Balakrishnan Hari Balakrishnan is a Professor in the Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at MIT. He is well known for his contributions to computer networks and networked computer syst...
Harold Eugene Edgerton Harold Eugene "Doc" Edgerton (April 6, 1903 – January 4, 1990) was a professor of electrical engineering at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Harold Locke Hazen Harold Locke Hazen (August 1, 1901 – February 21, 1980) was an American electrical engineer.
Harold Stark Harold Mead Stark (born August 6, 1939, Los Angeles, California) is an American mathematician, specializing in number theory.
Harriet Ritvo Harriet Ritvo (born 1946) is an American historian who specializes in British history, particularly environmental history and the history of natural history.
Harry C. Katz Harry Charles Katz (born March 11, 1951) is the Kenneth F. Kahn Dean and Jack Sheinkman Professor of Collective Bargaining at the Cornell University School of Industrial and Labor Relations.
Hartley Rogers, Jr. Hartley Rogers, Jr. is a mathematician who has worked in recursion theory, and who is currently a professor in the Mathematics Department of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Harvey Lodish Harvey F. Lodish (born November 16, 1941) is a molecular and cell biologist, professor at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Founding Member of the Whitehead Institute for Biomedic...
Hayward Alker Hayward R. Alker was a Professor of International Relations at the University of Southern California School of International Relations, the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Yale University.
Heather Lechtman Heather Lechtman is an American materials scientist and archaeologist, and Director, Center for Materials Research in Archaeology and Ethnology at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Henry C. Bourne, Jr. Henry Clark Bourne, Jr. (December 31, 1921 – March 25, 2010) was and electrical engineer, administrator and faculty member at the Georgia Institute of Technology from 1981 until 1993.
Henry Jenkins Henry Jenkins III (born June 4, 1958) is an American media scholar and currently a Provost Professor of Communication, Journalism, and Cinematic Arts, a joint professorship at the USC Annenberg ...
Henry Lieberman Henry Lieberman is an American computer scientist at the MIT Media Lab in the fields of programming languages, artificial intelligence and human-computer interaction.
Henry Wallman Henry (Hank) Wallman (1915 – 1992) was an American mathematician, known for his work in lattice theory, dimension theory, topology, and electronic circuit design.
Henry-Russell Hitchcock Henry-Russell Hitchcock (1903-1987) was the leading American architectural historian of his generation.
Herbert A. Shepard Professor Herbert Allen Shepard, Ph.D., M.Soc. Herbert Shepard made a significant contribution to Organization Development He held faculty posts at several universities including M.I.T., where he received his doctorate in Industrial Economics.
Hermann A. Haus Hermann Anton Haus (1925–2003) was a Slovene-American physicist, electrical engineer, and Institute Professor at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Hilary Putnam Hilary Whitehall Putnam (born July 31, 1926) is an American philosopher, mathematician and computer scientist who has been a central figure in analytic philosophy since the 1960s, especially in ...
Hoyt C. Hottel Hoyt Clarke Hottel (1903–1998) was a professor in the department of Chemical Engineering at MIT. He was an expert on energy, radiant heat transfer, fire, fuels and combustion.
Hsiao-Lan Kuo Hsiao-Lan Kuo (Traditional Chinese: 郭曉嵐, Simplified Chinese: 郭晓岚, Pinyin: Guō Xiǎolán) (1915–2006), or GUO Xiaolan, was a prominent Chinese American mathematician, meteorologist.
Huang Yasheng Huang Yasheng is a professor in international management at the MIT Sloan School of Management, where he founded and heads the China Lab and India Lab.
Hubert Dreyfus Hubert Lederer Dreyfus (born October 15, 1929) is an American philosopher and professor of philosophy at the University of California, Berkeley.
Hung Cheng Hung Cheng is a professor of Applied Mathematics in the theoretical physics group of the Department of Mathematics at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT).
Hunter Rouse Hunter Rouse (1906–1996) was a hydraulician known for his research on the mechanics of fluid turbulence.
Hurd Curtis Willett Hurd Curtis Willett (January 1, 1903 — March 26, 1992) was an American meteorologist, known for his role in developing five-day weather forecasting techniques and widely known for his att...
Huston Smith Huston Cummings Smith (born May 31, 1919) is a religious studies scholar in the United States.
Ian Condry Ian Condry (born 1965) is a cultural anthropologist and author.
Ian Waitz Ian A. Waitz is the Dean of the School of Engineering, the Jerome C. Hunsaker Professor of Aeronautics and Astronautics, and a MacVicar Faculty Fellow at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Igor Pak Igor Pak is a professor of mathematics at the University of California, Los Angeles, working in combinatorics and discrete probability.
Igor Rodnianski Igor Rodnianski (born April 28, 1972, Ukrainian SSR, Soviet Union) is an American mathematician at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Inder Verma Inder Mohan Verma (born November 28, 1947) is an American Cancer Society Professor of Molecular Biology in the Laboratory of Genetics at the Salk Institute for Biological Studies and the Unive...
Irene Greif Irene Greif is an American computer scientist and founder of the field of Computer-Supported Cooperative Work, An IBM Fellow, she serves as director of collaborative user experience in the company's Thomas J. Watson Research Center.
Irene Heim Irene Roswitha Heim is a linguist and noted specialist in semantics.
Irvin Cohen Irvin Sol Cohen was an American mathematician at M.I.T. who worked on local rings.
Irving Kaplan (chemist) Irving Kaplan (1913–1997) was a chemist and a Massachusetts Institute of Technology professor, who was among the founders of the Department of Nuclear Engineering at the institution.
Irving Segal Irving Ezra Segal (September 13, 1918 – August 30, 1998) was a mathematician known for work on theoretical quantum mechanics.
Irving Singer Irving Singer is a professor of philosophy at Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Irwin I. Shapiro Irwin Ira Shapiro (born October 10, 1929 in New York City) is an American astrophysicist and Timken University Professor at Harvard University.
Irwin Kra Irwin Kra (born January 5, 1937 in Poland) is an American mathematician, who works on the function theory in complex analysis.
Irwin M. Jacobs Irwin Mark Jacobs (born October 18, 1933) is an electrical engineer, a co-founder and former chairman of Qualcomm, and chair of the board of trustees of the Salk Institute.
Isadore Singer Isadore Manuel Singer (born April 24, 1924) is an Institute Professor in the Department of Mathematics at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Ithiel de Sola Pool Ithiel de Sola Pool (October 26, 1917–March 11, 1984) was a revolutionary in the field of social sciences.
Iván Werning Iván Werning (born June 20, 1974) is an Argentine economist.
J. Bowyer Bell J. Bowyer Bell (15 November 1931 – 23 August 2003) was an American historian, artist and art critic.
J. C. R. Licklider Joseph Carl Robnett Licklider (March 11, 1915 – June 26, 1990), known simply as J.C.R. or "Lick" was an American psychologist and computer scientist who is considered one of the most important ...
J. Karl Hedrick J. Karl Hedrick (born 1944) is an American control theorist and a Professor in the Department of Mechanical Engineering at the University of California, Berkeley.
J. Kim Vandiver J. Kim Vandiver is an American university professor at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Jabez C. Street Jabez Curry Street was an American physicist, a co-discoverer of atomic particles called muons.
Jack Dennis Jack Dennis is a computer scientist and Emeritus Professor of Computer Science and Engineering at MIT.
Jack Ruina Jack P. Ruina On Wheels (born ca. 1924) was professor of electrical engineering at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) from 1963 until 1997 and currently is a professor emeritus at M...
Jack Wisdom Jack Wisdom is a Professor of Planetary Sciences at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Jacob Fox Jacob Fox (born Jacob Licht in 1984) is an American mathematician.
Jacob K. White Jacob K. White is the Cecil H. Green Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Jacob Pieter Den Hartog Jacob Pieter Den Hartog (born July 23, 1901 Ambarawa, Dutch East Indies — died March 17, 1989) was professor of Mechanical Engineering at MIT.
Jagadeesh Moodera Jagadeesh Subbaiah Moodera is an American physicist of Indian origin and is senior research scientist at MIT's Francis Bitter Magnet Laboratory.
James B. Orlin James Berger Orlin is an American operations researcher, the Edward Pennell Brooks Professor in Management and Professor of Operations Research at the MIT Sloan School of Management.
James C. Keck James Collyer Keck (June 11, 1924 – August 9, 2010) was an American physicist and engineer recognized for his work on the Manhattan Project and for developing new methods for combustion engine m...
