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    • 2.007 Design and Manufacturing I, Spring 2003 

      Slocum, Alexander H.; Culpepper, Martin (2003-06)
      Develops students' competence and self-confidence as design engineers. Emphasis on the creative design process bolstered by application of physical laws, and learning to complete projects on schedule. Synthesis, analysis, ...
    • 2.007 Design and Manufacturing I, Spring 2005 

      Slocum, Alexander H. (2005-06)
      This course develops students' competence and self-confidence as design engineers. Emphasis is on the creative design process bolstered by application of physical laws, and learning to complete projects on schedule and ...
    • 2.011 Introduction to Ocean Science and Technology (13.00), Fall 2002 

      Leonard, John J. (2002-12)
      Introductory subject for students majoring or minoring in ocean engineering and others desiring introductory knowledge in the field. Physical oceanography including distributions of salinity, temperature, and density, heat ...
    • 2.017J / 1.015J Design of Systems Operating in Random Environments, Spring 2006 

      Hover, Franz; Triantafyllou, Michael (2006-06)
      This class covers the principles for optimal performance and survival of extreme events in a random environment; linear time invariant systems and Fourier transform; random processes, autocorrelation function, and power ...
    • 2.019 Design of Ocean Systems I (13.017), Spring 2002 

      Consi, Thomas R., 1956-; Hover, Franz S. (2002-06)
      A two-semester subject sequence (of which this is the first half) that demonstrates the design process through its application to a working model-scale ocean system. Emphasis is on carrying out the design and implementation ...
    • 2.019 Design of Ocean Systems, Fall 2005 

      Chryssostomidis, Chryssostomos; Hover, Franz (2005-12)
      This course is the completion of the cycle of designing, implementing and testing an ocean system, including hardware and software implementation, that begins with 2.017J. Design lectures are given in hydrodynamics, power ...
    • 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 ...
    • 2.080J / 1.573J Structural Mechanics (13.10J), Fall 2002 

      Connor, Jerome; Patrikalakis, Nicholas (2002-12)
      Fundamental concepts of structural mechanics with applications to marine, civil, and mechanical structures. Residual stresses. Thermal effects. Analysis of beams, columns, tensioned beams, trusses, frames, cables, and ...
    • 2.081J / 16.230J Plates and Shells, Spring 2006 

      Wierzbicki, Tomasz (2006-06)
      This course explores the following topics: derivation of elastic and plastic stress-strain relations for plate and shell elements; the bending and buckling of rectangular plates; nonlinear geometric effects; post-buckling ...
    • 2.086 Numerical Computation for Mechanical Engineers, Spring 2012 

      Patera, Anthony; Penn, James Douglass; Yano, Masayuki (2012-06)
      This class introduces elementary programming concepts including variable types, data structures, and flow control. After an introduction to linear algebra and probability, it covers numerical methods relevant to mechanical ...
    • 2.093 Computer Methods in Dynamics, Fall 2002 

      Bathe, Klaus-Jürgen (2002-12)
      Formulation of finite element methods for analysis of dynamic problems in solids, structures, fluid mechanics, and heat transfer. Computer calculation of matrices and numerical solution of equilibrium equations by direct ...
    • 2.094 Finite Element Analysis of Solids and Fluids, Spring 2008 

      Kim, Do-Nyun; Bathe, Klaus-Jürgen (2008-06)
      This course presents finite element theory and methods for general linear and nonlinear analyses. Reliable and effective finite element procedures are discussed with their applications to the solution of general problems ...
    • 2.12 Introduction to Robotics, Fall 2004 

      Asada, H. (Haruhiko) (2004-12)
      This course provides an overview of robot mechanisms, dynamics, and intelligent controls. Topics include planar and spatial kinematics, and motion planning; mechanism design for manipulators and mobile robots, multi-rigid-body ...
    • 2.14 / 2.140 Analysis and Design of Feedback Control Systems, Spring 2007 

      Trumper, David (2007-06)
      This course develops the fundamentals of feedback control using linear transfer function system models. It covers analysis in time and frequency domains; design in the s-plane (root locus) and in the frequency domain (loop ...
    • 2.141 Modeling and Simulation of Dynamic Systems, Fall 2002 

      Hogan, Neville John (2002-12)
      Mathematical modeling of complex engineering systems at a level of detail compatible with the design and implementation of modern control systems. Wave-like and diffusive energy transmission systems. Multiport energy storing ...
    • 2.23 Hydrofoils and Propellers (13.04), Fall 2003 

      Sclavounos, Paul D.; Kimball, Richard Warren, 1963- (2003-12)
      Theory and design of hydrofoil sections; lifting and thickness problems for sub-cavitating sections, unsteady flow problems. Computer-aided design of low drag, cavitation free sections. Lifting line and lifting surface ...
    • 2.25 Advanced Fluid Mechanics, Fall 2002 

      Sonin, A. A.; McKinley, Gareth H. (2002-12)
      Survey of principal concepts and methods of fluid dynamics. Mass conservation, momentum, and energy equations for continua. Navier-Stokes equation for viscous flows. Similarity and dimensional analysis. Lubrication theory. ...
    • 2.25 Advanced Fluid Mechanics, Fall 2005 

      McKinley, Gareth; Ghoniem, Ahmed F.; Sonin, Ain; Hosoi, Anette (2005-12)
      This course surveys the principal concepts and methods of fluid dynamics. Topics include mass conservation, momentum, and energy equations for continua, the Navier-Stokes equation for viscous flows, similarity and dimensional ...
    • 2.29 Numerical Fluid Mechanics, Fall 2011 

      Lermusiaux, Pierre (2011-12)
      This course will provide students with an introduction to numerical methods and MATLAB®. Topics covered throughout the course will include: errors, condition numbers and roots of equations; Navier-Stokes; direct and ...
    • 2.29 Numerical Fluid Mechanics, Spring 2007 

      Schmidt, Henrik (2007-06)
      This course introduces students to MATLAB®. Numerical methods include number representation and errors, interpolation, differentiation, integration, systems of linear equations, and Fourier interpolation and transforms. ...