Recent Submissions

  • Delay, stability, and resource tradeoffs in large distributed service systems 

    Zubeldía Suárez, Martín. (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2019)
    This thesis addresses fundamental tradeoffs in the design of dispatching policies in large-scale distributed service systems, motivated by examples such as cloud computing facilities and multi-core processors. A canonical ...
  • Microwave engineering in superconducting nanowires for single-photon detection 

    Zhu, Di,Ph. D.Massachusetts Institute of Technology. (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2019)
    Detecting light at the single-photon level plays a crucial role in photonic quantum information processing, deep-space optical communication, astronomical observation, and biological and chemical sensing. With their ...
  • Systems for collective human curation of online discussion 

    Zhang, Amy Xian. (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2019)
    The internet was supposed to democratize discussion, allowing people from all walks of life to communicate with each other at scale. However, this vision has not been fully realized--instead online discourse seems to be ...

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