RSS Feed for sensor http://solvonauts.org/%3Faction%3Drss_search%26term%3Dsensor RSS Feed for sensor MAS.836 Sensor Technologies for Interactive Environments (MIT) MAS.836 Sensor Technologies for Interactive Environments (MIT) This course is a broad introduction to a host of sensor technologies illustrated by applications drawn from human computer interfaces and ubiquitous computing After extensively reviewing electronics for sensor signal conditioning the lectures cover the principles and operation of a variety of sensor architectures and modalities including pressure strain displacement proximity thermal electric and magnetic field optical acoustic RF inertial and bioelectric Simple sensor processing algorithms and wired and wireless network standards are also discussed Students are required to complete written assignments a set of laboratories and a final project This course is a broad introduction to a host of sensor technologies illustrated by applications drawn from human computer interfaces and ubiquitous computing After extensively reviewing electronics for sensor signal conditioning the lectures cover the principles and operation of a variety of sensor architectures and modalities including pressure strain displacement proximity thermal electric and magnetic field optical acoustic RF inertial and bioelectric Simple sensor processing algorithms and wired and wireless network standards are also discussed Students are required to complete written assignments a set of laboratories and a final project http://ocw.mit.edu/courses/media-arts-and-sciences/mas-836-sensor-technologies-for-interactive-environments-spring-2011 http://ocw.mit.edu/courses/media-arts-and-sciences/mas-836-sensor-technologies-for-interactive-environments-spring-2011 MAS.836 Sensor Technologies for Interactive Environments (MIT) MAS.836 Sensor Technologies for Interactive Environments (MIT) This course is a broad introduction to a host of sensor technologies illustrated by applications drawn from human computer interfaces and ubiquitous computing After extensively reviewing electronics for sensor signal conditioning the lectures cover the principles and operation of a variety of sensor architectures and modalities including pressure strain displacement proximity thermal electric and magnetic field optical acoustic RF inertial and bioelectric Simple sensor processing algorithms and wired and wireless network standards are also discussed Students are required to complete written assignments a set of laboratories and a final project This course is a broad introduction to a host of sensor technologies illustrated by applications drawn from human computer interfaces and ubiquitous computing After extensively reviewing electronics for sensor signal conditioning the lectures cover the principles and operation of a variety of sensor architectures and modalities including pressure strain displacement proximity thermal electric and magnetic field optical acoustic RF inertial and bioelectric Simple sensor processing algorithms and wired and wireless network standards are also discussed Students are required to complete written assignments a set of laboratories and a final project http://dspace.mit.edu/handle/1721.1/69824 http://dspace.mit.edu/handle/1721.1/69824 16.430J Sensory-Neural Systems: Spatial Orientation from End Organs to Behavior and Adaptation (MIT) 16.430J Sensory-Neural Systems: Spatial Orientation from End Organs to Behavior and Adaptation (MIT) This course introduces sensory systems and multi sensory fusion using the vestibular and spatial orientation systems as a model Topics range from end organ dynamics to neural responses to sensory integration to behavior and adaptation with particular application to balance posture and locomotion under normal gravity and space conditions Depending upon the background and interests of the students advanced term project topics might include motion sickness astronaut adaptation artificial gravity lunar surface locomotion vestibulo cardiovascular responses vestibular neural prostheses or other topics of interest This course introduces sensory systems and multi sensory fusion using the vestibular and spatial orientation systems as a model Topics range from end organ dynamics to neural responses to sensory integration to behavior and adaptation with particular application to balance posture and locomotion under normal gravity and space conditions Depending upon the background and interests of the students advanced term project topics might include motion sickness astronaut adaptation artificial gravity lunar surface locomotion vestibulo cardiovascular responses vestibular neural prostheses or other topics of interest http://ocw.mit.edu/courses/aeronautics-and-astronautics/16-430j-sensory-neural-systems-spatial-orientation-from-end-organs-to-behavior-and-adaptation-spring-2012 http://ocw.mit.edu/courses/aeronautics-and-astronautics/16-430j-sensory-neural-systems-spatial-orientation-from-end-organs-to-behavior-and-adaptation-spring-2012 9.01 Neuroscience and Behavior (MIT) 9.01 Neuroscience and Behavior (MIT) Relation of structure and function at various levels of neuronal integration Topics include functional neuroanatomy and neurophysiology sensory and motor systems centrally programmed behavior sensory systems sleep and dreaming motivation and reward emotional displays of various types higher functions and the neocortex and neural processes in learning and memory In order to improve writing skills in describing experiments and reviewing journal publications in neuroscience students are required to complete four homework assignments and one literature review with revision 160 Technical RequirementsMedia player software such as 160 Quicktime Player 160 RealOne Player or 160 Windows Media Player is required to run the mp3 files found on this cou Relation of structure and function at various levels of neuronal integration Topics include functional neuroanatomy and neurophysiology sensory and motor systems centrally programmed behavior sensory systems sleep and dreaming motivation and reward emotional displays of various types higher functions and the neocortex and neural processes in learning and memory In order to improve writing skills in describing experiments and reviewing journal publications in neuroscience students are required to complete four homework assignments and one literature review with revision 160 Technical RequirementsMedia player software such as 160 Quicktime Player 160 RealOne Player or 160 Windows Media Player is required to run the mp3 files found on this cou http://dspace.mit.edu/handle/1721.1/35735 http://dspace.mit.edu/handle/1721.1/35735 9.373 Somatosensory and Motor Systems (MIT) 9.373 Somatosensory and Motor Systems (MIT) General principles of motor control in biological systems Structure and function of sensory receptors Muscle structure and reflex arcs Spinal cord Locomotion Oculomotor control Cerebellar structure and function Motor thalamus Basal ganglia Somatosensory cortex maps and neuronal properties Cortical plasticity Motor psychophysics and computational approaches to motor control and motor planning General principles of motor control in biological systems Structure and function of sensory receptors Muscle structure and reflex arcs Spinal cord Locomotion Oculomotor control Cerebellar structure and function Motor thalamus Basal ganglia Somatosensory cortex maps and neuronal properties Cortical plasticity Motor psychophysics and computational approaches to motor control and motor planning http://dspace.mit.edu/handle/1721.1/55815 http://dspace.mit.edu/handle/1721.1/55815 6.777J Design and Fabrication of Microelectromechanical Devices (MIT) 6.777J Design and Fabrication of Microelectromechanical Devices (MIT) 6 777J 2 372J is an introduction to microsystem design Topics covered include material properties microfabrication technologies structural behavior sensing methods fluid flow microscale transport noise and amplifiers feedback systems Student teams design microsystems sensors actuators and sensing control systems of a variety of types e g optical MEMS bioMEMS inertial sensors to meet a set of performance specifications e g sensitivity signal to noise using a realistic microfabrication process There is an emphasis on modeling and simulation in the design process Prior fabrication experience is desirable The course is worth 4 Engineering Design Points 6 777J 2 372J is an introduction to microsystem design Topics covered include material properties microfabrication technologies