James Crafts James Mason Crafts was an American chemist, best known for developing the Friedel-Crafts alkylation and acylation reactions with Charles Friedel in 1876.
James Der Derian James Der Derian (born 1955) is a Watson Institute research professor of international studies and professor of political science at Brown University.
James Harris Simons James Harris "Jim" Simons (born 1938) is an American hedge fund manager, mathematician, and philanthropist.
James Higginbotham James Higginbotham is distinguished professor of Linguistics and Philosophy at the University of Southern California.
James L. Elliot James Ludlow Elliot (17 June 1943 – 3 March 2011) was an American astronomer and scientist who, as part of a team, discovered the rings around the planet Uranus.
James L. Gelvin James L. Gelvin (born February 12, 1951) is an American scholar of Middle Eastern history.
James L. Kinsey James L. Kinsey is an American chemist, and D. R. Bullard-Welch Foundation Professor at Rice University.
James M. Poterba James Michael "Jim" Poterba is an American economist, Mitsui Professor of Economics at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and current NBER president and chief executive officer.
James Makubuya James K. Makubuya (born in Gayaza, Mpigi District, Uganda) is a Ugandan-born ethnomusicologist, instrumentalist, singer, dancer, and choreographer.
James Mirrlees Sir James Alexander Mirrlees (born 5 July 1936) is a Scottish economist and winner of the 1996 Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences.
James Munkres James Raymond Munkres is a Professor Emeritus of mathematics at MIT and the author of several texts in the area of topology, including Topology, Analysis on Manifolds, Elements of Alge...
James Phinney Munroe James Phinney Munroe was an American author, businessman, professor and genealogist of the Clan Munro.
James Sherley James Sherley is a biological engineer at Boston Biomedical Research Institute.
Jan Camiel Willems Jan Willems (18 September 1939 – 31 August 2013) was a Belgian mathematical system theorist who has done most of his scientific work while residing in the Netherlands and the United States.
Jay Wright Forrester Jay Wright Forrester (born July 14, 1918) is a pioneer American computer engineer, systems scientist and was a professor at the MIT Sloan School of Management.
Jean Hanson Emmeline Jean Hanson (14 November 1919 – 10 August 1973), commonly known by her middle name Jean, was a biophysicist and zoologist known for her contributions to muscle research.
Jed Buchwald Jed Z. Buchwald is Doris and Henry Dreyfuss Professor of History at Caltech.
Jeffrey A. Hoffman Jeffrey Alan Hoffman, Ph.D. (born November 2, 1944) is an American former NASA astronaut and currently a professor of aeronautics and astronautics at MIT.
Jeffrey Goldstone Jeffrey Goldstone (born 3 September 1933) is a British-born theoretical physicist and an emeritus physics faculty at the MIT Center for Theoretical Physics.
Jerome Wiesner Jerome Bert Wiesner (May 30, 1915 – October 21, 1994) was an educator, a Science Advisor to the President for Eisenhower and (more formally) Kennedy and Johnson, the President of MIT, an advocat...
Jerrold R. Zacharias Jerrold Reinach Zacharias (January 23, 1905–July 16, 1986) was an American physicist and Institute Professor at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Jerry A. Hausman Jerry A. Hausman is the John and Jennie S. MacDonald Professor of Economics at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and a famous econometrician.
Jill Ker Conway Jill Ker Conway, (born 9 October 1934) is an Australian-American author.
Jim Propp James Gary "Jim" Propp is a professor of mathematics at the University of Massachusetts Lowell.
Jim Stasheff James Dillon (Jim) Stasheff (born January 15, 1936 in New York) is an American mathematician, a professor emeritus of mathematics at the University of North Carolina at Chap...
Jin Au Kong Jin Au Kong (Traditional Chinese: 孔金甌; Simplified Chinese: 孔金瓯), (27 December 1942 – 13 March 2008) was a world renowned American expert in applied electromagnetics.
Jing Wang Jing Wang is Professor of Chinese media and Cultural Studies and S.C. Fang Professor of Chinese Language & Culture at Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Joe Haldeman Joe William Haldeman is an American science fiction author. He is best known for his 1974 novel The Forever War. That novel, and other of his works including The Hemingway Hoax and Forever Peace, have won major science fiction awards including the Hugo Award and Nebula Award.
Joe Stoy Joseph E. "Joe" Stoy is a British computer scientist.
Joel Lamstein Joel Lamstein is the co-founder and president of John Snow, Inc. (JSI) and JSI Research & Training Institute, Inc., international public health research and consulting firms.
Joel Moses Joel Moses (born 1941) is an Israeli-American computer scientist and Institute Professor at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
John B. Goodenough John Bannister Goodenough (born of U. S. parents in Jena, Germany, 25 July 1922) is an American professor and prominent solid-state physicist.
John Benjamin Henck John Benjamin Henck (October 20, 1815 Philadelphia – January 3, 1903 Montecito, California) was a classical scholar and civil engineer.
John Buchanan (biologist) John M. Buchanan, Ph.D. was a Professor of biochemistry at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
John C. Sheehan John Clark Sheehan (23 September 1915 – 21 March 1992) was an American organic chemist whose work on synthetic penicillin led to tailor-made forms of the drug.
John Call Cook John Call Cook, PhD (April 7, 1918 – October 12, 2012) was an American geophysicist who played a crucial role in establishing the field of ground-penetrating radar and is generally regarded as a...
John Carrington Cox John Carrington Cox is the Nomura Professor of Finance at the MIT Sloan School of Management.
John Cook (musician) John Ernest Cook (11 October 1918 – 12 August 1984) was an Anglo-American organist, composer and church musician.
John D. Roberts John Dombrowski Roberts (born 8 June 1918) is an American chemist.
John Daniel Runkle John Daniel Runkle (October 11, 1822 – July 8, 1902) was a U.S. educator and mathematician.
John Dittmer John Dittmer is an American historian, and Professor Emeritus of DePauw University.
John F. Collins John Frederick Collins (1919–1995) was the mayor of Boston, Massachusetts, United States from 1960 to 1968.
John F. Elliott John F. Elliott (1920-1931) was an American Professor of Metallurgy who made significant contributions to the science of Pyrometallurgy during his long career at Massachusetts Institute of Techn...
John Forbes Nash, Jr. John Forbes Nash, Jr. (born June 13, 1928) is an American mathematician whose works in game theory, differential geometry, and partial differential equations have provided insight into the facto...
John J. Donovan John J. Donovan (born 1942) is a retired professor of electrical engineering and management at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, was a professor of pediatrics at Tufts University, and i...
John J. Leonard John J. Leonard is an American roboticist and Professor of Mechanical and Ocean Engineering at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
John Kao John Kao (born 1950) is an author and strategic advisor based in San Francisco.
John Klensin Dr. John C. Klensin is a political scientist and computer science professional who is active in Internet-related issues.
John Little (academic) John Dutton Conant Little (February 1, 1928) is an Institute Professor at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology best known for his result in operations research, Little's law.
John M. Edmond John Marmion Edmond FRS (April 27, 1943 - April 10, 2001) was a professor of marine geochemistry and oceanography at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, who did pioneering work on oceanic...
John Nicholas Newman John Nicholas Newman is an American applied mathematician noted for his contributions to marine hydrodynamics.
John Ochsendorf John Ochsendorf (born 1974) is a structural engineer and historian of construction; since 2002 he has been an associate professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering and Architecture at the M...
John Olver John Walter Olver (born September 3, 1936) is an American politician who was the U.S. Representative for Massachusetts's 1st congressional district from 1991 to 2013.
John P. Grotzinger John P. Grotzinger is the Fletcher Jones Professor of Geology at California Institute of Technology under the Division of Geological and Planetary Sciences.
John R. Hauser John Richard Hauser is the Kirin Professor of Marketing and Head of the Marketing Group at the MIT Sloan School of Management.
John Rawls John Bordley Rawls was an American philosopher and a leading figure in moral and political philosophy. He held the James Bryant Conant University Professorship at Harvard University and the Fulbright Fellowship at Christ Church, Oxford.
John Royston Coleman John Royston Coleman (1921-) is a labor economist, nonprofit administrator, television host, and author of Blue-Collar Journal.
John S. Lewis John S. Lewis (born June 27, 1941) is a Professor Emeritus of planetary science at the University of Arizona’s Lunar and Planetary Laboratory.
John S. MacDonald John Spencer MacDonald, OC is a Canada engineer, businessman, and academic.
