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Plastics in Infrastructure and the Environment (edX)

May 16th 2022
Plastics in Infrastructure and the Environment (edX)
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Through this course, students will gain an appreciation of the complexity of issues surrounding polymers in civil and environmental engineering. During this course, you will examine the fundamental concepts that are the foundation of polymer science and engineering and gain an appreciation of the field’s complexity and multidisciplinary nature. [...]

Fundamentals of Current Flow (edX)

Gain a new perspective on electron flow in solids with this insightful introduction. Very different from what is taught in standard courses, "Fundamentals of Current Flow" provides a unified conceptual framework for ballistic and diffusive transport of both electrons and phonons - essential information for understanding nanoelectronic [...]

Fiber Optic Communications (edX)

Mar 28th 2022
Fiber Optic Communications (edX)
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Learn about the fundamentals of fiber optic communications, with emphasis on the historical background, current practice, and future directions. This course will aim to introduce students to the fundamentals of fiber optic communications, which constitute the backbone of the internet.

Computer Applications of Artificial Intelligence and e-Construction (edX)

Mar 28th 2022
Computer Applications of Artificial Intelligence and e-Construction (edX)
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Learn the fundamentals of artificial intelligence, machine learning, natural language processing and their applications in e-Construction. This course is the third in a sequence of interrelated courses of the current computer applications in the construction industry. The emphasis of this course is the advanced computational tools including artificial intelligence, [...]

Modern Biotechnologies for Wastewater Treatment (edX)

Mar 28th 2022
Modern Biotechnologies for Wastewater Treatment (edX)
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This course introduces modern biotechnologies for wastewater treatment. Modern biotechnologies have been widely used in clinical diagnosis, food production, and the pharmaceutical industry. Their applications in wastewater treatment have greatly improved the accuracy and efficiency of characterizing biological systems in biological wastewater treatment plants and the natural [...]

Groundwater Contamination (edX)

The Earth is blue for its oceans and green for its groundwater. Access to clean freshwater is essential yet human activities deteriorate water quality. This unit describes contaminant transport in aquifers. Groundwater is the water beneath the ground surface. It is a vast freshwater reservoir often overlooked because invisible, [...]

Applied Quantum Computing III: Algorithm and Software (edX)

Mar 28th 2022
Applied Quantum Computing III: Algorithm and Software (edX)
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Learn domain-specific quantum algorithms and how to run them on present-day quantum hardware. This course is part III of the series of Quantum computing courses, which covers aspects from fundamentals to present-day hardware platforms to quantum software and programming. The goal of part III is to discuss some of [...]

Electrical-Based Non-Destructive Testing and Sensing (edX)

Mar 28th 2022
Electrical-Based Non-Destructive Testing and Sensing (edX)
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Learn how electrical-based nondestructive testing (NDT) methods and emerging infrastructure-sensing technologies are used to predict service life of civil engineering structures. Given that concrete elements are used in critical elements of infrastructure, determining the extent of degradation plays a critical role in managing the long-term performance of the concrete [...]

Quantum Networking (edX)

Learn about the science and engineering of future quantum networks whose security is guaranteed by laws of quantum physics. Applying exotic quantum properties such as entanglement to every-day applications such as communication and computation reveals new dimensions of such applications. Quantum encoding and entanglement distribution provide means to establish [...]

Introduction to Quantum Transport (edX)

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 [...]