4.270 Innovation for Humanitarian Assistance and Disaster Relief


Class Info

Explores innovative solutions for large-scale disaster relief and humanitarian assistance (HADR) efforts. Uses case studies and interactive exercises to provide an overview of HADR activities, including generalized goals, operating environments, response communities, and technical challenges. Hands-on exercises emphasize the importance of system-oriented, sustainable design. Topics include sensing, communications, power systems, data analysis and design.

This class has no prerequisites.

4.270 will not be offered this semester. It will be available in the Spring semester, and will be instructed by M. Mazereeuw.

Lecture occurs 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM on Mondays in GARAGE.

This class counts for a total of 12 credits.

You can find more information at the Innovation for Humanitarian Assistance and Disaster Relief site or on the 4.270 Stellar site.

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