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    • 1.133 Masters of Engineering Concepts of Engineering Practice, Fall 2003 

      Adams, E. Eric (2003-12)
      Core requirement for the M.Eng. program designed to teach students about the roles of today's professional engineer and expose them to team-building skills through lectures, team workshops, and seminars. Topics include: ...
    • ESD.36J / 1.432J System and Project Management, Fall 2003 

      Lyneis, James; de Weck, Olivier; Eppinger, Steven (2003-12)
      The course is designed for students in the System Design and Management (SDM) program and therefore assumes that you already have a basic knowledge of project management. The objective is to introduce advanced methods and ...
    • 11.482J / 1.285J / ESD.193J Regional Socioeconomic Impact Analyses and Modeling, Fall 2003 

      Polenske, Karen R.; Thompson, Annie Kinsella (2003-12)
      Reviews regional economic theories and models and provides students with experience in using alternative economic impact assessment models on microcomputers. Problem sets are oriented around infrastructure, housing, energy, ...
    • ESD.260J / 1.260J / 15.770J Logistics Systems, Fall 2003 

      Caplice, Christopher George, 1961-; Sheffi, Yosef, 1948- (2003-12)
      See description under subject 1.260J. This course is a survey of analytic tools, approaches, and techniques which are useful in the design and operation of logistics systems and integrated supply chains. The material is ...
    • 4.42J / 1.044J / 2.66J Fundamentals of Energy in Buildings, Fall 2003 

      Glicksman, Leon (2003-12)
      4.42J (or 2.66J or 1.044J), Fundamentals of Energy in Buildings, is an undergraduate class offered in the Department of Architecture, and jointly in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering and the Department ...
    • 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 ...
    • 1.258J / 11.541J / ESD.226J Public Transportation Service and Operations Planning, Fall 2003 

      Wilson, Nigel H. M. (2003-12)
      Evolution and role of urban public transportation modes, systems, and services, focussing on bus and rail. Description of technological characteristics and their impacts on capacity, service quality, and cost. Current ...
    • 20.441 / 2.79J / 3.96J / HST.522J Biomaterials-Tissue Interactions (BE.441), Fall 2003 

      Yannas, Ioannis; Spector, Myron (2003-12)
      This course is an introduction to principles of materials science and cell biology underlying the design of medical implants, artificial organs, and matrices for tissue engineering. Topics include methods for biomaterials ...
    • 14.42 / 14.420 Environmental Policy and Economics, Spring 2004 

      Greenstone, Michael (2004-06)
      This course explores the proper role of government in the regulation of the environment. It will help students develop the tools to estimate the costs and benefits of environmental regulations. These tools will be used to ...
    • 21H.421 Introduction to Environmental History, Spring 2004 

      Ritvo, Harriet (2004-06)
      This seminar provides a historical overview of the interactions between people and their environments. Focusing primarily on the experience of Europeans in the period after Columbus, the subject explores the influence of ...
    • 22.314J / 1.56J / 2.084J Structural Mechanics in Nuclear Power Technology, Spring 2004 

      Kazimi, Mujid S.; Buyukozturk, O. (Oral) (2004-06)
      Structural components in nuclear power plant systems, their functional purposes, operating conditions, and mechanical-structural design requirements. Combines mechanics techniques with models of material behavior to determine ...
    • 11.481J / 1.284J / ESD.284J Analyzing and Accounting for Regional Economic Change, Spring 2004 

      Polenske, Karen R.; Wang, Xiaodong (2004-06)
      Surveys theories of regional growth, factor mobility, clustering, industrial restructuring, learning regions, and global supply chains from a political-economy perspective. Examines/critiques accounting frameworks including ...
    • 14.454 Macroeconomic Theory IV, Fall 2004 

      Caballero, Ricardo (2004-12)
      This half-term course covers the macroeconomic implications of imperfections in labor markets, goods markets, credit and financial markets. The role of nominal rigidities is also an area of focus.
    • 11.482J / 1.285J / ESD.193J Regional Socioeconomic Impact Analysis and Modeling, Fall 2004 

      Polenske, Karen R.; Kumar, Rajendra, 1967- (2004-12)
      Reviews regional economic theories and models and provides students with experience in using alternative economic impact assessment models on microcomputers. Problem sets are oriented around infrastructure, housing, energy, ...
    • 1.010 Uncertainty in Engineering, Fall 2004 

      Veneziano, Daniele (2004-12)
      This undergraduate class serves as an introduction to probability and statistics, with emphasis on engineering applications. The first segment discusses events and their probability, Bayes' Theorem, discrete and continuous ...
    • 1.061 / 1.61 Transport Processes in the Environment, Fall 2004 

      Nepf, Heidi (2004-12)
      Introduction to momentum and scalar transport in environmental flows, with emphasis given to river and lake systems. Derivation and solutions to the differential form of mass conservation equations. Topics include: molecular ...
    • 1.72 Groundwater Hydrology, Fall 2004 

      Harvey, Charles (2004-12)
      Fundamentals of subsurface flow and transport, emphasizing the role of groundwater in the hydrologic cycle, the relation of groundwater flow to geologic structure, and the management of contaminated groundwater. Topics ...
    • SP.721 D-Lab: Development, Dialogue and Delivery, Fall 2004 

      Smith, Amy J.; Kornbluth, Kurt (2004-12)
      D-Lab is a year-long series of courses and field trips. The fall class provides a basic background in international development and appropriate technology through guest speakers, case studies and hands-on exercises. Students ...
    • 1.964 Design for Sustainability, Fall 2004 

      Connor, J. J. (Jerome J.); Ochsendorf, John Allen (2004-12)
      This course on sustainability will cover the implications of this topic on engineering, design, and architecture. The course will begin with a general survey and discussion of current trends, followed by the introduction ...
    • 1.138J / 2.062J / 18.376J Wave Propagation, Fall 2004 

      Akylas, Triantaphyllos R.; Li, Guangda; Mei, Chiang C.; Rosales, Rodolfo (2004-12)
      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 ...