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    • 10.391J / 1.818J / 2.65J / 11.371J / 22.811J / ESD.166J Sustainable Energy, January IAP 2007 - Spring 2007 

      Drake, Elisabeth; Incropera, Frank; Tester, Jefferson W.; Golay, Michael (2007)
      This course assesses current and potential future energy systems, covers resources, extraction, conversion, and end-use, and emphasizes meeting regional and global energy needs in the 21st century in a sustainable manner. ...
    • 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 ...
    • 10.391J / 1.818J / 2.65J / 3.564J / 11.371J / 22.811J / ESD.166J Sustainable Energy, Spring 2005 

      Drake, Elisabeth; Tester, Jefferson W.; Golay, Michael (2005-06)
      The assessment of current and potential future energy systems is covered in this course and includes topics on resources, extraction, conversion, and end-use, with emphasis on meeting regional and global energy needs in ...
    • 12.001 Introduction to Geology, Spring 2008 

      Elkins-Tanton, Lindy (2008-06)
      This undergraduate level course presents a basic study in geology. It introduces major minerals and rock types, rock-forming processes, and time scales; temperatures, pressures, compositions, structure of the Earth, and ...
    • 12.119 Analytical Techniques for Studying Environmental and Geologic Samples, Spring 2006 

      Boyle, Edward; Frey, Frederick; Bowring, Samuel; Grove, Timothy (2006-06)
      This is a laboratory course supplemented by lectures that focus on selected analytical facilities that are commonly used to determine the mineralogy, elemental abundance and isotopic ratios of Sr and Pb in rocks, soils, ...
    • 12.458 Molecular Biogeochemistry, Fall 2006 

      Summons, Roger (2006-12)
      This course covers all aspects of molecular biosignatures from their pathways of lipid biosynthesis, the distribution patterns of lipid biosynthetic pathways with regard to phylogeny and physiology, isotopic contents, ...
    • 12.458 Molecular Biogeochemistry, Fall 2009 

      Summons, Roger (2009-12)
      This course evaluates and discusses the formation and diagnostic structural properties of organic compounds with particular emphasis on those molecules which form chemical fossils. The course is structured around the ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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.
    • 14.461 Advanced Macroeconomics I, Fall 2009 

      Lorenzoni, Guido; Guerrieri, Veronica (2009-12)
      This course covers three sets of topics. The first part will cover business cycle models with imperfect information. We will ask questions such as: What shocks drive business cycles? What is the relative role of shocks to ...
    • 14.581 International Economics I, Spring 2007 

      Antràs, Pol (2007-06)
      This course provides a graduate-level introduction to the field of international trade. It examines the theory of international trade and foreign investment with applications in commercial policy. Topics include gains from ...
    • 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, ...
    • 18.100A Analysis I, Fall 2007 

      Mattuck, Arthur (2007-12)
      Analysis I (18.100) in its various versions covers fundamentals of mathematical analysis: continuity, differentiability, some form of the Riemann integral, sequences and series of numbers and functions, uniform convergence ...
    • 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 ...
    • 2.96 / 6.930 / 10.806 / 16.653 / 22.002 Management in Engineering, Fall 2004 

      Chun, Jung-Hoon; d'Arbeloff, Alexander (2004-12)
      This course serves as an introduction to engineering management. Topics include financial principles, management of innovation, engineering project planning and control, human factors, career planning, patents, and technical ...
    • 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 ...
    • 22.00J / 1.021J / 2.030J / 3.021J / 10.333J / 18.361J / HST.558J Introduction to Modeling and Simulation, Spring 2006 

      Yip, Sidney; Beers, Kenneth J.; Buehler, Markus J.; Hadjiconstantinou, Nicolas G (Nicholas George); Mirny, Leonid A.; e.a. (2006-06)
      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 ...
    • 22.00J / 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 ...
    • 22.01 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, ...
    • 22.01 Introduction to Ionizing Radiation, Fall 2006 

      Coderre, Jeffrey (2006-12)
      This course provides an introduction to the basic properties of ionizing radiations and their uses in medicine, industry, science, and environmental studies. We will discuss natural and man-made radiation sources, energy ...