John S. Waugh John Stewart Waugh (born April 25, 1929) is an American chemist and Institute Professor at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
John Sterman John David Sterman is the Jay W. Forrester Professor of Management, and the current director of the MIT System Dynamics Group at the MIT Sloan School of Management.
John Tirman John Tirman is an American political theorist, a public intellectual, and foreign policy expert.
John W. Dower John W. Dower (born 21 June 1938 in Providence, Rhode Island) is an American author and historian.
John Williamson (economist) .John Williamson (born June 7, 1937, Hereford, England) is an English economist who coined the term Washington Consensus.
John Wozencraft John McReynolds "Jack" Wozencraft (September 30, 1925 – August 31, 2009) was an electrical engineer and information theorist, professor emeritus at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Jonathan Gruber (economist) Jonathan Holmes Gruber is a professor of economics at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, where he has taught since 1992.
Joseph Chike Edozien Obi Prof. Joseph Chike Edozien, CFR, JP, the Asagba or traditional ruler of Asaba, Delta State, Nigeria was born on July 28, 1925 in Asaba.
Joseph Francis Shea Joseph Francis Shea (September 5, 1925 – February 14, 1999) was an American aerospace engineer and NASA manager.
Joseph Henry Keenan Joseph Henry Keenan (August 24, 1900 - July 17, 1977) was an American thermodynamicist and mechanical engineer noted for his work in the calculation of steam tables, research in jet-rocket propu...
Joseph Jacobson Joseph Jacobson, a native and resident of Newton, Massachusetts, is a tenured professor and head of the Molecular Machines group at the Center for Bits and Atoms at the MIT Media Lab, and develo...
Joseph Weizenbaum Joseph Weizenbaum (8 January 1923 – 5 March 2008) was a German and American computer scientist and a professor emeritus at MIT. The Weizenbaum Award is named after him.
Joshua Angrist Joshua David Angrist (born September 18, 1960) is an Israeli American economist.
Joshua Tenenbaum Joshua Tenenbaum is Professor of Cognitive Science and Computation at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Judith Jarvis Thomson Judith Jarvis Thomson (born 4 October 1929) is an American moral philosopher and metaphysician She was the second child of Theodore Jarvis (Javitz), an accountant, and Helen (Vostrey) Jarvis, an...
Julio Rotemberg Julio J. Rotemberg is an Argentine/American economist at Harvard Business School.
Julius Adams Stratton Julius Adams Stratton (May 18, 1901 – June 22, 1994) was a U.S. electrical engineer and university administrator.
Junot Díaz Junot Díaz is a Dominican-American writer, creative writing professor at Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and fiction editor at Boston Review.
Jørgen Holmboe Jørgen Holmboe (November 8, 1902 – October 29, 1979) was a Norwegian-American meteorologist.
Karen R. Polenske Karen Rosel Polenske (born c. 1937) is an American regional economist specialized in energy, environmental, and infrastructure analyses, and input-output accounts and models, particularly at the...
Karl Linn Karl Linn was a landscape architect, psychologist, educator, and community activist, best known for inspiring and guiding the creation of "neighborhood commons" on vacant lots in East Coast inne...
Karl Mahlburg Karl Mahlburg is an American mathematician whose research interests lie in the areas of modular forms, partitions, combinatorics and number theory.
Karl Taylor Compton Karl Taylor Compton (September 14, 1887 – June 22, 1954) was a prominent American physicist and president of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) from 1930 to 1948.
Karl von Terzaghi Karl von Terzaghi (October 2, 1883 – October 25, 1963) was an Czech civil engineer and geologist known as the "father of soil mechanics".
Katrin Wehrheim Katrin Wehrheim (born 1974) is an Associate Professor of Mathematics in the MIT Mathematics Department.
Kaushik Basu Kaushik Basu (born 9 January 1952) is an Indian economist and academic who is Senior Vice President and Chief Economist of the World Bank.
Kefeng Liu Kefeng Liu, is a Chinese mathematician mainly working in topology.
Kenan Sahin Kenan Eyup Sahin is a Turkish scientist and entrepreneur in the United States.
Kenkichi Iwasawa Kenkichi Iwasawa (岩澤 健吉 Iwasawa Kenkichi, September 11, 1917 – October 26, 1998) was a Japanese mathematician who is known for his influence on algebraic number theory.
Kenneth A. Oye Kenneth A. Oye is an American political scientist and Associate Professor of Political Science and Engineering Systems at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Kenneth Amis Kenneth Amis (born 1970) is the tuba player with the Empire Brass.
Kenneth French Kenneth Ronald "Ken" French (born March 10, 1954) is the Carl E. and Catherine M. Heidt Professor of Finance at the Tuck School of Business, Dartmouth College.
Kenneth L. Hale Kenneth Locke Hale (August 15, 1934 – October 8, 2001) was a linguist at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology who studied a huge variety of previously unstudied and often endangered languag...
Kenneth Manning Kenneth R. Manning (born December 11, 1947) is an American academic professor and author.
Kerry Emanuel Kerry Andrew Emanuel (born April 21, 1955) is an American professor of meteorology currently working at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in Cambridge.
Kerson Huang Kerson Huang (born in Nanning, China, 1928) is a Chinese-American theoretical physicist, who is currently Professor of Physics Emeritus at MIT.
Kevin A. Lynch Kevin Andrew Lynch (1918 Chicago, Illinois - 1984 Martha's Vineyard, Massachusetts) was an American urban planner and author.
Kim Plofker Kim Leslie Plofker (born November 25, 1964) is an American historian of mathematics, specializing in Indian mathematics.
Kim Sung-Hou Kim Sung-Hou Ph.D. (born 1937) is a Korean-born American structural biologist and biophysicist.
Kiran Kedlaya Kiran Sridhara Kedlaya (born July 1974) is an Indian American mathematician.
Klaus-Jürgen Bathe Klaus-Jürgen Bathe is a Professor of Mechanical Engineering at Massachusetts Institute of Technology who specializes in computational mechanics.
Kurt Squire Dr. Kurt D. Squire (born July 10, 1972 in Valparaiso, Indiana) is an associate professor at University of Wisconsin–Madison, and Director of the Games, Learning & Society Initiative, best known ...
L. Mahadevan Lakshminarayanan Mahadevan is an Indian American mathematician and scientist, and Lola England de Valpine Professor of Applied Mathematics, Organismic and Evolutionary Biology and Physics at Har...
L. Rafael Reif Leo Rafael Reif (born August 21, 1950) is a Venezuelan-born American electrical engineer, writer and academic administrator.
Lael Brainard Lael Brainard (born 1962) was the United States Under Secretary of the Treasury for International Affairs in the administration of President Barack Obama.
Lakshminarayanan Mahadevan Lakshminarayanan Mahadevan is an Indian American mathematician and scientist, and Lola England de Valpine Professor of Applied Mathematics, Organismic and Evolutionary Biology and Physics at Har...
Lawrence Lidsky Lawrence M. Lidsky (circa 1936 – 2002) was a professor at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT).
Leah Buechley Leah Buechely is the developer of the LilyPad Arduino toolkit, alongside other smart textiles and soft circuit solutions.
Leland John Haworth Leland John Haworth (July 11, 1904 – March 5, 1979) was an American particle physicist.
Lenos Trigeorgis Lenos Trigeorgis is the Bank of Cyprus Chair Professor of Finance in the School of Economics and Management, University of Cyprus.
Leo Marx Leo Marx (born 1919) is a professor at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and an author known for his works in the field of American studies.
Leslie P. Kaelbling Leslie Pack Kaelbling is an American roboticist, a professor in the Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Lester Thurow Lester Carl Thurow (born 1938 in Livingston, Montana) is an American political economist, former dean of the MIT Sloan School of Management, and author of books on economic topics.
Linda Griffith Linda G. Griffith (born Aug 30, 1960 in Atlanta, GA and raised in Decatur, Valdosta, and Roswell, GA) is an American biological engineer, and Professor of Biological Engineering and Mechanical E...
Linda Keen Linda Jo Goldway Keen (born 9 August 1940 in New York City, New York) is a mathematician and Professor of Mathematics and Computer science at Lehman College and the Graduate Center of City Unive...
Lisa Randall Lisa Randall (born June 18, 1962) is an American theoretical physicist and leading expert on particle physics and cosmology.
Lizhen Ji Lizhen Ji (Chinese: 季理真; born 1964), is an American mathematician.