structural behavior sensing methods fluid flow microscale transport noise and amplifiers feedback systems Student teams design microsystems sensors actuators and sensing control systems of a variety of types e g optical MEMS bioMEMS inertial sensors to meet a set of performance specifications e g sensitivity signal to noise using a realistic microfabrication process There is an emphasis on modeling and simulation in the design process Prior fabrication experience is desirable The course is worth 4 Engineering Design Points http://ocw.mit.edu/courses/electrical-engineering-and-computer-science/6-777j-design-and-fabrication-of-microelectromechanical-devices-spring-2007 http://ocw.mit.edu/courses/electrical-engineering-and-computer-science/6-777j-design-and-fabrication-of-microelectromechanical-devices-spring-2007 9.04 Sensory Systems (MIT) 9.04 Sensory Systems (MIT) Includes audio video content AV lectures This course examines the neural bases of sensory perception The focus is on physiological and anatomical studies of the mammalian nervous system as well as behavioral studies of animals and humans Topics include visual pattern color and depth perception auditory responses and sound localization and somatosensory perception Includes audio video content AV lectures This course examines the neural bases of sensory perception The focus is on physiological and anatomical studies of the mammalian nervous system as well as behavioral studies of animals and humans Topics include visual pattern color and depth perception auditory responses and sound localization and somatosensory perception http://ocw.mit.edu/courses/brain-and-cognitive-sciences/9-04-sensory-systems-fall-2013 http://ocw.mit.edu/courses/brain-and-cognitive-sciences/9-04-sensory-systems-fall-2013 MAS.836 Sensor Technologies for Interactive Environments (MIT) This course is a broad introduction to a host of sensor technologies illustrated by applications drawn from human computer interfaces and ubiquitous computing After extensively reviewing electronics for sensor signal conditioning the lectures cover the principles and operation of a variety of sensor architectures and modalities including pressure strain displacement proximity thermal electric and magnetic field optical acoustic RF inertial and bioelectric Simple sensor processing algorithms and wired and wireless network standards are also discussed Students are required to complete written assignments a set of laboratories and a final project https://ocw.mit.edu/courses/media-arts-and-sciences/mas-836-sensor-technologies-for-interactive-environments-spring-2011 https://ocw.mit.edu/courses/media-arts-and-sciences/mas-836-sensor-technologies-for-interactive-environments-spring-2011 MAS.836 Sensor Technologies for Interactive Environments (MIT) This course is a broad introduction to a host of sensor technologies illustrated by applications drawn from human computer interfaces and ubiquitous computing After extensively reviewing electronics for sensor signal conditioning the lectures cover the principles and operation of a variety of sensor architectures and modalities including pressure strain displacement proximity thermal electric and magnetic field optical acoustic RF inertial and bioelectric Simple sensor processing algorithms and wired and wireless network standards are also discussed Students are required to complete written assignments a set of laboratories and a final project https://dspace.mit.edu/handle/1721.1/69824 https://dspace.mit.edu/handle/1721.1/69824 3.051J Materials for Biomedical Applications (MIT) 3.051J Materials for Biomedical Applications (MIT) This class provides an introduction to the interactions between cells and the surfaces of biomaterials The course covers surface chemistry and physics of selected metals polymers and ceramics surface characterization methodology modification of biomaterials surfaces quantitative assays of cell behavior in culture biosensors and microarrays bulk properties of implants and acute and chronic response to implanted biomaterials General topics include biosensors drug delivery and tissue engineering This class provides an introduction to the interactions between cells and the surfaces of biomaterials The course covers surface chemistry and physics of selected metals polymers and ceramics surface characterization methodology modification of biomaterials surfaces quantitative assays of cell behavior in culture biosensors and microarrays bulk properties of implants and acute and chronic response to implanted biomaterials General topics include biosensors drug delivery and tissue engineering http://ocw.mit.edu/courses/materials-science-and-engineering/3-051j-materials-for-biomedical-applications-spring-2006 http://ocw.mit.edu/courses/materials-science-and-engineering/3-051j-materials-for-biomedical-applications-spring-2006 3.45 Magnetic Materials (MIT) 3.45 Magnetic Materials (MIT) This course will cover the following topics Magnetostatics Origin of magnetism in materials Magnetic domains and domain walls Magnetic anisotropy Reversible and irreversible magnetization processes Hard and soft magnetic materials Magnetic recording Special topics include magnetism of thin films surfaces and fine particles transport in ferromagnets magnetoresistive sensors and amorphous magnetic materials This course will cover the following topics Magnetostatics Origin of magnetism in materials Magnetic domains and domain walls Magnetic anisotropy Reversible and irreversible magnetization processes Hard and soft magnetic materials Magnetic recording Special topics include magnetism of thin films surfaces and fine particles transport in ferromagnets magnetoresistive sensors and amorphous magnetic materials http://ocw.mit.edu/courses/materials-science-and-engineering/3-45-magnetic-materials-spring-2004 http://ocw.mit.edu/courses/materials-science-and-engineering/3-45-magnetic-materials-spring-2004 9.01 Neuroscience and Behavior (MIT) 9.01 Neuroscience and Behavior (MIT) Includes audio video content AV lectures This course covers the relation of structure and function at various levels of neuronal integration Topics include functional neuroanatomy and neurophysiology sensory and motor systems centrally programmed behavior sensory systems sleep and dreaming motivation and reward emotional displays of various types higher functions and the neocortex and neural processes in learning and memory Includes audio video content AV lectures This course covers the relation of structure and function at various levels of neuronal integration Topics include functional neuroanatomy and neurophysiology sensory and motor systems centrally programmed behavior sensory systems sleep and dreaming motivation and reward emotional displays of various types higher functions and the neocortex and neural processes in learning and memory http://ocw.mit.edu/courses/brain-and-cognitive-sciences/9-01-neuroscience-and-behavior-fall-2003 http://ocw.mit.edu/courses/brain-and-cognitive-sciences/9-01-neuroscience-and-behavior-fall-2003 3.051J Materials for Biomedical Applications (MIT) 3.051J Materials for Biomedical Applications (MIT) This course gives an introduction to the interactions between proteins cells and surfaces of biomaterials 160 It includes surface chemistry and physics of selected metals polymers and ceramics modification of biomaterials surfaces and surface characterization methodology quantitative assays of cell behavior in culture and methods of statistical analysis organ replacement therapies and acute and chronic response to implanted biomaterials The course includes topics in biosensors drug delivery and tissue engineering This course gives an introduction to the interactions between proteins cells and surfaces of biomaterials 160 It includes surface chemistry and physics of selected metals polymers and ceramics modification of biomaterials surfaces and surface characterization methodology quantitative assays of cell behavior in culture and methods of statistical analysis organ replacement therapies and acute and chronic response to implanted biomaterials The course includes topics in biosensors drug delivery and tissue engineering http://dspace.mit.edu/handle/1721.1/34966 http://dspace.mit.edu/handle/1721.1/34966 21A.260 Culture, Embodiment and the Senses (MIT) 21A.260 Culture, Embodiment and the Senses (MIT) Culture Embodiment and the Senses will provide an historical and cross cultural analysis of the politics of sensory experience The subject will address western philosophical debates about