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This collection of MIT Theses in DSpace contains selected theses and dissertations from all MIT departments. Please note that this is NOT a complete collection of MIT theses. To search all MIT theses, use Barton, MIT Libraries' catalog.

MIT's DSpace contains more than 40,000 theses completed at MIT dating as far back as the mid 1800's. Theses in this collection have been scanned by Document Services or submitted in electronic format by thesis authors. Since 2004 all new Masters and Ph.D. theses will be scanned and will be added to this collection after degrees are awarded.

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  • Mwangi, Xavier K (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2018)
    In this thesis, we present MobileNDN, a scalable design for producer mobility support in the Named Data Network (NDN) architecture. While the initial design of NDN provided support for consumer mobility automatically via ...
  • Kaczorowski, Kevin J (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2018)
    Vaccination is one of the greatest achievements in immunology and in general medicine, and has virtually eradicated many infectious diseases that plagued humans in the past. Vaccination involves injecting an individual ...
  • Kannan, Rohit (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2018)
    Optimization models in the chemical process industries often include uncertain model parameters due to uncertainties in market forces and the environment, use of reduced-order and surrogate process models, and difficulty ...
  • Gomez, Jose Alberto, Ph. D. Massachusetts Institute of Technology (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2018)
    Microbial communities are a critical component of natural ecosystems and industrial bioprocesses. In natural ecosystems, these communities can present abrupt and surprising responses to perturbations, which can have important ...
  • Ryan, Emmie A (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2015)
    Thin film instabilities have been heavily utilized in recent years in the fields of thin film production, biology and nano-fabrication. The creation of specific wrinkling and buckling patterns has been used as both a ...