Media Coverage


  1. MIT News, Adam Zewe, “Augmented reality headset enables users to see hidden objects,” Feb 27, 2023
  2. Boston Globe Media, Ross Cristantiello, “MIT researchers create X-ray vision headset,” March 1, 2023
  3. 7 NEWS WHDH, Andrew Paul, “MIT researchers develop augmented reality headset to help users see hidden objects,” March 2, 2023
  4. Popular Science, Andrew Paul, “This modified AR headset could help you find your lost keys,” Feb 27, 2023
  5. The Daily Beast, Tony Ho Tran, “This Headset Gives You X-Ray Vision to See Through Objects,” Feb 27, 2023
  6. Science Daily, “Augmented reality headset enables users to see hidden objects,” Feb 27, 2023.


  1. MIT News [Front Page], Adam Zewe, “Robot overcomes uncertainty to retrieve buried objects,” June 29, 2022
  2. TechCrunch, Brian Heater, “Warehouse Wars,” June 30, 2022
  3. Vision System Design, Linda Wilson, “MIT Researchers Build Robot That Detects Hidden Items in a Pile,” 16 Aug, 2022


  1. MIT News [Front Page], Adam Zewe, “A robot that finds lost items,” October 5, 2021
  2. World Economic Forum, Adam Zewe, “This robot looks for lost items,” 9 October, 2021
  3. BBC, LJ Rich, “Robot arm finds lost items and other tech news stories,” October 8, 2021
  4. Daily Mail, Sam Tonkin, “Never misplace your keys again! Scientists develop a robot that can rapidly sift through piles of clutter to locate lost items,” 7 October, 2021
  5. Interesting Engineering, Chris Young, “A New MIT Smart Home Robot Will Find Your Lost Car Keys,” October 5, 2021
  6. VoA News Russian, Andrei Dziarkach, “ “Details” with Andrey Derkach ”, October 9, 2021
  7. GizModo, Asha Barbaschow, “A Sniffer Dog, But Make It A Robot, And Just An Arm,” October 6, 2021


  1. The Wall Street Journal, Benoit Morenne, “A Robot That Finds Your Lost Stuff and More AI-Enabled Gadgets to Come,” July 2, 2021
  2. MIT News, Daniel Ackerman, “A robot that senses hidden objects,” April 1, 2021
  3. RFID Journal, Claire Swedberg, “MIT Researchers Commercializing RFID and Computer Vision Robotics,” May 14, 2021
  4. TechCrunch, Brian Heater, “Grasping at hidden objects,” April 8, 2021
  5. ACM TechNews, Adopted from MIT News, “Robot Senses Hidden Objects,” April 5, 2021
  6. IEEE Spectrum, Evan Ackerman, “Your weekly selection of awesome robot videos,” April 2, 2021
  7. Mashable, Jordan Aaron, “Researchers made a robot that could find your lost keys — Strictly Robots,” April 2, 2021
  8. Engadget, Igor Bonifacic, “MIT researchers use radio waves to help robots find hidden objects,” April 2, 2021