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Design of Urban Water Management Structures (edX)

Nov 1st 2021
Design of Urban Water Management Structures (edX)
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Compute design rainfall, calculate runoff and stormwater flows; design storm sewer systems and detention storage structures. Detention storage structures and storm sewer systems are used to store and transport rainfall-runoff through open ditched and underground pipes.
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Introduction to Quantum Transport (edX)

Sep 27th 2021
Introduction to Quantum Transport (edX)
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This course introduces the non-equilibrium Green’s function (NEGF) method widely used to describe quantum effects in nanoscale devices, along with its applications to spintronic devices. This course introduces the Schrödinger equation, using the tight-binding method to discuss the concept of bandstructure and E(k) relations, followed by an introduction to [...]
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Logic: The Language of Truth (FutureLearn)

Sep 20th 2021
Logic: The Language of Truth (FutureLearn)
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Learn how to use logic to evaluate arguments and discover more about philosophical concepts like truth-tables and logical form. Understand and evaluate arguments using philosophical theory. If you believe Mickey is a big mouse and Dumbo is a small elephant, then you must also believe that Mickey is a [...]
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Specialty Topics: Biology Across Disciplines (Coursera)

In this course, we will explore the applicability and relationship of biology to the arts, business, and psychology. First, we’ll discuss art as a foundational practice to biology and how biology as a science can explain how we interact with the arts, in particular, our experiences making and listening [...]
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Metagenomics applied to surveillance of pathogens and antimicrobial resistance (Coursera)

The field of metagenomics and whole community sequencing is a promising area to unravel the content of microbial communities and their relationship to disease and antimicrobial resistance in the human population. Bioinformatic tools are extremely important for making sense out of metagenomics data, by estimating the presence of [...]
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Life, Health and Radiation (Coursera)

Radiation is all around us - without it we wouldn’t exist. Yet the word has become synonymous with danger, death and disaster. This MOOC will allow the world to see radiation in a new light, to expose its benefits as well as its risks. X-ray radiation, for example, is [...]
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Bugs 101: Insect-Human Interactions (Coursera)

Of all the animals on earth, which are the strongest for their size? What about the fastest? Who were the first animals to evolve flight? Insects take all of these titles and more! As the most abundant animals on the planet, insects and other arthropods affect our lives in [...]
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Evidence-based Toxicology (Coursera)

Welcome to the Evidence-based Toxicology (EBT) course. In medicine and healthcare, evidence-based medicine has revolutionized the way that information is evaluated transparently and objectively. Over the past ten years, a movement in North America and Europe has attempted to translate this revolution to the field of [...]
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Introductory Human Physiology (Coursera)

Sep 20th 2021
Introductory Human Physiology (Coursera)
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In this course, students learn to recognize and to apply the basic concepts that govern integrated body function (as an intact organism) in the body's nine organ systems.
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The Quantum Internet and Quantum Computers: How Will They Change the World? (edX)

Discover quantum computers and the quantum internet. Learn the principles and promises behind these developments and how they will impact our future. There is no doubt that quantum computers and the quantum internet will have a great impact on our world. But we don’t yet know quite how. As [...]
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