MIT: Independent Activities Period: IAP 2014

IAP 2014 Subjects: Aeronautics and Astronautics

Selected Topics in Aeronautics and Astronautics
Momentum: Design Flying Robots with Increased Range, Endurance, and Sensors
Prof. Wesley Harris
Mon Jan 6, 06-08:00pm, TBD

Pre-register on WebSIS and attend first class.
Limited to 30 participants.
No listeners
Prereq: Open to Freshmen and Sophomores
Level: U 6 units Standard A - F Grading Can be repeated for credit   

Study by qualified students. Topics selected in consultation with the instructor.
Momentum offers students an interdisciplinary perspective on solving some of the world's biggest challenges. This year, students have the opportunity to apply the basic deterministic design principles to Design Flying Robots with Increased Range, Endurance and Sensors. Students will work in small teams to address the theme. The course will culminate with a competition and group presentations to industry representatives. Students must complete an application at:
Contact: Ms. Elsie Otero, 4-107,