mind brain emotion and the body and the historical value placed upon sight reason and rationality versus smell taste and touch as acceptable modes of knowing and knowledge production We will assess cultural traditions that challenge scientific interpretations of experience arising from western philosophical and physiological models The class will examine how sensory experience lies beyond the realm of individual physiological or psychological responses and occurs within a culturally elaborated field of social relations Finally we will debate how discourse about the senses is a product of pa Culture Embodiment and the Senses will provide an historical and cross cultural analysis of the politics of sensory experience The subject will address western philosophical debates about mind brain emotion and the body and the historical value placed upon sight reason and rationality versus smell taste and touch as acceptable modes of knowing and knowledge production We will assess cultural traditions that challenge scientific interpretations of experience arising from western philosophical and physiological models The class will examine how sensory experience lies beyond the realm of individual physiological or psychological responses and occurs within a culturally elaborated field of social relations Finally we will debate how discourse about the senses is a product of pa http://ocw.mit.edu/courses/anthropology/21a-260-culture-embodiment-and-the-senses-fall-2005 http://ocw.mit.edu/courses/anthropology/21a-260-culture-embodiment-and-the-senses-fall-2005 16.430J Sensory-Neural Systems: Spatial Orientation from End Organs to Behavior and Adaptation (MIT) This course introduces sensory systems and multi sensory fusion using the vestibular and spatial orientation systems as a model Topics range from end organ dynamics to neural responses to sensory integration to behavior and adaptation with particular application to balance posture and locomotion under normal gravity and space conditions Depending upon the background and interests of the students advanced term project topics might include motion sickness astronaut adaptation artificial gravity lunar surface locomotion vestibulo cardiovascular responses vestibular neural prostheses or other topics of interest https://ocw.mit.edu/courses/aeronautics-and-astronautics/16-430j-sensory-neural-systems-spatial-orientation-from-end-organs-to-behavior-and-adaptation-spring-2012 https://ocw.mit.edu/courses/aeronautics-and-astronautics/16-430j-sensory-neural-systems-spatial-orientation-from-end-organs-to-behavior-and-adaptation-spring-2012 2.996 Biomedical Devices Design Laboratory (MIT) 2.996 Biomedical Devices Design Laboratory (MIT) This course provides intensive coverage of the theory and practice of electromechanical instrument design with application to biomedical devices Students will work with MGH doctors to develop new medical products from concept to prototype development and testing Lectures will present techniques for designing electronic circuits as part of complete sensor systems Topics covered include basic electronics circuits principles of accuracy op amp circuits analog signal conditioning power supplies microprocessors wireless communications sensors and sensor interface circuits Labs will cover practical printed circuit board PCB design including component selection PCB layout assembly and planning and budgeting for large projects Problem sets and labs in the first six weeks are in This course provides intensive coverage of the theory and practice of electromechanical instrument design with application to biomedical devices Students will work with MGH doctors to develop new medical products from concept to prototype development and testing Lectures will present techniques for designing electronic circuits as part of complete sensor systems Topics covered include basic electronics circuits principles of accuracy op amp circuits analog signal conditioning power supplies microprocessors wireless communications sensors and sensor interface circuits Labs will cover practical printed circuit board PCB design including component selection PCB layout assembly and planning and budgeting for large projects Problem sets and labs in the first six weeks are in http://ocw.mit.edu/courses/mechanical-engineering/2-996-biomedical-devices-design-laboratory-fall-2007 http://ocw.mit.edu/courses/mechanical-engineering/2-996-biomedical-devices-design-laboratory-fall-2007 ón electrónica I ón electrónica I Se trata de conocer los conceptos de un sistema generalizado de instrumentaci n y medida centr ndonos en el estudio de los sensores y transductores de tipo el ctrico y de los circuitos acondicionadores asociados Mediante el estudio de las caracter sticas est ticas de los sensores y analizando los circuitos potenciom trico puente de Wheatstone y circuitos amplificadores en especial el amplificador de instrumentaci n se dotar al alumno de los esquemas b sicos utilizados en instrumentaci n electr nica Finalmente se analizar n los sensores y los circuitos acondicionadores correspondientes que se utilizan en las medidas de mayor uso y aplicaci n industrial Se trata de conocer los conceptos de un sistema generalizado de instrumentaci n y medida centr ndonos en el estudio de los sensores y transductores de tipo el ctrico y de los circuitos acondicionadores asociados Mediante el estudio de las caracter sticas est ticas de los sensores y analizando los circuitos potenciom trico puente de Wheatstone y circuitos amplificadores en especial el amplificador de instrumentaci n se dotar al alumno de los esquemas b sicos utilizados en instrumentaci n electr nica Finalmente se analizar n los sensores y los circuitos acondicionadores correspondientes que se utilizan en las medidas de mayor uso y aplicaci n industrial http://ocw.uc3m.es/tecnologia-electronica/instrumentacion-electronica-i http://ocw.uc3m.es/tecnologia-electronica/instrumentacion-electronica-i Electronic Instrumentation and Laboratory of Electronic Instrumentation Electronic Instrumentation and Laboratory of Electronic Instrumentation Firstly the course begins with an introduction to Instrumentation Systems to solve the problem of measurements of physical systems how to analyze experimental data and metrological aspects Secondly analog signal conditioning is presented along the main electronic circuits used and the influence of noise and interference in order to design such circuits Thirdly several sensors and electronic and optoelectronic transducers are described attending their electronic and optical characteristics along with their applications in several fields as position displacement temperature etc Finally and due to their interest some electronic and optoelectronic sensors for biomedical instrumentation are also described After the course the student should be able to solve basic instrumentation pro Firstly the course begins with an introduction to Instrumentation Systems to solve the problem of measurements of physical systems how to analyze experimental data and metrological aspects Secondly analog signal conditioning is presented along the main electronic circuits used and the influence of noise and interference in order to design such circuits Thirdly several sensors and electronic and optoelectronic transducers are described attending their electronic and optical characteristics along with their applications in several fields as position displacement temperature etc Finally and due to their interest some electronic and optoelectronic sensors for biomedical instrumentation are also described After the course the student should be able to solve basic instrumentation pro http://ocw.uc3m.es/tecnologia-electronica/electronic-instrumentation-and-laboratory-of-electronic-instrumentation http://ocw.uc3m.es/tecnologia-electronica/electronic-instrumentation-and-laboratory-of-electronic-instrumentation 6.641 Electromagnetic Fields, Forces, and Motion (MIT) 6.641 Electromagnetic Fields, Forces, and Motion (MIT) Includes audio video content AV faculty introductions This course examines electric and magnetic quasistatic forms of Maxwell s equations applied to dielectric conduction and magnetization boundary value problems Topics covered include electromagnetic forces force densities and stress tensors including magnetization and polarization thermodynamics of electromagnetic fields equations of motion and energy conservation applications to synchronous induction and commutator machines sensors and transducers microelectromechanical systems propagation