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Recent Submissions

  • 2.062J / 1.138J / 18.376J Wave Propagation, Fall 2006 

    Mei, Chiang; Rosales, Rodolfo; Akylas, Triantaphyllos (2006-12)
    This course discusses the Linearized theory of wave phenomena in applied mechanics. Examples are chosen from elasticity, acoustics, geophysics, hydrodynamics and other subjects. The topics include: basic concepts, one ...
  • 1.018J / 7.30J Fundamentals of Ecology, Fall 2003 

    Chisholm, Sallie W.; Schaider, Laurel (2003-12)
    Basic subject in ecology: understanding the flow of energy and materials through ecosystems, and what regulates the distribution and abundance of organisms. Productivity and biogeochemical cycles in ecosystems; trophic ...
  • ESD.70J / 1.145J Engineering Economy Module, Fall 2008 

    de Neufville, Richard, 1939-; Cardin, Michel-Alexandre, 1979- (2008-12)
    This intensive micro-subject provides the necessary skills in Excel spreadsheet modeling for ESD.71 – Engineering Systems Analysis for Design. Its purpose is to bring entering students up to speed on some of the advanced ...

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