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The Evolving Universe (Coursera)

Jun 28th 2021
The Evolving Universe (Coursera)
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This is an introductory astronomy survey class that covers our understanding of the physical universe and its major constituents, including planetary systems, stars, galaxies, black holes, quasars, larger structures, and the universe as a whole.
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The Science of the Solar System (Coursera)

Learn about the science behind the current exploration of the solar system in this free class. Use principles from physics, chemistry, biology, and geology to understand the latest from Mars, comprehend the outer solar system, ponder planets outside our solar system, and search for habitability in our neighborhood and [...]
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Getting started in cryo-EM (Coursera)

This class covers the fundamental principles underlying cryo-electron microscopy (cryo-EM) starting with the basic anatomy of electron microscopes, an introduction to Fourier transforms, and the principles of image formation. Building upon that foundation, the class then covers the sample preparation issues, data collection strategies, and basic image processing workflows [...]
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Principles of Economics with Calculus (edX)

Quantitative and model-based introduction to basic ideas in economics, and applications to a wide range of real world problems. This course provides a quantitative and model-based introduction to basic economic principles, and teaches how to apply them to make sense of a wide range of real world problems. [...]
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Pricing Options with Mathematical Models (edX)

Sep 2nd 2020
Pricing Options with Mathematical Models (edX)
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Introduction to the Black-Scholes-Merton model and other mathematical models for pricing financial derivatives and hedging risk in financial markets. This is an introductory course on options and other financial derivatives, and their applications to risk management.
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Quantum Cryptography (edX)

Learn how quantum communication provides security that is guaranteed by the laws of nature. How can you tell a secret when everyone is able to listen in? In this course, you will learn how to use quantum effects, such as quantum entanglement and uncertainty, to implement cryptographic tasks with [...]
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Learning From Data (Introductory Machine Learning) (edX)

Introductory Machine Learning course covering theory, algorithms and applications. Our focus is on real understanding, not just "knowing."
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The Caltech-JPL Summer School on Big Data Analytics (Coursera)

Sep 2nd 2014
The Caltech-JPL Summer School on Big Data Analytics (Coursera)
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This is an intensive, advanced summer school (in the sense used by scientists) in some of the methods of computational, data-intensive science. It covers a variety of topics from applied computer science and engineering, and statistics, and it requires a strong background in computing, statistics, and data-intensive [...]
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