The 'X-Lab' List (Overall Ranking)

BUSINESS WEEK's poll included this question: If you were 35 and had just won the first Nobel Prize for Information Technology, triggering invitations to the lab of your choice, which one would you pick? Most researchers did not choose the lab where they work. Here are the results:

1.      Stanford University

2.      AT&T Labs

3.      Bell Labs (Lucent)
        Carnegie Mellon University

5.      MIT Lab for Computer Science
        Santa Fe Institute
7.      Microsoft Research

8.      University of California-Berkeley

9.      MIT Artificial Intelligence Lab
        MIT Media Lab

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