and stability of electromechanical waves and charge transport phenomena Acknowledgments The instructor would like to thank Thomas Larsen and Matthew Pegler for transcribing into LaTeX the homework problems homework solutions and Includes audio video content AV faculty introductions This course examines electric and magnetic quasistatic forms of Maxwell s equations applied to dielectric conduction and magnetization boundary value problems Topics covered include electromagnetic forces force densities and stress tensors including magnetization and polarization thermodynamics of electromagnetic fields equations of motion and energy conservation applications to synchronous induction and commutator machines sensors and transducers microelectromechanical systems propagation and stability of electromechanical waves and charge transport phenomena Acknowledgments The instructor would like to thank Thomas Larsen and Matthew Pegler for transcribing into LaTeX the homework problems homework solutions and http://ocw.mit.edu/courses/electrical-engineering-and-computer-science/6-641-electromagnetic-fields-forces-and-motion-spring-2009 http://ocw.mit.edu/courses/electrical-engineering-and-computer-science/6-641-electromagnetic-fields-forces-and-motion-spring-2009 2.717J Optical Engineering (MIT) 2.717J Optical Engineering (MIT) This course concerns the theory and practice of optical methods in engineering and system design with an emphasis on diffraction statistical optics holography and imaging It provides the engineering methodology skills necessary to incorporate optical components in systems serving diverse areas such as precision engineering and metrology bio imaging and computing sensors data storage communication in multi processor systems Experimental demonstrations and a design project are included This course concerns the theory and practice of optical methods in engineering and system design with an emphasis on diffraction statistical optics holography and imaging It provides the engineering methodology skills necessary to incorporate optical components in systems serving diverse areas such as precision engineering and metrology bio imaging and computing sensors data storage communication in multi processor systems Experimental demonstrations and a design project are included http://ocw.mit.edu/courses/mechanical-engineering/2-717j-optical-engineering-spring-2002 http://ocw.mit.edu/courses/mechanical-engineering/2-717j-optical-engineering-spring-2002 2.75 Precision Machine Design (MIT) 2.75 Precision Machine Design (MIT) Intensive coverage of precision engineering theory heuristics and applications pertaining to the design of systems ranging from consumer products to machine tools Topics covered include economics project management and design philosophy principles of accuracy repeatability and resolution error budgeting sensors sensor mounting systems design bearings actuators and transmissions system integration driven by functional requirements and operating physics Emphasis on developing creative designs which are optimized by analytical techniques applied via spreadsheets This is a projects course with lectures consisting of design teams presenting their work and the class helping to develop solutions thereby everyone learning from everyone s projects Intensive coverage of precision engineering theory heuristics and applications pertaining to the design of systems ranging from consumer products to machine tools Topics covered include economics project management and design philosophy principles of accuracy repeatability and resolution error budgeting sensors sensor mounting systems design bearings actuators and transmissions system integration driven by functional requirements and operating physics Emphasis on developing creative designs which are optimized by analytical techniques applied via spreadsheets This is a projects course with lectures consisting of design teams presenting their work and the class helping to develop solutions thereby everyone learning from everyone s projects http://ocw.mit.edu/courses/mechanical-engineering/2-75-precision-machine-design-fall-2001 http://ocw.mit.edu/courses/mechanical-engineering/2-75-precision-machine-design-fall-2001 Promoting children\'s sensory and intellectual development Zipped website Promoting children s sensory and intellectual development The Unit C10 involves promoting children s sensory and intellectual development Aspects of Holistic Child Development Sequence and Processes of Intellectual and Language Development Learning Theories Social Learning Theory Behaviourist Learning Theory Constructivist Learning Theory Conceptual Development Piaget Cognitive Stages of Learning Piaget Promoting Sensory and Intellectual Development http://dspace.jorum.ac.uk/xmlui/handle/10949/15323 http://dspace.jorum.ac.uk/xmlui/handle/10949/15323 6.013 Electromagnetics and Applications (MIT) 6.013 Electromagnetics and Applications (MIT) Includes audio video content AV special element video This course explores electromagnetic phenomena in modern applications including wireless and optical communications circuits computer interconnects and peripherals microwave communications and radar antennas sensors micro electromechanical systems and power generation and transmission Fundamentals include quasistatic and dynamic solutions to Maxwell s equations waves radiation and diffraction coupling to media and structures guided waves resonance acoustic analogs and forces power and energy Includes audio video content AV special element video This course explores electromagnetic phenomena in modern applications including wireless and optical communications circuits computer interconnects and peripherals microwave communications and radar antennas sensors micro electromechanical systems and power generation and transmission Fundamentals include quasistatic and dynamic solutions to Maxwell s equations waves radiation and diffraction coupling to media and structures guided waves resonance acoustic analogs and forces power and energy http://ocw.mit.edu/courses/electrical-engineering-and-computer-science/6-013-electromagnetics-and-applications-spring-2009 http://ocw.mit.edu/courses/electrical-engineering-and-computer-science/6-013-electromagnetics-and-applications-spring-2009 SP.293 Lego Robotics (MIT) SP.293 Lego Robotics (MIT) LEGO robotics uses LEGO s as a fun tool to explore robotics mechanical systems electronics and programming This seminar is primarily a lab experience which provides students with resources to design build and program functional robots constructed from LEGO s and a few other parts such as motors and sensors LEGO robotics uses LEGO s as a fun tool to explore robotics mechanical systems electronics and programming This seminar is primarily a lab experience which provides students with resources to design build and program functional robots constructed from LEGO s and a few other parts such as motors and sensors http://ocw.mit.edu/courses/special-programs/sp-293-lego-robotics-spring-2007 http://ocw.mit.edu/courses/special-programs/sp-293-lego-robotics-spring-2007 3.225 Electronic and Mechanical Properties of Materials (MIT) 3.225 Electronic and Mechanical Properties of Materials (MIT) This course covers the fundamental concepts that determine the electrical optical magnetic and mechanical properties of metals semiconductors ceramics and polymers The roles of bonding structure crystalline defect energy band and microstructure and composition in influencing and controlling physical properties are discussed Also included are case studies drawn from a variety of applications semiconductor diodes and optical detectors sensors thin films biomaterials composites and cellular materials and others This course covers the fundamental concepts that determine the electrical optical magnetic and mechanical properties of metals semiconductors ceramics and polymers The roles of bonding structure crystalline defect energy band and microstructure and composition in influencing and controlling physical properties are discussed Also included are case studies drawn from a variety of applications semiconductor diodes and optical detectors sensors thin films biomaterials composites and cellular materials and others http://ocw.mit.edu/courses/materials-science-and-engineering/3-225-electronic-and-mechanical-properties-of-materials-fall-2007 http://ocw.mit.edu/courses/materials-science-and-engineering/3-225-electronic-and-mechanical-properties-of-materials-fall-2007 ES.293 Lego Robotics (MIT) ES.293 Lego Robotics (MIT) LEGO robotics uses LEGO s as a fun tool to explore robotics mechanical systems electronics and programming This seminar is primarily a lab experience which provides students with resources to design build and program functional robots constructed from LEGO s and a few other parts such as motors and sensors LEGO robotics uses LEGO s as a fun tool to explore robotics mechanical systems electronics and programming This seminar is primarily a lab experience which provides students with resources to design build and program functional robots constructed from LEGO s and a few other parts such as motors and sensors http://ocw.mit.edu/courses/experimental-study-group/es-293-lego-robotics-spring-2007 http://ocw.mit.edu/courses/experimental-study-group/es-293-lego-robotics-spring-2007 17.950 Understanding Modern Military Operations (MIT) 17.950 Understanding Modern Military Operations (MIT) A proper understanding of modern military operations requires a prior understanding of both the material side of war including especially weapon sensor communication and information processing technologies and the human or organizational side of war including especially military doctrine which is an institutionalized vision within military organizations that predicts how the material tools of war will be wielded on future battlefields Military doctrine makes assumptions about the nature of future battlefields and determines what the division of labor on those battlefields will be between different military tools Doctrine also therefore determines the organizational hierarchy among the various branches of the military which wield those tools Thus one way to think of the relation A proper understanding of modern military operations requires a prior understanding of both the material side of war including especially weapon sensor communication and information processing technologies and the human or organizational side of war including especially military doctrine which is an institutionalized vision within military organizations that predicts how the material tools of war will be wielded on future battlefields Military doctrine makes assumptions about the nature of future battlefields and determines what the division of labor on those battlefields will be between different military tools Doctrine also therefore determines the organizational hierarchy among the various branches of the military which wield those tools Thus one way to think of the relation http://dspace.mit.edu/handle/1721.1/65387 http://dspace.mit.edu/handle/1721.1/65387 9.04 Sensory Systems (MIT) This course examines the neural bases of sensory perception The focus is on physiological and anatomical studies of the mammalian nervous system as well as behavioral studies of animals and humans Topics include visual pattern color and depth perception auditory responses and sound localization and somatosensory perception https://ocw.mit.edu/courses/brain-and-cognitive-sciences/9-04-sensory-systems-fall-2013 https://ocw.mit.edu/courses/brain-and-cognitive-sciences/9-04-sensory-systems-fall-2013 20.462J Molecular Principles of Biomaterials (BE.462J) (MIT) 20.462J Molecular Principles of Biomaterials (BE.462J) (MIT) Analysis and design at a molecular scale of materials used in contact with biological systems including biotechnology and biomedical engineering Topics include molecular interactions between bio and synthetic molecules and surfaces design synthesis and processing approaches for materials that control cell functions and application of state of the art materials science to problems in tissue engineering drug delivery biosensors and cell guiding surfaces Technical RequirementsMicrosoft 174 Excel software 160 is recommended for viewing the xls files found on this course site Free 160 Microsoft 174 Excel viewer software 160 can also be used to view the xls files Microsoft 174 is a registered trademark or trademark of Microsoft Corporation in the U S Analysis and design at a molecular scale of materials used in contact with biological systems including biotechnology and biomedical engineering Topics include molecular interactions between bio and synthetic molecules and surfaces design synthesis and processing approaches for materials that control cell functions and application of state of the art materials science to problems in tissue engineering drug delivery biosensors and cell guiding surfaces Technical RequirementsMicrosoft 174 Excel software 160 is recommended for viewing the xls files found on this course site Free 160 Microsoft 174 Excel viewer software 160 can also be used to view the xls files Microsoft 174 is a registered trademark or trademark of Microsoft Corporation in the U S http://dspace.mit.edu/handle/1721.1/35718 http://dspace.mit.edu/handle/1721.1/35718 9.01 Introduction to Neuroscience (MIT) 9.01 Introduction to Neuroscience (MIT) This course is an introduction to the mammalian nervous system with emphasis on the structure and function of the human brain Topics include the function of nerve cells sensory systems control of movement learning and memory and diseases of the brain This course is an introduction to the mammalian nervous system with emphasis on the structure and function of the human brain Topics include the function of nerve cells sensory systems control of movement learning and memory and diseases of the brain http://ocw.mit.edu/courses/brain-and-cognitive-sciences/9-01-introduction-to-neuroscience-fall-2007 http://ocw.mit.edu/courses/brain-and-cognitive-sciences/9-01-introduction-to-neuroscience-fall-2007 9.011 The Brain and Cognitive Sciences I (MIT) 9.011 The Brain and Cognitive Sciences I (MIT) Survey of principles underlying the structure and function of the nervous system integrating molecular cellular and systems approaches Topics development of the nervous system and its connections cell biology or neurons neurotransmitters and synaptic transmission sensory systems of the brain the neuro endocrine system the motor system higher cortical functions behavioral and cellular analyses of learning and memory First half of an intensive two term survey of brain and behavioral studies for first year graduate students Survey of principles underlying the structure and function of the nervous system integrating molecular cellular and systems approaches Topics development of the nervous system and its connections cell biology or neurons neurotransmitters and synaptic transmission sensory systems of the brain the neuro endocrine system the motor system higher cortical functions behavioral and cellular analyses of learning and memory First half of an intensive two term survey of brain and behavioral studies for first year graduate students http://www.myoops.org/twocw/mit/Brain-and-Cognitive-Sciences/9-011The-Brain-and-Cognitive-Sciences-IFall2002/CourseHome/index.htm http://www.myoops.org/twocw/mit/Brain-and-Cognitive-Sciences/9-011The-Brain-and-Cognitive-Sciences-IFall2002/CourseHome/index.htm 9.05 Neural Basis of Movement (MIT) 9.05 Neural Basis of Movement (MIT) Surveys general principles and specific examples of motor control in biological systems Emphasizes the neural mechanisms underlying different aspects of movement and movement planning Covers sensory reception reflex arcs spinal cord organization pattern generators muscle function locomotion eye movement and cognitive aspects of motor control Functions of central motor structures including cerebellum basal ganglia and cerebral cortex considered Cortical plasticity motor learning and computational approaches to motor control and motor disorders are discussed Surveys general principles and specific examples of motor control in biological systems Emphasizes the neural mechanisms underlying different aspects of movement and movement planning Covers sensory reception reflex arcs spinal cord organization pattern generators muscle function locomotion eye movement and cognitive aspects of motor control Functions of central motor structures including cerebellum basal ganglia and cerebral cortex considered Cortical plasticity motor learning and computational approaches to motor control and motor disorders are discussed http://www.myoops.org/twocw/mit/Brain-and-Cognitive-Sciences/9-05Neural-Basis-of-MovementSpring2003/CourseHome/index.htm http://www.myoops.org/twocw/mit/Brain-and-Cognitive-Sciences/9-05Neural-Basis-of-MovementSpring2003/CourseHome/index.htm 2.12 Introduction to Robotics (MIT) 2.12 Introduction to Robotics (MIT) 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 dynamics 3D graphic