MIT Stata Center

Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Cambridge, MA 

Served are Computer Science, Artificial Intelligence, Electrical Engineering & Computer Sciences, and Laboratory for Information & Decision Systems, Linguistics & Philosophy as well as Robotics. “Dry” labs abound. Included are several lecture rooms and classrooms, 3 unusual seminar rooms and highly flexible offices and labs on a raised floor (w/ displacement air delivery), a child-care facility, food services and a fitness center. The Center is a model for technologically supported education and a modern incubator for new technologies. MCH provided full scope acoustics and AV infrastructure planning.

  • 325 seat Auditorium

  • Two 90 seat Tiered Lecture Rooms

  • Two “flat” Classrooms & three unique seminar rooms

  • “Dry” Laboratories for Computer Science and Robotics

  • 750,000 SF complex

  • $300M Construction Cost

Architect: Frank Gehry (design) with Cannon Design
Completion: 2004