Location and Culture:
MITRE provides a wide range of project opportunities for WPI students. All MITRE projects are conducted at the Mitre-Bedford center in Bedford, MA, a historic town northeast of WPI. MITRE is a nonprofit organization chartered to work on federally funded research projects for government agencies such as the Department of Defense and the Federal Aviation Administration.
Past students at the Bedford, Massachusetts Project Center have:
- Analyzed the effect of wind turbines on radar
- Studied the design, computational modeling, and practical realization of small antenna systems
- Focused on improving the understanding and prevention of cyberattacks