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    • 22.105 Electromagnetic Interactions, Fall 1998 

      Hutchinson, I. H. (Ian H.); Sen, P. N. (Pabitra N.) (1998-12)
      Principles and applications of electromagnetism, starting from Maxwell's equations, with emphasis on phenomena important to nuclear engineering and radiation sciences. Solution methods for electrostatic and magnetostatic ...
    • 22.00J / 1.021J / 3.021J / 10.333J / 18.361J / 2.030J / HST.558 Introduction to Modeling and Simulation, Spring 2002 

      Yip, Sidney; Powell, Adam C.; Bazant, Martin Z.; Carter, W. Craig; Marzari, Nicola; e.a. (2002-06)
      Basic concepts of computer modeling in science and engineering using discrete particle systems and continuum fields. Techniques and software for statistical sampling, simulation, data analysis and visualization. Use of ...
    • 22.54 Neutron Interactions and Applications, Spring 2002 

      Yip, Sidney; Yanch, Jacquelyn Ciel; Zhu, Xuping (2002-06)
      Comprehensive treatment of neutron interactions in condensed matter at energies from thermal to MeV, focusing on aspects most relevant to radiation therapy, industrial imaging, and materials research applications. Comparative ...
    • 22.611J / 6.651J / 8.613J Introduction To Plasma Physics I, Fall 2002 

      Molvig, Kim (2002-12)
      Introduces plasma phenomena relevant to energy generation by controlled thermonuclear fusion and to astrophysics. Basic plasma properties and collective behavior. Coulomb collisions and transport processes. Motion of charged ...
    • 22.312 Engineering of Nuclear Reactors, Fall 2002 

      Todreas, Neil E. (2002-12)
      Engineering principles of nuclear reactors, emphasizing power reactors. Power plant thermodynamics, reactor heat generation and removal (single-phase as well as two-phase coolant flow and heat transfer), and structural ...
    • 22.033 / 22.33 Nuclear Systems Design Project, Fall 2002 

      Kadak, Andrew (2002-12)
      Group design project involving integration of nuclear physics, particle transport, control, heat transfer, safety, instrumentation, materials, environmental impact, and economic optimization. Provides students with opportunity ...
    • 4.651 20th Century Art, Fall 2002 

      Jones, Caroline (2002-12)
      Critical examination of major developments in European and American art during the past century. Surveys art's engagements with modernization, radical politics, utopianism, mass culture, changing conceptions of mind and ...
    • 2.96 / 6.930 / 10.806 / 13.52 / 16.653 / 22.002 Management in Engineering, Fall 2002 

      Chun, Jung-Hoon; Kang, David S.; D'Arbeloff, Alex; Auh, Jae (2002-12)
      Introduction of engineering management. Financial principles, management of innovation, engineering project planning and control, human factors, career planning, patents and technical strategy. Case study method of instruction ...
    • 15.082J / 6.855J Network Optimization, Spring 2003 

      Orlin, James (2003-06)
      15.082J/6.855J is an H-level graduate subject in the theory and practice of network flows and its extensions. Network flow problems form a subclass of linear programming problems with applications to transportation, ...
    • 22.02 Introduction to Applied Nuclear Physics, Spring 2003 

      Molvig, Kim (2003-06)
      This course concentrates on the basic concepts of nuclear physics with emphasis on nuclear structure and radiation interactions with matter. Included: elementary quantum theory; nuclear forces; shell structure of the ...
    • 10.391J / 1.818J / 2.65J / 3.564J / 11.371J / 22.811J / ESD.166J Sustainable Energy, Spring 2003 

      Tester, Jefferson W.; Drake, Elizabeth Mertz; Golay, M.; Kern, Edward C. (2003-06)
      Assessment of current and potential energy systems, covering extraction, conversion and end-use, with emphasis on meeting regional and global energy needs in the 21st century in a sustainable manner. Examination of energy ...
    • 22.313 Thermal Hydraulics in Nuclear Power Technology, Spring 2003 

      Todreas, Neil E. (2003-06)
      Advanced topics emphasizing thermo-fluid dynamic phenomena and analysis methods. Single-heated channel-transient analysis. Multiple-heated channels connected at plena. Loop analysis including single and two-phase natural ...
    • 22.51 Interaction of Radiation with Matter, Spring 2003 

      Chen, Sow-Hsin (2003-06)
      Basic principles of interaction of electromagnetic radiation, thermal neutrons, and charged particles with matter. Introduces classical electrodynamics, quantum theory of radiation, time-dependent perturbation theory, ...
    • 3.40J / 22.71J Physical Metallurgy, Spring 2003 

      Russell, Kenneth (2003-06)
      Discusses structure-property relationships in metallic alloys selected to illustrate some basic concepts of physical metallurgy and alloy design. Fundamentals of annealing, spinodal decomposition, nucleation, growth, and ...
    • 22.351 Systems Analysis of the Nuclear Fuel Cycle, Spring 2003 

      Kazimi, Mujid S.; Pilat, Edward E. (2003-06)
      In-depth technical and policy analysis of various options for the nuclear fuel cycle. Topics include uranium supply, enrichment fuel fabrication, in-core physics and fuel management of uranium, thorium and other fuel types, ...
    • 22.01 Introduction to Ionizing Radiation, Fall 2003 

      Coderre, Jeffrey A. (2003-12)
      Introduction to basic properties of ionizing radiations and their uses in medicine, industry, science, and environmental studies. Discusses natural and man-made radiation sources, energy deposition and dose calculations, ...
    • 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 ...
    • 3.40J / 22.71J Physical Metallurgy, Spring 2004 

      Russell, Kenneth; van Vliet, Krystyn (2004-06)
      This course examines how the presence of 1-, 2- and 3D defects and second phases control the mechanical, electromagnetic and chemical behavior of metals and alloys. It considers point, line and interfacial defects in the ...