• Microbial Evolution and Cell Biology

    Target Students The students should have a background in biology and biochemistry and be interested in learning more about single-celled organisms. A...

  • Coral Reef Ecology and Biology

    Among the most spectacular of all ecosystems, coral reefs form in the world’s tropical oceans through the action of animals and plants. They are the...

  • Nonlinear Waves: Theory and Simulations

    Many physical processes exhibit some form of nonlinear wave phenomena. However diverse they are (e.g. from engineering to finance), however small they...

  • Computational Mechanics

    Students who complete this course will be able to: understand the most common techniques for the numerical solution of partial differential problem...

  • Organic Photonics and Electronics

    This course covers the essential knowledge and technology of organic optoelectronics. Since the organic optoelectronics is an interdisciplinary resear...

  • The Earth System

    This course will develop student understanding of key components of the Earth system, as well as past and future variability. Topics to be covered i...

  • Cognitive Neurorobotics

    The primary objective of this course is to understand the principles of embodied cognition by taking a synthetic neurorobotics modeling approach. For ...

  • Sensory Systems

    The course will cover general concepts and specific modalities as detailed in the table below. Classes alternate between lecture-style teaching and a ...

  • General Relativity

    We begin by introducing tensors in non-relativistic physics. We then give an overview of Special Relativity, and discuss the special nature of gravity...

  • Microfluidics

    The interface between engineering and miniaturization is among the most intriguing and active areas of inquiry in modern technology. The aim of this c...