Loren Graham Loren R. Graham (born on June 29, 1933, in Hymera, Indiana, the U.S.A.) is a noted historian of science, considered the leading scholar on Russian science outside that country.
Lucian Pye Lucian W. Pye (21 October 1921 – 5 September 2008) was a political scientist, sinologist and comparative politics expert considered one of the leading China scholars in the United States.
Lynn Chang Lynn Chang is a Chinese American violinist known for his work as both a soloist and a chamber musician.
László Tisza László Tisza (July 7, 1907 – April 15, 2009) was Professor of Physics Emeritus at MIT. He was a colleague of famed physicists Edward Teller, Lev Landau and Fritz London, and initiated the two-fl...
M. Stanley Livingston Milton Stanley Livingston (May 25, 1905 – August 25, 1986) was an American accelerator physicist, a notable co-inventor of the cyclotron (together with Ernest Lawrence) and co-discoverer (with Ernest Courant and Hartland Snyder) of the strong focusing principle, which allowed development of...
Madhu Sudan Madhu Sudan (born September 12, 1966) is an Indian-American computer scientist.
Manson Benedict Manson Benedict (October 9, 1907 – September 18, 2006) was an American nuclear engineer and a professor of nuclear engineering at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT).
Marc A. Kastner Marc A. Kastner (born November 20, 1945) is an American physicist and Donner Professor of Science and Dean of the School of Science at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Marco Ramoni Marco Ramoni was a recognized a translational biostatistician and bioinformatician at the Children's Hospital Informatics Program, Boston, affiliated with the Harvard-MIT Division of Health Scie...
Marcus Thompson Marcus Thompson (born 1946) is a violist and viola d'amore player known for his work as a recitalist, orchestral soloist, chamber musician, recording artist and educator.
Margaret MacVicar Margaret L.A. (Scotty) MacVicar (1943–1991) was an American physicist and educator.
Marian Radke-Yarrow Marian Radke-Yarrow was an American child psychologist known for studying controversial topics such as prejudice, altruism, and depression in children.
Marin Soljačić Marin Soljačić is a Croatian physicist and electrical engineer known for wireless non-radiative energy transfer.
Mario Carpo Mario Carpo, (born 1958), is an Italian architectural historian.
Mark Jarzombek Mark Jarzombek (born 1954) is a United States-born architectural historian, author and critic.
Markus J. Buehler Markus J. Buehler is an American materials scientist and engineer at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT).
Martha Constantine-Paton Martha Constantine-Paton is a neuroscientist at MIT. She is a member of the McGovern Institute for Brain Research and a professor in the Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences.
Martin Hellman Martin Edward Hellman (born October 2, 1945) is an American cryptologist, and is best known for his invention of public key cryptography in cooperation with Whitfield Diffie and Ralph Merkle.
Marvin Manheim Marvin Manheim was instrumental in the formation of the Workflow Management Coalition.
Marvin Minsky Marvin Lee Minsky (born August 9, 1927) is an American cognitive scientist in the field of artificial intelligence (AI), co-founder of Massachusetts Institute of Technology's AI laboratory, an...
Matei Zaharia Matei Zaharia is a Romanian-Canadian computer scientist specializing in big data, distributed systems, and cloud computing.
Matilde Marcolli Matilde Marcolli (born November 30, 1969 in Como) is an Italian mathematical physicist.
Matthew Sands Matthew Linzee Sands is an American physicist and educator who is best known as a co-author of the Feynman Lectures on Physics.
Maurice Sanford Fox Maurice S. Fox (born New York, October 11, 1924) is an American geneticist and molecular biologist, and professor Emeritus of Biology at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), where he...
Max Tegmark Max Erik Tegmark (born 5 May 1967) is a Swedish-American cosmologist.
Mehdi Behzad Mehdi Behzad (Persian:مهدی بهزاد) is a mathematician of Iranian origin specializing in graph theory.
Mehran Kardar Mehran Kardar (مهران کاردار) is a prominent Iranian born physicist, full Professor of Physics at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and co-faculty at the New England Complex Systems Inst...
Mel King Melvin H. 'Mel' King (born 1928) is an American educator, activist, and writer.
Michael Artin Michael Artin (born 28 June 1934) is an American mathematician and a professor emeritus in the Massachusetts Institute of Technology mathematics department, known for his contributions to algebr...
Michael B. Yaffe Michael B. Yaffe is the Chief Scientific Editor (Editor in Chief) of the peer reviewed science journal Science Signaling published by the American Association for the Advancement of Science.
Michael Bletsas Michail Bletsas (born March 19, 1967, in Chania, Crete) is a research scientist and the Director of Computing at the MIT Media Lab.
Michael Dertouzos Michael Leonidas Dertouzos (Greek: Μιχαήλ Λεωνίδας Δερτούζος) (November 5, 1936 - August 27, 2001) was a Professor at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Director of the M.I.T. Laborat...
Michael Fredman Michael Lawrence Fredman is a professor at the Computer Science Department at Rutgers University, United States.
Michael Hammer Michael Martin Hammer (13 April 1948 - 3 Sept 2008) was an American engineer, management author, and a former professor of computer science at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), k...
Michael Hemann Michael Thomas Hemann, Ph.D., born in Cleveland, Ohio in 1971, is a cancer geneticist and associate professor in the David H. Koch Institute for Integrated Cancer Research at the Massachusetts I...
Michael J. Hopkins Michael Jerome Hopkins (born April 18, 1958) is an American mathematician known for work in algebraic topology.
Michael J. Piore Michael Joseph Piore (born August 14, 1940) is an American economist and professor of economics and political science at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Michael Kenstowicz Michael J. Kestowicz is an American linguist specializing in phonetics and phonology and professor of linguistics at MIT Department of Linguistics and Philosophy.
Michael Martin Hammer Michael Martin Hammer (13 April 1948 – 3 Sept 2008) was an American engineer, management author, and a former professor of computer science at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), kn...
Michael McGerr Michael McGerr is an American historian working at Indiana University in the History Department, a unit of the College of Arts and Sciences.
Michael Mikhail Michael Mikhail is the dean of the College of Business Administration at the University of Illinois at Chicago.
Michael P. Barnett Michael Peter Barnett (24 March 1929 – 13 March 2012) was a British theoretical chemist and computer scientist.
Michael Sipser Michael Fredric Sipser is a professor of Applied Mathematics in the Theory of Computation Group at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Michael Triantafyllou Michael Triantafyllou is Professor of Mechanical and Ocean Engineering in the Department of Mechanical Engineering, Director of the Center for Ocean Engineering, Head of the Area of Ocean Scienc...
Michale Fee Michale Sean Fee is a neuroscientist who works on the neural mechanisms of sequence generation and learning.
Michel Goemans Michel Xavier Goemans (born December, 1964) is a Belgian-American professor of applied mathematics at MIT. In 2012 he became a fellow of the American Mathematical Society.
Mildred Dresselhaus Mildred Dresselhaus (born Mildred Spiewak on November 11, 1930 in Brooklyn, New York) known as the "queen of carbon science" is an Institute Professor and Professor o...
Milton S. Livingston Milton Stanley Livingston (May 25, 1905 – August 25, 1986) was an American accelerator physicist, a notable co-inventor of the cyclotron (together with Ernest Lawrence) and co-discoverer (with E...
Minhyong Kim Minhyong Kim is a South Korean mathematician who specialises in arithmetical algebraic geometry.
Minor White Minor Martin White (July 9, 1908 – June 24, 1976) was an American photographer born in Minneapolis, Minnesota.
Mitchel Resnick Mitchel Resnick (1956) is LEGO Papert Professor of Learning Research, Director of the Okawa Center, and Director of the Lifelong Kindergarten group at the MIT Media Lab.
Modesto Maidique Dr. Modesto Alex "Mitch" Maidique was the fourth president of Florida International University (FIU), a public research university in the United States with two urban campuses, more than 38,000...
Moe Z. Win Moe Z. Win is a Burmese-American mathematician and electrical engineer known for his work in wireless communications.
Morris Cohen (scientist) Morris Cohen (November 27, 1911 – May 27, 2005), born in Chelsea, Massachusetts, United States, was an American metallurgist, who spent his entire career affiliated with MIT. He graduated ...
Morris Halle Morris Halle, is a Latvian-American linguist and an Institute Professor and professor emeritus of linguistics at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Mriganka Sur Mriganka Sur (born 1953 in Fatehgarh, India) is an Indian-born neuroscientist working in the United States.
Muriel Cooper Muriel Cooper (1925 – May 26, 1994) was a book designer, digital designer, researcher, and educator.
