Engineering Systems Division

  • 16.355J / ESD.355J Software Engineering Concepts, Fall 2005
    This is a reading and discussion subject on issues in the engineering of software systems and softwa
  • 16.852J / ESD.61J Integrating the Lean Enterprise, Fall 2005
    This class addresses some of the important issues involved with the planning, development, and imple
  • 16.885J / ESD.35J Aircraft Systems Engineering, Fall 2004
    Aircraft are complex products comprised of many subsystems which must meet demanding customer and op
  • 16.885J / ESD.35J Aircraft Systems Engineering, Fall 2005
    16.885J offers a holistic view of the aircraft as a system, covering: basic systems engineering; cos
  • 16.888 / ESD.77 Multidisciplinary System Design Optimization, Spring 2004
    This course is mainly focused on the quantitative aspects of design and presents a unifying framewor
  • 16.891J / ESD.129 Space Policy Seminar, Spring 2003
    The seminar explores current issues in space policy as well as the historical roots for the issues.
  • 16.892J / ESD.353J Space System Architecture and Design, Fall 2004
    Space System Architecture and Design incorporates lectures, readings and discussion on topics in the
  • 20.104J / 1.081J / ESD.053J Chemicals in the Environment: Toxicology and Public Health (BE.104J), Spring 2005
    This course addresses the challenges of defining a relationship between exposure to environmental ch
  • 10.805J / ESD.136J Technology, Law, and the Working Environment, Spring 2006
    This course addresses the relationship between technology-related problems and the law applicable to
  • 1.040 / 1.401J / ESD.018J Project Management, Spring 2004
    1.040 covers three important aspects of construction project management: the theory, methods and qua
  • 1.206J / 16.77J / ESD.215J Airline Schedule Planning, Spring 2003
    Explores a variety of models and optimization techniques for the solution of airline schedule planni
  • 1.212J / ESD.221J An Introduction to Intelligent Transportation Systems, Spring 2005
    Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS) represent a major transition in transportation on many dime
  • 1.223J / ESD.203J Transportation Policy, Strategy, and Management, Fall 2004
    This class surveys the current concepts, theories, and issues in strategic management of transportat
  • 1.224J / ESD.204J Carrier Systems, Fall 2003
    Carrier systems involve the design, operation and management of transportation networks, assets, per
  • 1.225J / ESD.205J Transportation Flow Systems, Fall 2002
    Design, operation, and management of traffic flows over complex transportation networks are the foci
  • 1.264J / ESD.264J Database, Internet, and Systems Integration Technologies, Fall 2004
    This course is a survey of information technology covering database modeling, design, and implementa
  • 6.013 / ESD.013J Electromagnetics and Applications, Fall 2005
    This course explores electromagnetic phenomena in modern applications, including wireless communicat
  • ESD.126 Energy Systems and Economic Development, Spring 2001
    A team-based policy research subject focused on evaluation of energy technologies and their implemen
  • ESD.141 Technology Policy Negotiations, Spring 2006
    This course features a core framework for an interest-based, problem-solving approach to technology,
  • ESD.290 Special Topics in Supply Chain Management, Spring 2005
    This subject presents a range of advanced topics in integrated logistics and supply chain management
  • ESD.33 Systems Engineering, Summer 2004
    Systems engineering is an interdisciplinary approach and means to enable the realization of successf
  • ESD.342 Advanced System Architecture, Spring 2006
    This course provides a deep understanding of engineering systems at a level intended for research on
  • ESD.36J / 1.432J System and Project Management, Fall 2003
    The course is designed for students in the System Design and Management (SDM) program and therefore
  • ESD.60 Lean/Six Sigma Processes, Summer 2004
    Students of this course will develop a broad understanding of Lean/Six Sigma principles and practice
  • ESD.68J / 6.978J Communications and Information Policy, Spring 2006
    This course provides an introduction to the technology and policy context of public communications n
  • ESD.801 Leadership Development, Fall 2005
    This seminar meets six times during the semester. Students work in a seminar environment to develop
  • ESD.801 Leadership Development, Fall 2002
    Presents basic concepts in group dynamics and leadership. A structured set of outdoor experiences co
  • ESD.84 Engineering Systems Doctoral Seminar, Fall 2002
    Examines core theory and contextual applications of the emerging field of Engineering Systems. The f
  • ESD.932 Technology Policy Organizations, Spring 2005
    Technology Policy Organizations and its sequel, ESD.933, Technology Policy Negotiations and Dispute
  • ESD.932 Engineering Ethics, Spring 2006
    This course introduces the theory and the practice of engineering ethics using a multi-disciplinary
  • ESD.933 Technology Policy Negotiations and Dispute Resolution, Spring 2005
    Technology Policy Negotiations and its prequel, ESD.932, Technology Policy Organizations, form a seq