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Introduction to Civil and Environmental Engineering Design I

In this sophomore design course, you will be challenged with three design tasks: a first concerning water resources/treatment, a second concerning structural design, and a third focusing on the conceptual (re)design of a large system, Boston's Back Bay. The first two tasks require the design, fabrication and testing of hardware. Several laboratory experiments will be carried out and lectures will be presented to introduce students to the conceptual and experimental basis for design in both do...

Start Date: Sep 01, 2006 Topics: Design, Environmental Engineering, General Engineering
Cost: Free

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In this sophomore design course, you will be challenged with three design tasks: a first concerning water resources/treatment, a second concerning structural design, and a third focusing on the conceptual (re)design of a large system, Boston's Back Bay. The first two tasks require the design, fabrication and testing of hardware. Several laboratory experiments will be carried out and lectures will be presented to introduce students to the conceptual and experimental basis for design in both domains.This course was based in large part on the Fall 2005 offering of 1.101, developed by Prof. Harold Hemond.

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  • Dates: Sep 01, 2006 to Dec 20, 2006
  • Days of the Week: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
  • Level of Difficulty: Beginner
  • Size: Massive Open Online Course
  • Instructors: Prof. Louis Bucciarelli, Prof. Herbert Einstein, Prof. Heidi Nepf
  • Cost: Free
  • Institution: MIT OCW
  • Topics: Design, Environmental Engineering, General Engineering

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