Myer Rashish Myer Rashish (1924-1995) was a Harvard-trained economist who served as United States Under Secretary of State for Economic Affairs from 1981 to 1982.
Myron Scholes Myron Samuel Scholes ( born July 1, 1941) is a Canadian-born American financial economist who is best known as one of the authors of the Black–Scholes equation.
Myron Tribus Myron T. Tribus (born October 30, 1921) is an American organizational theorist, who was the director of the Center for Advanced Engineering Study at MIT from 1974 to 1986.
Myron Weiner Myron Weiner (1931 – 3 June 1999) was an American political scientist and renowned scholar on India, South Asia, internal and international migration, ethnic conflict, child labor, democratizati...
Nancy Hopkins (scientist) Nancy Hopkins, an American molecular biologist, is the Amgen, Inc. Professor of Biology at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Nancy Kanwisher Nancy Kanwisher is a Professor in the McGovern Institute for Brain Research at MIT. She studies the neural and cognitive mechanisms underlying human visual perception and cognition.
Nancy Leveson Nancy G. Leveson is a leading American expert in system and software safety.
Nancy Lynch Nancy Ann Lynch (born January 19, 1948, Brooklyn) is a professor at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Nathan Sivin Nathan Sivin (born 11 May 1931), also known as Xiwen is an American author, scholar, sinologist, historian, essayist, and currently professor emeritus at the University of Pennsylvania.
Neil Gershenfeld Neil A. Gershenfeld is a professor at MIT and the head of MIT's Center for Bits and Atoms, a sister lab to the MIT Media Lab.
Neri Oxman Neri Oxman is a designer, best known for her work in environmental design and digital morphogenesis.
Nevin S. Scrimshaw Nevin Stewart Scrimshaw (January 20, 1918 – February 8, 2013) was an American food scientist and Institute Professor emeritus at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Nial J. Wheate Nial J. Wheate is an Australian pharmaceutical chemist at the University of Sydney.
Nick Montfort Nick Montfort is an associate professor of digital media at MIT in the Program in Writing and Humanistic Studies.
Nihat Berker Ahmet Nihat Berker (born 20 September 1949 in Istanbul), is a Turkish theoretical physicist and emeritus professor of physics at MIT. He is the son of a notable scientist and engineer Ratip Berk...
Nir Shavit Nir Shavit (ניר שביט) is an Israeli computer scientist.
Noam Chomsky Avram Noam Chomsky (born December 7, 1928) is an American linguist, philosopher, cognitive scientist, logician, political commentator and activist.
Norbert Wiener Norbert Wiener (November 26, 1894 – March 18, 1964) was an American mathematician and philosopher.
Olexander Smakula Olexander Smakula (Олександр Теодорович Смакула, Александр Теодорович Смакула) (1900, Dobrovody, Austria–Hungary, today Ukraine – 17 May 1983, Auburn, Massachusetts, USA), also described i...
Oliver Selfridge Oliver Gordon Selfridge (10 May 1926 – 3 December 2008) was a pioneer of artificial intelligence.
Olivier Blanchard Olivier Jean Blanchard (born December 27, 1948) is the chief economist at the International Monetary Fund, a post he has held since September 1, 2008.
Omar Khalidi Dr. Omar Khalidi (1952 – 29 November 2010) was born in Hyderabad, India and was an eminent Muslim scholar, a staff member of MIT in the USA and an author.
Otto C. Koppen Otto C. Koppen (1901 – 1991) was an American aircraft engineer.
Otto Scharmer C. Otto Scharmer is a Senior Lecturer at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and the founding chair of the Presencing Institute.
Parag A. Pathak Parag A. Pathak, 31, is an Associate Professor of Economics at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and is affiliated with the National Bureau of Economic Research where he directs the Work...
Parag Pathak Parag A. Pathak (born c. 1980) is an Associate Professor of Economics at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and is affiliated with the National Bureau of Economic Research where he co-fou...
Parry Moon Parry Hiram Moon (1898 - 1988) was an American electrical engineer, who with Domina Eberle Spencer co-authored eight scientific books and over 200 papers on subjects including electromagnetic fi...
Patrick A. Lee Patrick A. Lee (born 8 September 1946, British Hong Kong) is a professor of physics at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT).
Patrick David Wall Patrick David "Pat" Wall (25 April 1925 – 8 August 2001) was a leading British neuroscientist described as 'the world's leading expert on pain' and best known for the Gate control theory o...
Patrick O'Neil Patrick Eugene O'Neil is an American computer scientist, an expert on databases, and a professor of computer science at the University of Massachusetts Boston.
Patrick Winston Patrick Henry Winston is an American computer scientist, and is a professor at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Pattie Maes Pattie Maes (born 1961) is a professor in MIT's Program in Media Arts and Sciences.
Paul E. Gray Paul Edward Gray (born February 7, 1932) was the 14th president of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Paul Edward Gray Paul Edward Gray (born February 7, 1932) was the 14th president of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Paul Joskow Paul Lewis Joskow (born June 30, 1947) is an American economist and professor.
Paul L. Schechter Paul L. Schechter (born May 30, 1948) is an astrophysicist and observational cosmologist.
Paul R. Gross Paul R. Gross is a biologist and author, perhaps best known to the general public for Higher Superstition (1994), written with Norman Levitt.
Paul Samuelson Paul Anthony Samuelson (May 15, 1915 – December 13, 2009) was an American economist, and the first American to win the Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences.
Paul Seidel Paul Seidel (born 1970) is a Swiss-Italian mathematician.
Paul Tseng Paul Tseng was a Taiwanese-born American and Canadian applied mathematician and a professor at the Department of Mathematics at the University of Washington, in Seattle, Washington.
Pauline Maier Pauline Alice Maier (née Rubbelke; April 27, 1938 – August 12, 2013) was a historian of the American Revolution, though her work also addresses the late colonial period and the history of ...
Pavel Etingof Pavel Ilyich Etingof (Павел Ильич Этингоф; born 1969) is a Russian-American mathematician.
Peter A. Wolff Peter A. Wolff began his career with Bell Telephone Laboratories in 1952.
Peter Child Peter Burlingham Child (born 6 May 1953, Great Yarmouth, England) is an American composer, teacher, and musical analyst.
Peter Demos Peter T. Demos is an emeritus professor in the Department of Physics and the Laboratory for Nuclear Science at MIT. A native of Peterborough, Ontario, Demos attended Peterborough Collegiate and...
Peter Diamond (economist) Peter Arthur Diamond (born, 1940) is an American economist known for his analysis of U.S. Social Security policy and his work as an advisor to the Advisory Council on Social Security in the late...
Peter Elbow Peter Elbow is a Professor of English Emeritus at the University of Massachusetts Amherst, where he also directed the Writing Program from 1996 until 2000.
Peter L. Hagelstein Peter L. Hagelstein is a principal investigator in the Research Laboratory of Electronics (RLE) and an Associate Professor at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT).
Peter Landin Peter John Landin was a British computer scientist.
Peter S. Kim Peter S. Kim, Ph.D., was president of Merck Research Laboratories (MRL), 2003-2013 and is currently a Professor of Biochemistry at Stanford University.
Peter Senge Peter Michael Senge (born 1947) is an American scientist and director of the Center for Organizational Learning at the MIT Sloan School of Management.
Peter Shor Peter Williston Shor (born August 14, 1959) is an American professor of applied mathematics at MIT, most famous for his work on quantum computation, in particular for devising Shor's algorithm, ...
Peter Temin Peter Temin (born 17 December 1937) is a widely cited economist and economic historian, currently Gray Professor Emeritus of Economics, MIT and former head of the Economics Department.
Philip Franklin Philip Franklin (October 5, 1898 – January 27, 1965) was an American mathematician and professor whose work was primarily focused in analysis.
Philip Freelon Philip Freelon (born March 26, 1952), a native of Philadelphia, USA is an African American architect.
Philip K. Bates Philip K. Bates (July 2, 1902 – December 21, 1993) was an American food scientist who was involved in the development of food freezing, dehydration, and concentration both in academia and ...
Philip M. Morse Philip McCord Morse, was an American physicist, administrator and pioneer of operations research in World War II. He is considered to be the father of operations research in the U.S.
Philip S. Khoury Philip S. Khoury (born October 15, 1949) is Ford International Professor of History and Associate Provost at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT).
Philippe Aghion Philippe Mario Aghion (born August 17, 1956) is a French economist.