simulation control design actuators and sensors wireless networking task modeling human machine interface and embedded software Weekly laboratories provide experience with servo drives real time control and embedded software Students will design and fabricate working robotic systems in a group based term project Technical RequirementsRealOne trade Player nbsp software is required to run the rm files found on this course site 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 dynamics 3D graphic simulation control design actuators and sensors wireless networking task modeling human machine interface and embedded software Weekly laboratories provide experience with servo drives real time control and embedded software Students will design and fabricate working robotic systems in a group based term project Technical RequirementsRealOne trade Player nbsp software is required to run the rm files found on this course site http://dspace.mit.edu/handle/1721.1/34967 http://dspace.mit.edu/handle/1721.1/34967 2.019 Design of Ocean Systems I (13.017) (MIT) 2.019 Design of Ocean Systems I (13.017) (MIT) 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 of the system including demonstration of its operation in the marine environment Spring Term Introduction to the design process and its application to ocean engineering Design project with students developing system definition and completing its preliminary design Students are instructed in the design process embedded systems programming and interfacing techniques sensors actuators and the control of marine systems Communications skills are honed through written and oral reports and engineering ethics are discussed Fall Term Students work as a group to desig 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 of the system including demonstration of its operation in the marine environment Spring Term Introduction to the design process and its application to ocean engineering Design project with students developing system definition and completing its preliminary design Students are instructed in the design process embedded systems programming and interfacing techniques sensors actuators and the control of marine systems Communications skills are honed through written and oral reports and engineering ethics are discussed Fall Term Students work as a group to desig http://dspace.mit.edu/handle/1721.1/34947 http://dspace.mit.edu/handle/1721.1/34947 BE.462J Molecular Principles of Biomaterials (MIT) BE.462J Molecular Principles of Biomaterials (MIT) Analysis and design at a molecular scale of materials used in contact with biological systems including biotechnology and biomedical engineering Topics include molecular interactions between bio and synthetic molecules and surfaces design synthesis and processing approaches for materials that control cell functions and application of state of the art materials science to problems in tissue engineering drug delivery biosensors and cell guiding surfaces Technical RequirementsMicrosoft 174 Excel software 160 is recommended for viewing the xls files found on this course site Free 160 Microsoft 174 Excel viewer software 160 can also be used to view the xls files Microsoft 174 is a registered trademark or trademark of Microsoft Corporation in the U S Analysis and design at a molecular scale of materials used in contact with biological systems including biotechnology and biomedical engineering Topics include molecular interactions between bio and synthetic molecules and surfaces design synthesis and processing approaches for materials that control cell functions and application of state of the art materials science to problems in tissue engineering drug delivery biosensors and cell guiding surfaces Technical RequirementsMicrosoft 174 Excel software 160 is recommended for viewing the xls files found on this course site Free 160 Microsoft 174 Excel viewer software 160 can also be used to view the xls files Microsoft 174 is a registered trademark or trademark of Microsoft Corporation in the U S http://dspace.mit.edu/handle/1721.1/36892 http://dspace.mit.edu/handle/1721.1/36892 6.777J Design and Fabrication of Microelectromechanical Devices (MIT) 6 777J 2 372J is an introduction to microsystem design Topics covered include material properties microfabrication technologies structural behavior sensing methods fluid flow microscale transport noise and amplifiers feedback systems Student teams design microsystems sensors actuators and sensing control systems of a variety of types e g optical MEMS bioMEMS inertial sensors to meet a set of performance specifications e g sensitivity signal to noise using a realistic microfabrication process There is an emphasis on modeling and simulation in the design process Prior fabrication experience is desirable The course is worth 4 Engineering Design Points https://ocw.mit.edu/courses/electrical-engineering-and-computer-science/6-777j-design-and-fabrication-of-microelectromechanical-devices-spring-2007 https://ocw.mit.edu/courses/electrical-engineering-and-computer-science/6-777j-design-and-fabrication-of-microelectromechanical-devices-spring-2007 9.011 The Brain and Cognitive Sciences I (MIT) 9.011 The Brain and Cognitive Sciences I (MIT) Survey of principles underlying the structure and function of the nervous system integrating molecular cellular and systems approaches Topics development of the nervous system and its connections cell biology or neurons neurotransmitters and synaptic transmission sensory systems of the brain the neuro endocrine system the motor system higher cortical functions behavioral and cellular analyses of learning and memory First half of an intensive two term survey of brain and behavioral studies for first year graduate students Survey of principles underlying the structure and function of the nervous system integrating molecular cellular and systems approaches Topics development of the nervous system and its connections cell biology or neurons neurotransmitters and synaptic transmission sensory systems of the brain the neuro endocrine system the motor system higher cortical functions behavioral and cellular analyses of learning and memory First half of an intensive two term survey of brain and behavioral studies for first year graduate students http://ocw.mit.edu/courses/brain-and-cognitive-sciences/9-011-the-brain-and-cognitive-sciences-i-fall-2002 http://ocw.mit.edu/courses/brain-and-cognitive-sciences/9-011-the-brain-and-cognitive-sciences-i-fall-2002 6.641 Electromagnetic Fields, Forces, and Motion (MIT) 6.641 Electromagnetic Fields, Forces, and Motion (MIT) 6 641 examines electric and magnetic quasistatic forms of Maxwell s equations applied to dielectric conduction and magnetization boundary value problems Topics covered include electromagnetic forces force densities and stress tensors including magnetization and polarization thermodynamics of electromagnetic fields equations of motion and energy conservation applications to synchronous induction and commutator machines sensors and transducers microelectromechanical systems propagation and stability of electromechanical waves and charge transport phenomena Technical RequirementsRealOne 8482 Player software 160 is required to run the rm files found on this course site RealOne 8482 is a trademark or a registered trademark of RealNetworks Inc 6 641 examines electric and magnetic quasistatic forms of Maxwell s equations applied to dielectric conduction and magnetization boundary value problems Topics covered include electromagnetic forces force densities and stress tensors including magnetization and polarization thermodynamics of electromagnetic fields equations of motion and energy conservation applications to synchronous induction and commutator machines sensors and transducers microelectromechanical systems propagation and stability of electromechanical waves and charge transport phenomena Technical RequirementsRealOne 8482 Player software 160 is required to run the rm files found on this course site RealOne 8482 is a trademark or a registered trademark of RealNetworks Inc http://dspace.mit.edu/handle/1721.1/36881 http://dspace.mit.edu/handle/1721.1/36881 9.05 Neural Basis of Movement (MIT) 9.05 Neural Basis of Movement (MIT) Surveys general principles and specific examples of motor control in biological systems Emphasizes the neural mechanisms underlying different aspects of movement and movement planning Covers sensory reception reflex arcs spinal cord organization pattern generators muscle function locomotion eye movement and