5 Classes (63 Units)

3.091 (12), 6.UAT (9), 6.172 (18), 18.435 (12), 21M.302 (12)

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3.091 Introduction to Solid-State Chemistry

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Basic principles of chemistry and their application to engineering systems. The relationship between electronic structure, chemical bonding, and atomic order. Characterization of atomic arrangements in crystalline and amorphous solids: metals, ceramics, semiconductors, and polymers. Topical coverage of organic chemistry, solution chemistry, acid-base equilibria, electrochemistry, biochemistry, chemical kinetics, diffusion, and phase diagrams. Examples from industrial practice (including the environmental impact of chemical processes), from energy generation and storage (e.g., batteries and fuel cells), and from emerging technologies (e.g., photonic and biomedical devices).

This class has no prerequisites.

3.091 will be offered this semester (Fall 2017). It is instructed by J. Grossman.

Lecture occurs 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays in 10-250.

This class counts for a total of 12 credits.

You can find more information at the MIT site or on the 3.091 Stellar site.

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6.UAT Oral Communication

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Provides instruction in aspects of effective technical oral presentations and exposure to communication skills useful in a workplace setting. Students create, give and revise a number of presentations of varying length targeting a range of different audiences.

This class has no prerequisites.

6.UAT will be offered this semester (Fall 2017). It is instructed by T. L. Eng.

Lecture occurs 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM on Mondays and Wednesdays in 32-123.

This class counts for a total of 9 credits. This class counts as a CI-M.

You can find more information at the 6.UAT Homepage site.

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6.172 Performance Engineering of Software Systems

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Project-based introduction to building efficient, high-performance and scalable software systems. Topics include performance analysis, algorithmic techniques for high performance, instruction-level optimizations, vectorization, cache and memory hierarchy optimization, and parallel programming. Students taking graduate version complete additional assignments.

This class has 6.004, 6.006, and 6.031 as prerequisites.

6.172 will be offered this semester (Fall 2017). It is instructed by S. Amarasinghe and C. E. Leiserson.

Lecture occurs 2:30 PM to 4:00 PM on Tuesdays and Thursdays in 34-101.

This class counts for a total of 18 credits.

You can find more information on MIT OpenCourseWare at the Performance Engineering of Software Systems site or on the 6.172 Stellar site.

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18.435 Quantum Computation

Class Info

Provides an introduction to the theory and practice of quantum computation. Topics covered: physics of information processing; quantum algorithms including the factoring algorithm and Grover's search algorithm; quantum error correction; quantum communication and cryptography. Knowledge of quantum mechanics helpful but not required.

This class has no prerequisites.

18.435 will be offered this semester (Fall 2017). It is instructed by I. Chuang, E. Farhi, S. Lloyd and P. Shor.

Lecture occurs 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM on Tuesdays and Thursdays in 4-370.

This class counts for a total of 12 credits.

You can find more information at the 18.435 - Quantum Computation site or on the 18.435 Stellar site.

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21M.302 Harmony and Counterpoint II

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A continuation of 21M.301, including chromatic harmony and modulation, a more extensive composition project, keyboard laboratory, and musicianship laboratory. Limited to 20 per section.

This class has 21M.301 as a prerequisite.

21M.302 will be offered this semester (Fall 2017). It is instructed by K. Makan and M. Cuthbert.

Lecture occurs 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM on Wednesdays in 4-364.

This class counts for a total of 12 credits. This class counts as a HASS A.

You can find more information on MIT OpenCourseWare at the Harmony and Counterpoint II site or on the 21M.302 Stellar site.

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