Phillip Allen Sharp Phillip Allen Sharp (born June 6, 1944) is an American geneticist and molecular biologist who co-discovered RNA splicing.
Piotr Indyk Piotr Indyk is a Professor in the Theory of Computation Group at the Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory, Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Prescott Durand Crout Prescott Durand Crout (July 28, 1907 – September 25, 1984) was an American mathematician.
Rainer Weiss Rainer (Rai) Weiss is professor of physics emeritus at MIT.
Ram Karmi Ram Karmi (רם כרמי; 1931 – 11 April 2013) was a leading Israeli architect.
Ramesh Raskar Ramesh Raskar is a Massachusetts Institute of Technology Associate Professor and head of the MIT Media Lab's Camera Culture research group.
Raphaël Salem Raphaël Salem (November 7, 1898 in Saloniki, Ottoman Empire (now Thessaloniki, Greece) – June 20, 1963 in Paris, France), was a Greek-Sephardic mathematician after whom are named the Salem numbe...
Raul Cuero Raul G Cuero (born in Buenaventura, Colombia) is a Colombian professor of microbiology and an inventor, with particular expertise in biogenesis.
Raymond Hide Raymond Hide CBE FRS (born 17 May 1929) is a British physicist, who was formerly Professor of Physics at the University of Oxford.
Raúl Cuero Raúl Gonzalo Cuero Rengifo (born in Buenaventura, Colombia) is a Colombian professor of microbiology.
Rebecca Saxe Rebecca Saxe is an associate professor of cognitive neuroscience in the department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences at MIT. She is also an associate member of the McGovern Institute for Brain Res...
Renée Green Renée Green (born 1959, Cleveland, Ohio) is an artist, writer, and filmmaker.
Ricardo J. Caballero Ricardo Jorge Caballero (born 20 October 1959) is a Chilean macroeconomist who holds the Ford International chair of economics at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Ricardo Semler Ricardo Semler is the CEO and majority owner of Semco SA, a Brazilian company best known for its radical form of industrial democracy and corporate re-engineering.
Richard A. Andersen Richard A. Andersen, (born October 27, 1950) is an American neuroscientist.
Richard Battin Richard "Dick" Horace Battin (March 3, 1925 – February 8, 2014) was an American engineer, applied mathematician and educator who led the design of the Apollo guidance computer during the Apollo ...
Richard Cockburn Maclaurin Richard Cockburn Maclaurin (June 5, 1870 – January 15, 1920) was a Scottish-born U.S. educator and mathematical physicist.
Richard D. Braatz Richard D. Braatz is the Edwin R. Gilliland Professor at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology known for his research in control theory and its applications to chemical, pharmaceutical, and ...
Richard Doell Richard Doell was a distinguished American scientist known for developing the time scale for geomagnetic reversals with Allan V. Cox and Brent Dalrymple.
Richard Hynes Richard O. Hynes FRS is a British biologist, a Howard Hughes Medical Institute Investigator, and Daniel K. Ludwig Professor for Cancer Research at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Richard J. Samuels Richard J. Samuels (born November 2, 1951) is an American academic, political scientist, author, Japanologist, Ford International Professor of Political Science and director of the Center for In...
Richard K. Yamamoto Richard K. Yamamoto (d. October 16, 2009) was an elementary particle physicist and professor of physics at MIT focusing primarily on the study of leptons and quarks and their interactions.
Richard Lindzen Richard Siegmund Lindzen is an American atmospheric physicist, known for his work in the dynamics of the middle atmosphere, atmospheric tides and ozone photochemistry. He has published more than 200 scientific papers and books.
Richard M. Dudley Richard Mansfield Dudley is Professor of Mathematics at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Richard P. Binzel Richard "Rick" P. Binzel is a Professor of Planetary Sciences at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Richard P. Stanley Richard Peter Stanley (born June 23, 1944 in New York City, New York) is the Norman Levinson Professor of Applied Mathematics at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, in Cambridge, Massachu...
Richard R. Schrock Richard Royce Schrock (born January 4, 1945) is an American chemist and Nobel laureate recognized for his contributions to the olefin metathesis reaction used in organic chemistry.
Richard S. Morse Richard S. Morse was an American inventor and scientist credited with invention of the orange juice concentrate, the founder of the Minute Maid, a member of the National Academy of E...
Richard Wurtman Richard Wurtman, M.D., is the Cecil H. Green Distinguished Professor at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and a Professor of Neuroscience in MIT’s Department of Brain & Cognitive Science...
Robert C. Merton Robert Carhart Merton (born 31 July 1944) is an American economist, Nobel laureate in Economics, and professor at the MIT Sloan School of Management, known for his pioneering contributions to co...
Robert F. Engle Robert Fry Engle III (born November 10, 1942) is an American economist and the winner of the 2003 Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel, sharing the award with C...
Robert Freeman (musician) Robert Freeman is an American pianist, music educator, and musicologist who is particularly known for leading some of the finest conservatories of music in the United States.
Robert G. Gallager Robert Gray Gallager (born May 29, 1931) is an American electrical engineer known for his work on information theory and communications networks.
Robert Hallowell Richards Robert Hallowell Richards (August 26, 1844 – March 27, 1945) was an American mining engineer, metallurgist, and educator, born at Gardiner, Maine.
Robert J. Van de Graaff Robert Jemison Van de Graaff (December 20, 1901 – January 16, 1967) was an American physicist, noted for his design and construction of high voltage generators, who taught at Princeton Universit...
Robert Jaffe Robert L. Jaffe is an American physicist and the Jane and Otto Morningstar Professor of Physics at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT).
Robert L. Coble Robert L. Coble (1928 – August 27, 1992) was an American ceramic scientist, notable for his discovery of Coble creep, the effect that carries his name, and for his invention of Lucalox.
Robert M. Townsend Robert M. Townsend (born April 23, 1948) is an American economist and professor, the Elizabeth and James Killian Professor of Economics at Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Robert Roosa Robert Vincent Roosa (June 21, 1918 – December 23, 1993) was an American economist and banker.
Robert S. Langer Robert Samuel Langer, Jr. (born August 29, 1948 in Albany, New York) is an American engineer, scientist, entrepreneur, inventor and the David H. Koch Institute Professor at the Massachusetts Ins...
Robert S. Ross Robert S. Ross is a professor of political science at Boston College, associate of the Fairbank Center for Chinese Studies at Harvard University, senior advisor of the security studies program a...
Robert Seamans Robert Channing Seamans, Jr. (October 30, 1918 – June 28, 2008) was a NASA Deputy Administrator and MIT professor.
Robert Solow Robert Merton Solow (born August 23, 1924) is an American economist particularly known for his work on the theory of economic growth that culminated in the exogenous growth model named after him.
Robert Tappan Morris Robert Tappan Morris (born November 8, 1965) is an American computer scientist and entrepreneur.
Robert W. Field Robert W. Field is the Haslam and Dewey Professor of Chemistry at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, where he has been a professor since 1974.
Robert Weinberg Robert Allan Weinberg (born 11 November 1942) is a Daniel K. Ludwig Professor for Cancer Research at Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), director of the Ludwig Center of the MIT and Ame...
Rodney Brooks Rodney Allen Brooks (born December 30, 1954) is an Australian roboticist, Fellow of the Australian Academy of Science, author, and robotics entrepreneur, most known for popularizing the actionis...
Roger W. Brockett Roger Ware Brockett (October 22, 1938 Seville, Ohio) is an American control theorist and the An Wang Professor of Computer Science and Electrical Engineering at Harvard University, who founded t...
Rohan Abeyaratne Rohan Abeyaratne (රොහාන් අබේරත්න)is a Sri Lankan born American academic and engineer.
Samuel C. C. Ting Samuel Chao Chung Ting (pinyin: Dīng Zhàozhōng; Wade-Giles: Ting Chao-chung) (born January 27, 1936) is an American physicist who received the Nobel Prize in 1976, with Burton Richter, for disco...
Samuel Cate Prescott Samuel Cate Prescott was an American food scientist and microbiologist who was involved in the development of food safety, food science, public health, and industrial microbiology.
Samuel H. Caldwell Samuel Hawks Caldwell was an American electrical engineer, known for his contributions to the early computers.
Sanjay Sarma Sanjay E. Sarma (born May 1968) is a professor of mechanical engineering at Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Sanjoy K. Mitter Sanjoy Kumar Mitter is a Professor in the Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at MIT who is a noted control theorist.
Sara Seager Sara Seager (born 1971) is a Canadian-American astronomer and planetary scientist.
