Architecture, Representation and Computation Group (ARC)
Innovates computation for solving problems stemmed in contexts of architectural design practice.
Design Fabrication Group
Explores the application of digital fabrication for building delivery.
Develops self-assembly and programmable material technologies aimed at reimagining construction, manufacturing, product assembly and performance.
Designs materials, methods & modifications to realize large-scale energy generation from nuclear materials degradation.
Little Devices Lab
Explores the design, invention, and policy spaces for DIY health technologies around the world.
Urban Risk Lab
Develops methods, prototypes and technologies to embed risk reduction and preparedness into the design of cities and regions to increase the resilience of local communities.
Works to deepen the theoretical foundations of early stage design process across product design, engineering design and system design.
HCI Engineering Group
Develops and builds novel hardware and software systems that advance personal fabrication technologies.
Software Design Group
Researches ways to make software better.
Marcelo Coelho Lab
Computation designer working on objects, installations, and live experiences.
Design & Invention Group
Researches technological progress dynamics.
Sang-Gook Kim Lab
Piezoelectric MEMS, Energy Harvesting (Micro, Solar, Water Splitting), Axiomatic Design
Karen Willcox Aero-Astro Lab
Studies reduced-order modeling, uncertainty quantification, multidisciplinary design optimization, aircraft system design, data to decisions in aerospace systems, educational technology and educational analytics.