cognitive aspects of motor control Functions of central motor structures including cerebellum basal ganglia and cerebral cortex considered Cortical plasticity motor learning and computational approaches to motor control and motor disorders are discussed Surveys general principles and specific examples of motor control in biological systems Emphasizes the neural mechanisms underlying different aspects of movement and movement planning Covers sensory reception reflex arcs spinal cord organization pattern generators muscle function locomotion eye movement and cognitive aspects of motor control Functions of central motor structures including cerebellum basal ganglia and cerebral cortex considered Cortical plasticity motor learning and computational approaches to motor control and motor disorders are discussed http://ocw.mit.edu/courses/brain-and-cognitive-sciences/9-05-neural-basis-of-movement-spring-2003 http://ocw.mit.edu/courses/brain-and-cognitive-sciences/9-05-neural-basis-of-movement-spring-2003 9.913-A Intensive Neuroanatomy (MIT) 9.913-A Intensive Neuroanatomy (MIT) The course will start with an overview of the central and peripheral nervous systems CNS and PNS the development of their structure and major divisions The major functional components of the CNS will then be reviewed individually Topography functional distribution of nerve cell bodies ascending and descending tracts in the spinal cord Brainstem organization and functional components including cranial nerve nuclei ascending descending pathways amine containing cells structure and information flow in the cerebellar and vestibular systems Distribution of the cranial nerves resolution of their skeletal and branchial arch components Functional divisions of the Diencephalon and Telencephalon The course will then continue with how these various CNS pieces and parts work together The course will start with an overview of the central and peripheral nervous systems CNS and PNS the development of their structure and major divisions The major functional components of the CNS will then be reviewed individually Topography functional distribution of nerve cell bodies ascending and descending tracts in the spinal cord Brainstem organization and functional components including cranial nerve nuclei ascending descending pathways amine containing cells structure and information flow in the cerebellar and vestibular systems Distribution of the cranial nerves resolution of their skeletal and branchial arch components Functional divisions of the Diencephalon and Telencephalon The course will then continue with how these various CNS pieces and parts work together http://ocw.mit.edu/courses/brain-and-cognitive-sciences/9-913-a-intensive-neuroanatomy-january-iap-2002 http://ocw.mit.edu/courses/brain-and-cognitive-sciences/9-913-a-intensive-neuroanatomy-january-iap-2002 6.013 Electromagnetics and Applications (MIT) 6.013 Electromagnetics and Applications (MIT) This course explores electromagnetic phenomena in modern applications including wireless communications circuits computer interconnects and peripherals optical fiber links and components microwave communications and radar antennas sensors micro electromechanical systems motors and power generation and transmission Fundamentals covered include quasistatic and dynamic solutions to Maxwell s equations waves radiation and diffraction coupling to media and structures guided and unguided waves resonance and forces power and energy Acknowledgments The instructors would like to thank Robert Haussman for transcribing into LaTeX the problem set and Quiz 2 solutions This course explores electromagnetic phenomena in modern applications including wireless communications circuits computer interconnects and peripherals optical fiber links and components microwave communications and radar antennas sensors micro electromechanical systems motors and power generation and transmission Fundamentals covered include quasistatic and dynamic solutions to Maxwell s equations waves radiation and diffraction coupling to media and structures guided and unguided waves resonance and forces power and energy Acknowledgments The instructors would like to thank Robert Haussman for transcribing into LaTeX the problem set and Quiz 2 solutions http://ocw.mit.edu/courses/electrical-engineering-and-computer-science/6-013-electromagnetics-and-applications-fall-2005 http://ocw.mit.edu/courses/electrical-engineering-and-computer-science/6-013-electromagnetics-and-applications-fall-2005 17.950 Understanding Military Operations (MIT) 17.950 Understanding Military Operations (MIT) A proper understanding of modern military operations requires a prior understanding of both the material side of war and the human or organizational side of war This seminar will break apart selected past current and future sea air space and land battlefields into their constituent parts and look at the interaction in each of those warfare areas between existing military doctrine and weapons sensors communications and information processing technologies It will specifically seek to explore how technological development whether innovative or stagnant is influenced in each warfare area by military doctrine A proper understanding of modern military operations requires a prior understanding of both the material side of war and the human or organizational side of war This seminar will break apart selected past current and future sea air space and land battlefields into their constituent parts and look at the interaction in each of those warfare areas between existing military doctrine and weapons sensors communications and information processing technologies It will specifically seek to explore how technological development whether innovative or stagnant is influenced in each warfare area by military doctrine http://ocw.mit.edu/courses/political-science/17-950-understanding-military-operations-spring-2010 http://ocw.mit.edu/courses/political-science/17-950-understanding-military-operations-spring-2010 6.641 Electromagnetic Fields, Forces, and Motion (MIT) 6.641 Electromagnetic Fields, Forces, and Motion (MIT) 6 641 examines electric and magnetic quasistatic forms of Maxwell s equations applied to dielectric conduction and magnetization boundary value problems Topics covered include electromagnetic forces force densities and stress tensors including magnetization and polarization thermodynamics of electromagnetic fields equations of motion and energy conservation applications to synchronous induction and commutator machines sensors and transducers microelectromechanical systems propagation and stability of electromechanical waves and charge transport phenomena Acknowledgement The instructor would like to thank Thomas Larsen for transcribing into LaTeX selected homework problems homework solutions and exams 6 641 examines electric and magnetic quasistatic forms of Maxwell s equations applied to dielectric conduction and magnetization boundary value problems Topics covered include electromagnetic forces force densities and stress tensors including magnetization and polarization thermodynamics of electromagnetic fields equations of motion and energy conservation applications to synchronous induction and commutator machines sensors and transducers microelectromechanical systems propagation and stability of electromechanical waves and charge transport phenomena Acknowledgement The instructor would like to thank Thomas Larsen for transcribing into LaTeX selected homework problems homework solutions and exams http://ocw.mit.edu/courses/electrical-engineering-and-computer-science/6-641-electromagnetic-fields-forces-and-motion-spring-2005 http://ocw.mit.edu/courses/electrical-engineering-and-computer-science/6-641-electromagnetic-fields-forces-and-motion-spring-2005 9.04 Neural Basis of Vision and Audition (MIT) 9.04 Neural Basis of Vision and Audition (MIT) This course examines the neural bases of visual and auditory processing for perception and sensorimotor control focusing on physiological and anatomical studies of the mammalian nervous system as well as behavioral studies of animals and humans Visual pattern color and depth perception auditory responses and speech coding and spatial localization are studied This course examines the neural bases of visual and auditory processing for perception and sensorimotor control focusing on physiological and anatomical studies of the mammalian nervous system as well as behavioral studies of animals and humans Visual pattern color and depth perception auditory