Sasha Costanza-Chock Sasha Costanza-Chock is a communications scholar who works at Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Saul Rappaport Saul Rappaport is a professor emeritus of physics at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Scott Aaronson Scott Joel Aaronson (born May 21, 1981) is a theoretical computer scientist and faculty member in the Electrical Engineering and Computer Science department at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Scott Tremaine Scott Duncan Tremaine (born 1950) is a Canadian-born astrophysicist.
Sebastian Seung Hyunjune Sebastian Seung is a Korean American multi-disciplinary expert whose research efforts have spanned the fields of neuroscience, physics and bioinformatics.
Sendhil Mullainathan Sendhil Mullainathan is a Professor of Economics at Harvard University, and the author of Scarcity: Why Having Too Little Means So Much (with Eldar Shafir).
Sepandar Kamvar Sepandar David "Sep" Kamvar is a computer scientist, artist, and entrepreneur.
Serge Chermayeff Serge Ivan Chermayeff (birth name: Sergius Ivanovich Issakovitch; Серге́й Иссако́вич; October 8, 1900 – May 8, 1996) was a Russian born, British architect, industrial designer, writer,...
Sergio Fubini Sergio Fubini (December 31, 1928 – January 6, 2005) was an Italian theoretical physicist.
Seth J. Teller Seth Jared Teller is an American computer scientist and professor at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Seth Lloyd Seth Lloyd (born 1960) is a professor of mechanical engineering at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Shafi Goldwasser Shafrira Goldwasser (שפרירה גולדווסר; born 1958) is an American-born Israeli computer scientist.
Shane Frederick Shane Frederick is an associate professor at Yale University's School of Management.
Shang-Hua Teng Shang-Hua Teng (born 1964) is a Chinese-American computer scientist.
Shariann Lewitt Shariann Lewitt (born 1954) is an American author, specializing in science fiction.
Shelton H. Davis Shelton H. Davis was a Sector Manager in the Social Development Unit, Environmentally and Socially Sustainable Development, Latin America and Caribbean Region at the World Bank in Washington, D....
Sherry Turkle Sherry Turkle is the Abby Rockefeller Mauzé Professor of the Social Studies of Science and Technology at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Shiva Ayyadurai VA Shiva Ayyadurai (Tamil:சிவா அய்யாதுரை) (born 2 December 1963 in Mumbai, India) is an Indian-American scientist, inventor and entrepreneur.
Sigurdur Helgason (mathematician) Sigurdur Helgason (born 1927) is an Icelandic-American mathematician whose research has been devoted to the geometry and analysis on symmetric spaces.
Silvio Micali Silvio Micali (born October 13, 1954) is an Italian-born computer scientist at MIT Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory and a professor of computer science in MIT's Department...
Sir Ralph Wedgwood, 4th Baronet Professor Sir Ralph Nicholas Wedgwood, 4th Baronet (born 10 December 1964) is a British philosopher Wedgwood was born in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, the only son of Martin Wedgwood, lat...
Solomon Asch Solomon Eliot Asch (September 14, 1907 – February 20, 1996) was an American Gestalt psychologist and pioneer in social psychology.
Sow-Hsin Chen Sow-Hsin Chen (born in Chia-yi, Taiwan), is an American physicist and Professor Emeritus at Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT).
Stanley Autler Stanley Howard Autler (March 28, 1922 – October 16, 1991) was an American physicist.
Stanley Fischer Stanley "Stan" Fischer (סטנלי פישר; born October 15, 1943) is an economist.
Stephanie Chase Stephanie Chase (born in Evanston, Illinois) is "one of the most respected classical violinists in the world,".
Stephen Alter Stephen Alter is an American author, primarily of non-fiction but also of fiction, who was born and raised in India, where he grew up as the son of missionaries.
Stephen H. Crandall Stephen Harry Crandall (December 2, 1920- October 29, 2013) was a professor of Mechanical Engineering at MIT. He earned his master's degree in engineering at Stevens Institute of Technology in...
Stephen J. Lippard Stephen J. Lippard is an American bioinorganic chemist and the Arthur Amos Noyes Professor of Chemistry at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Stephen Ross (economist) Stephen Alan "Steve" Ross is the inaugural Franco Modigliani Professor of Financial Economics at the MIT Sloan School of Management.
Stephen Van Evera Stephen William Van Evera (born 10 November 1948) is a professor of Political Science at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, specializing in International Relations.
Steven A. Orszag Steven Alan Orszag was the Percey F. Smith Professor of Mathematics at Yale University.
Steven Anson Coons Steven Anson Coons (March 7, 1912 – August 1979) was an early pioneer in the field of computer graphical methods.
Steven D. Eppinger Steven D. Eppinger is an American engineer, and Professor of Management, Professor of Management Science and Innovation, and Professor of Engineering Systems at Massachusetts Institute of Technology, known for his work on product design and product development.
Steven Gilborn Steven Neil Gilborn (July 15, 1936 – January 2, 2009) was an American actor and educator.
Steven Kleiman Steven Lawrence Kleiman (born 31 March 1942) is an American mathematician.
Steven Orszag Steven Alan Orszag is the Percey F. Smith Professor of Mathematics at Yale University.
Stuart Madnick Stuart E. Madnick (born 1944) is an American computer scientist, and Professor of information technology at the MIT Sloan School of Management and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology school of engineering.
Stuart Schreiber Stuart L. Schreiber is a scientist at Harvard University and the Broad Institute.
Subra Suresh Subra Suresh (born May 30, 1956) is the ninth and current president of Carnegie Mellon University.
Suh Nam Pyo Suh Nam Pyo is the thirteenth and current president of KAIST. Suh began his appointment on 13 July 2006, succeeding the twelfth President Robert B. Laughlin.
Suh Nam-pyo Suh Nam-pyo (born 22 April 1936) was the thirteenth president of KAIST from 2006 until 2013, succeeding Robert B. Laughlin and succeeded by Sung-Mo Kang.
Suhas Patil Suhas S. Patil, (born 1944) is an entrepreneur and venture capitalist.
Susan Athey Susan Carleton Athey (born November 29, 1970) is an American economist.
Susan Carey Susan E. Carey (born 1942) is an American psychologist.
Susan Lindquist Susan Lindquist (born June 5, 1949) is a professor of biology at MIT specializing in molecular biology, particularly the protein folding problem within a family of molecules known as heat-shock...
Susumu Tonegawa Susumu Tonegawa is a Japanese scientist who won the Nobel Prize for Physiology or Medicine in 1987 for his discovery of the genetic mechanism that produces antibody diversity.
Suzanne Berger Suzanne Berger (born 1939) is an American political scientist.
Suzanne Corkin Suzanne Corkin is a Professor of Behavioral Neuroscience, Emerita, in the Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences at MIT, and is head of the Corkin Lab.
Sylvia T. Ceyer Sylvia T. Ceyer is a professor of chemistry at MIT, holding the John C. Sheehan Chair in Chemistry.
T. L. Taylor T.L. Taylor is a sociologist who specialises in researching the culture of gaming and online communities, in particular, e-sports and MMOGs such as EverQuest and World of Warcraft.
Tania A. Baker Tania A. Baker Ph.D. is a Professor of Biology at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and the head of the Department of Biology.
Tanya Atwater Tanya Atwater (born August 27, 1942) is a retired American geophysicist and marine geologist who specialized in plate tectonics, in particular the evolution of the San Andreas fault plate boundary.
Tenzin Priyadarshi Tenzin Priyadarshi (The Venerable Tenzin Priyadarshi) is the Founding Director of the Dalai Lama Center for Ethics and Transformative Values at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT).
Terrence Malick Terrence Frederick Malick (born November 30, 1943) is an American film director, screenwriter, and producer.
Theodore Postol Theodore A. Postol (born 1946) is a professor of Science, Technology, and International Security at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and is a prominent critic of U.S. government stateme...
Thierry de Duve Thierry de Duve is a Belgian professor of modern art theory and contemporary art theory, and both actively teaches and publishes books in the field.
Thomas Anton Kochan Thomas A. Kochan (born September 28, 1947) is a professor of industrial relations, work and employment.
Thomas H. D. Mahoney Thomas Henry Donald Mahoney (born November 4, 1913 in Cambridge, Massachusetts, died April 21, 1997 in Palo Alto, California) was an American professor and politician.
Thomas Kilgore Sherwood Thomas Kilgore Sherwood (July 25, 1903 – January 14, 1976) was a noted American chemical engineer and a founding member of the National Academy of Engineering.
