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Anette (Peko) Hosoi

Anette (Peko) Hosoi

Professor of Mechanical Engineering

Room 3-262
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
77 Massachusetts Avenue
Cambridge MA 02139-4307
Phone: 617-253-4337  

Administrative Contact:
Susan Brown
Room 3-264
Phone: 617-253-5318  


Ph.D. in Physics, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, 1997
M.A. in Physics, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, 1994
A.B. in Physics, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ, 1992


MIT Service:

2013-present: Professor, MIT

2006–2013: Associate Professor, MIT
2004–2006: Doherty Professor in Ocean Utilization
2002–2006: Assistant Professor, MIT
1998–2000: Instructor, MIT (Department of Mathematics)


Other Related Experience:

Jul2000–Jul2002: Assistant Professor, Harvey Mudd College, Claremont, CA
Jul2000–Jul2001: Visting Scholar, Courant Institute, New York, NY
Jun1998–Aug1998: Visiting Scholar, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL
Sep1997–Jan1998: NSF Postdoc Fellow, Courant Institute, New York, NY


Honors & Awards:

NSF Postdoctoral Fellowship (Fall 1997–Summer 2000)
Doherty Professorship in Ocean Utilization (Jul 2004–Jul 2006)
Ruth and Joel Spira Award for Distinguished Teaching (May 2005)
School of Engineering’s Junior Bose Award for Education (Jan 2006)

Radcliffe Fellowship for Advanced Study (Radcliffe Institute, Harvard University) 2007

Margaret MacVicar Faculty Fellow (2010)

Den Hartog Distinguished Educator Award (2012)

APS Fellow (2012)

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