responses and speech coding and spatial localization are studied http://dspace.mit.edu/handle/1721.1/91561 http://dspace.mit.edu/handle/1721.1/91561 1.212J An Introduction to Intelligent Transportation Systems (MIT) 1.212J An Introduction to Intelligent Transportation Systems (MIT) Intelligent Transportation Systems ITS represent a major transition in transportation on many dimensions This course considers ITS as a lens through which one can view many transportation and societal issues ITS is an international program intended to improve the effectiveness and efficiency of surface transportation systems through advanced technologies in information systems communications and sensors In the United States ITS represents the major post Interstate era program for advancing surface transportation in highways and public transportation and is potentially comparable to the air traffic control system in impact The readings for the class come primarily from the instructor s own text Sussman Joseph Perspectives on Intelligent Transportation Systems ITS New York Intelligent Transportation Systems ITS represent a major transition in transportation on many dimensions This course considers ITS as a lens through which one can view many transportation and societal issues ITS is an international program intended to improve the effectiveness and efficiency of surface transportation systems through advanced technologies in information systems communications and sensors In the United States ITS represents the major post Interstate era program for advancing surface transportation in highways and public transportation and is potentially comparable to the air traffic control system in impact The readings for the class come primarily from the instructor s own text Sussman Joseph Perspectives on Intelligent Transportation Systems ITS New York http://ocw.mit.edu/courses/civil-and-environmental-engineering/1-212j-an-introduction-to-intelligent-transportation-systems-spring-2005 http://ocw.mit.edu/courses/civil-and-environmental-engineering/1-212j-an-introduction-to-intelligent-transportation-systems-spring-2005 6.013 Electromagnetics and Applications (MIT) 6.013 Electromagnetics and Applications (MIT) This course explores electromagnetic phenomena in modern applications including wireless communications circuits computer interconnects and peripherals optical fiber links and components microwave communications and radar antennas sensors micro electromechanical systems motors and power generation and transmission Fundamentals covered include quasistatic and dynamic solutions to Maxwell s equations waves radiation and diffraction coupling to media and structures guided and unguided waves resonance and forces power and energy The instructors of this course extend a general acknowledgment to the many students and instructors who have made major contributions to the 6 013 course materials over the years and apologize for any residual errors that may remain in these writ This course explores electromagnetic phenomena in modern applications including wireless communications circuits computer interconnects and peripherals optical fiber links and components microwave communications and radar antennas sensors micro electromechanical systems motors and power generation and transmission Fundamentals covered include quasistatic and dynamic solutions to Maxwell s equations waves radiation and diffraction coupling to media and structures guided and unguided waves resonance and forces power and energy The instructors of this course extend a general acknowledgment to the many students and instructors who have made major contributions to the 6 013 course materials over the years and apologize for any residual errors that may remain in these writ http://dspace.mit.edu/handle/1721.1/49509 http://dspace.mit.edu/handle/1721.1/49509 9.14 Brain Structure and Its Origins (MIT) 9.14 Brain Structure and Its Origins (MIT) Includes audio video content AV lectures This course provides an outline of vertebrate functional neuroanatomy aided by studies of comparative neuroanatomy and evolution and by studies of brain development Topics include early steps to a central nervous system basic patterns of brain and spinal cord connections regional development and differentiation regeneration motor and sensory pathways and structures systems underlying motivations innate action patterns formation of habits and various cognitive functions In addition lab techniques are reviewed and students perform brain dissections Includes audio video content AV lectures This course provides an outline of vertebrate functional neuroanatomy aided by studies of comparative neuroanatomy and evolution and by studies of brain development Topics include early steps to a central nervous system basic patterns of brain and spinal cord connections regional development and differentiation regeneration motor and sensory pathways and structures systems underlying motivations innate action patterns formation of habits and various cognitive functions In addition lab techniques are reviewed and students perform brain dissections http://ocw.mit.edu/courses/brain-and-cognitive-sciences/9-14-brain-structure-and-its-origins-spring-2014 http://ocw.mit.edu/courses/brain-and-cognitive-sciences/9-14-brain-structure-and-its-origins-spring-2014 9.01 Introduction to Neuroscience (MIT) 9.01 Introduction to Neuroscience (MIT) This course begins with the study of nerve cells which includes their structure the propagation of nerve impulses and transfer of information between nerve cells the effect of drugs on this process and the development of nerve cells into the brain and spinal cord Next sensory systems such as hearing vision and touch are covered as well as a discussion on how physical energy such as light is converted into neural signals where these signals travel in the brain and how they are processed Other topics include the control of voluntary movement the neurochemical bases of brain diseases and those systems which control sleep and consciousness learning and memory This course begins with the study of nerve cells which includes their structure the propagation of nerve impulses and transfer of information between nerve cells the effect of drugs on this process and the development of nerve cells into the brain and spinal cord Next sensory systems such as hearing vision and touch are covered as well as a discussion on how physical energy such as light is converted into neural signals where these signals travel in the brain and how they are processed Other topics include the control of voluntary movement the neurochemical bases of brain diseases and those systems which control sleep and consciousness learning and memory http://dspace.mit.edu/handle/1721.1/49421 http://dspace.mit.edu/handle/1721.1/49421 9.01 Neuroscience and Behavior (MIT) Relation of structure and function at various levels of neuronal integration Topics include functional neuroanatomy and neurophysiology sensory and motor systems centrally programmed behavior sensory systems sleep and dreaming motivation and reward emotional displays of various types higher functions and the neocortex and neural processes in learning and memory In order to improve writing skills in describing experiments and reviewing journal publications in neuroscience students are required to complete four homework assignments and one literature review with revision 160 Technical RequirementsMedia player software such as 160 Quicktime Player 160 RealOne Player or 160 Windows Media Player is required to run the mp3 files found on this cou https://dspace.mit.edu/handle/1721.1/35735 https://dspace.mit.edu/handle/1721.1/35735 2.019 Design of Ocean Systems (MIT) 2.019 Design of Ocean Systems (MIT) 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 and thermal aspects of ocean vehicles environment materials and construction for ocean use electronics sensors and actuators Student teams work within schedule and budget setting goals reviewing progress and making regular and final presentations Instruction and practice occur in oral and written communication 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 and thermal aspects of ocean vehicles environment materials and construction for ocean use electronics sensors and actuators Student teams work within schedule and budget setting goals reviewing progress and making regular and final presentations Instruction and practice occur in oral and written communication http://dspace.mit.edu/handle/1721.1/74137 http://dspace.mit.edu/handle/1721.1/74137