Thomas Kuhn Thomas Samuel Kuhn (July 18, 1922 – June 17, 1996) was an American physicist, historian, and philosopher of science whose controversial 1962 book The Structure of Scientific Revolutions...
Thomas L. Magnanti Thomas L. Magnanti (born 1945) is an American engineer and Institute Professor and former Dean of the School of Engineering at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Thomas Levenson Thomas Levenson is a US academic, science writer and documentary film-maker.
Thomas Sterry Hunt Thomas Sterry Hunt, American geologist and chemist, was born at Norwich, Connecticut.
Thomson M. Whitin Thomson M. Whitin (January 12, 1923 – December 9, 2013) was an American management scientist, and Emeritus Professor of Economics and Social Sciences at Wesleyan University, known for his work o...
Tillie Olsen Tillie Lerner Olsen (January 14, 1912 – January 1, 2007) was an American writer associated with the political turmoil of the 1930s and the first generation of American feminists.
Todd Golub Todd R. Golub is a Professor of Pediatrics at the Harvard Medical School, the Charles A. Dana Investigator in Human Cancer Genetics at the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, and a founding member of ...
Tom Lehrer Thomas Andrew "Tom" Lehrer (born April 9, 1928) is an American singer-songwriter, satirist, pianist, and mathematician.
Tom M. Apostol Tom Mike Apostol (born 1923) is a Greek-American analytic number theorist and professor at the California Institute of Technology.
Tomaso Poggio Tomaso Armando Poggio (born 1947, Genoa, Italy), is the Eugene McDermott professor in the Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences, an investigator at the McGovern Institute for Brain Research...
Tommaso Toffoli Tommaso Toffoli is a professor of electrical and computer engineering at Boston University where he joined the faculty in 1995.
Tyler Jacks Tyler Jacks is a Professor of Biology at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), an HHMI investigator, and director of the David H. Koch Institute for Integrative Cancer Research, which...
Umar Saif Umar Saif is a Pakistani computer scientist and entrepreneur, who is known for his work on using ICT solutions for developing-world problems.
Vannevar Bush Vannevar Bush was an American engineer, inventor and science administrator, whose most important contribution was as head of the U.S. Office of Scientific Research and Development during World War II, through which almost all wartime military R&D was carried out, including initiation and early...
Vera Kistiakowsky Vera Kistiakowsky (b. 1928) is an American research physicist, teacher, and arms control activist.
Victor Guillemin Victor William Guillemin (born 1937, Boston) is a mathematician, a leader in the field of symplectic geometry, who has also made fundamental contributions to the fields of microlocal analysis, s...
W. T. Martin William T. Martin (1911, Arkansas – 30 May 2004), known as "William Ted Martin" or "Ted Martin", was an American mathematician, who worked on mathematical analysis, several complex variables, an...
Walle Nauta Dr. Walle J. H. Nauta (June 8, 1916 – March 24, 1994) was a leading neuroscientist.
Walter A. Rosenblith Walter A. Rosenblith (September 21, 1913 – May 1, 2002) was a biophysicist and Institute Professor at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Walter Dean Burnham Walter Dean Burnham (born 1930) is an authority on American elections and voting patterns, best known for quantitative analysis of national trends and patterns in the popular vote, in developin...
Walter Lewin Walter H. G. Lewin, Ph.D. (born January 28, 1936) is a Dutch astrophysicist and professor emeritus of physics at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Wanda Orlikowski Wanda Janina Orlikowski (born ca 1954) is an American organizational theorist and IS researcher, who is Alfred P. Sloan Professor of Information Technologies and Organization Studies at the MIT ...
Warren Ambrose Warren Arthur Ambrose (October 25, 1914 – December 4, 1995) was Professor Emeritus of Mathematics at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and at the University of Buenos Aires.
Warren K. Lewis Warren Kendall Lewis (21 August 1882–9 March 1975) was an MIT professor who has been called the father of modern chemical engineering.
Webster Wells Webster Wells (1851 Boston – 1916) was a United States mathematician known primarily for his authorship of a series of mathematical textbooks.
Wellington Reiter Wellington Reiter, FAIA, is an architect and designer whose work focuses on linking the fields of art, design, and sustainable urbanism and creating sustainable city models on a global basis.
Wendy Battin Wendy Battin (born 1953 Wilmington, Delaware) is an American poet.
Whitney K. Newey Whitney K. Newey is the Jane Berkowitz Carlton and Dennis William Carlton Professor of Economics at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and a well-known econometrician.
William Allis William Phelps Allis (November 15, 1901 in Menton, France – March 5, 1999 in Cambridge, Massachusetts) was an American theoretical physicist specializing in electrical discharges in gases.
William Corbett (poet) William Corbett (October 11, 1942) is an American poet, essayist, editor, and educator.
William F. Clapp William Frederick Clapp (1880–1951) was a specialist in mollusks at Harvard University's Museum of Comparative Zoology and one of the people who influenced William J. Clench to go into the...
William Hawthorne Sir William Rede Hawthorne CBE, FRS, FREng, FIMECHE, FRAES, was a British professor of engineering who worked on the development of the jet engine.
William Hovgaard William Hovgaard (b. 1857, Aarhus, Denmark d. 1950, Summit, New Jersey) was a Danish, later Danish American professor of naval design and construction at Massachusetts Institute of Technology un...
William Hultz Walker William Hultz Walker (April 7, 1869 – July 9, 1934) was born in Pittsburgh, Pa., and graduated in 1890 at Penn State College and took his Ph.D. at Göttingen (1892).
William J. McGill William James McGill (27 February 1922 – 19 October 1997) was an American psychologist, author and academic administrator.
William J. Mitchell William John Mitchell (15 December 1944 – 11 June 2010) was an Australian-born architect and urban designer, who played a major role in planning a major expansion project at the Massachuse...
William Kaufmann William Weed Kaufmann (November 10, 1918 – December 14, 2008) was an American nuclear strategist and adviser to seven defense secretaries, who advocated for a shift from the strategy of ma...
William Lyman Underwood William Lyman Underwood was an American photographer who was also involved in the research of time-temperature canning research at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology during 1895-96.
William Robert Ware William Robert Ware (27 May 1832 – 9 June 1915), born in Cambridge, Massachusetts into a family of the Unitarian clergy, was an American architect, author, and founder of two important American architectural schools.
William Thompson Sedgwick William Thompson Sedgwick was a teacher, epidemiologist, bacteriologist, and a key figure in shaping public health in the United States. He was president of many scientific and professional organizations during his lifetime including president of the American Public Health Association in 1915.
William Uricchio William Charles Uricchio (born August 17, 1952) is an American media scholar and Professor of Comparative Media Studies at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Professor of Comparative ...
William Z. Ripley William Zebina Ripley (October 13, 1867 – August 16, 1941) was an American economist, lecturer at Columbia University, professor of economics at MIT, professor of political economics at H...
Wit Busza Wit Busza is a professor in physics at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT).
Wolfgang Ketterle Wolfgang Ketterle (born 21 October 1957) is a German physicist and professor of physics at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT).
Wolfgang Smith Wolfgang Smith (born 1930) is a mathematician, physicist, philosopher of science, metaphysician, Roman Catholic and member of the Traditionalist School.
Woodie Flowers Woodie Claude Flowers (born 1943) is an emeritus professor of mechanical engineering at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Wu Jinglian Wu Jinglian (吴敬琏; born January 24, 1930) is one of the preeminent economists of the People's Republic of China (PRC), primarily specializing in economic policy as it applies to China's ongoing s...
Xavier Briggs Xavier de Souza Briggs is an American sociologist and planner, known for his work on social capital, civic capacity, and community building, as well as the concept of the "geography of opportuni...
Xiao-Gang Wen Xiao-Gang Wen (born November 26, 1961) is a Chinese-born American physicist.
Y. T. Li Y. T. Li was an American engineer, physicist, inventor, educator, entrepreneur, and the Professor Emeritus in Aeronautics and Astronautics at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Y.H. Ku Dr. Y.H. Ku was born in 1902 in Wushi, Jiangsu Province, China.
Yasheng Huang Yasheng Huang (Chinese: 黄亚生) is a professor in international management at the MIT Sloan School of Management, where he founded and heads the China Lab and India Lab.
Yossi Sheffi Yossi Sheffi is Elisha Gray II Professor of Engineering Systems at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and an expert in systems optimization, risk analysis and supply chain management.