Oil or Animals:
An Analysis of a prospective oil pipeline project
in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, Alaska
Austin Zimmerman
1.011 Project Evaluation
- 1 -
Background Information
There are huge
40 METACENTRIC HEIGHT OF A CATAMARAN
40
164
Metacentric Height of a Catamaran
Consider the roll stability of a catamaran described as follows: total beam is 6b, where b is
the beam of each hull, the d
The Eurostar and The Channel Tunnel
By Patrick Hereford
Day 36
1.0 Background
Britain and France have been in need of an affordable means of transportation since the 1700s.
Airlines, ferries, and au
1.051 Structural Engineering Design
Prof. Oral Buyukozturk
Fall 2003
1.051 Structural Engineering Design
QUIZ 1 REVIEW
Example 1 (Flexural Strength of a Given Member)
b = 12
d = 17.5
As = 4.00 in2
fy
1.053J/2.003J Dynamics and Control I
Fall 2007
Final Exam
th
18 December, 2007
Important Notes:
1. You are allowed to use three letter-size sheets (two-sides each) of notes.
2. There are five (5) pr
1.00 Lecture 23
Systems of Linear Equations
Reading for next time: Numerical Recipes, pp. 129-139
Linear Systems
a00x0 + a01x1 + a02x2 + + a0,n-1xn-1 = b0
a10x0 + a11x1 + a12x2 + + a1,n-1xn-1 = b1
am-
1.00 Lecture 22
Matrices
Reading for next time: Numerical Recipes, pp. 37-42
Matrices
Matrix is 2-D array of m rows by n columns
a00
a01
a02
a03
a0n-1
a10
a11
a12
a13
a1n-1
a20
a21
a22
a23
a2n-1
a
44 FEEDBACK ON A HIGHLY MANEUVERABLE VESSEL
185
44 Feedback on a Highly Maneuverable Vessel
The directional behavior of a highly maneuverable vessel is mo deled by
0.1s + 1
=2
s + 0.6s 0.05
where th
1.017/1.010 Examples of Combinatorial Probability
Derivations
Example 1
Suppose we toss a die twice. Then the number of possible outcomes is the product of n1
= 6 outcomes on the first toss and n1 = 6
Executive Summary
The Wheeling Bridge was constructed in Wheeling, WV in 1849. The bridge
connected the gap over the Ohio River between West Virginia and Ohio. It also
connected the eastern and wester
SYSTEM DESIGN FOR UNCERTAINTY:
Worked Examples
Franz S. Hover
Center for Ocean Engineering
Department of Mechanical Engineering
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Cambridge, Massachusetts USA
Lates
Department of Mechanical Engineering
2.017 Design of Electromechanical Robotic Systems, Fall 2009
Project Proposal Guidelines
Proposal due date: 9/28/09
x We expect a 2 5 page project proposal from e
1.00 Lecture 24
Integration
Reading for next time: Numerical Recipes, pp. 347-368
(Get as far as youre comfortable)
Numerical Integration
Classical methods are of historic interest only
Rectangular,
The Disasters and Politics of
The the Wheeling Bridge
the
Abraham Reyes
1.011
Day 38
Background
Background
Constructed in 1849
It was the longest suspension bridge in the world at th
1.00/1.001
Introduction to Computers and Engineering Problem Solving
Quiz 2 / November 10, 2005
Name:
Email Address:
TA:
Section:
You have 90 minutes to complete this exam. For coding questions, yo
1.00 Lecture 21
2D API
2D Transformations
Reading for next time: Numerical Recipes p. 32-36
Just read the text; dont worry about reading the C code
Clock, revisited
Well use the model-view-controller
1.017/1.010 Class 19
Analysis of Variance
Concepts and Definitions
Objective: Identify factors responsible for variability in observed data
Specify one or more factors that could account for variabili
MASSACHUSETTS INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
1.017/1.010 Computing and Data Analysis for Environmental Applications/
Uncertainty in Engineering
Quiz 2 (Solut
1.017/1.010 Class 21
Multifactor Analysis of Variance
Multifactor Models
We often wish to consider several factors contributing to variability ratherr
than just one. Extend concepts of single factor A
41 FLOATING STRUCTURE HEAVE AND ROLL
41
165
Floating Structure Heave and Roll
Consider the heave and roll response of a two-hull structure with the parameters below:
mass (metric tons)
body rotary in
1.00 Lecture 2
Interactive Development
Environment: Eclipse
Reading for next time: Big Java: sections 3.1-3.9
(Pretend the method is main() in each example)
Whats an IDE?
An integrated development en
MASSACHUSETTS INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
1.017 Computing and Data Analysis for Environmental Applications
Quiz 3
Thursday, December 4, 2003
Please answer
1.017/1.010 Class 22
Linear Regression
Regression Models
Fluctuations in measured (dependent) variables can often be attributed
(in part) to other (independent) variables. ANOVA identifies likely
inde
42 SUBMERGED BODY IN WAVES
42
174
Submerged Body in Waves
A xed, submerged bo dy has a circular cross-section of constant diameter one meter, with
length twenty meters. For the calculations below, us
1.00 Lecture 20
Anonymous Inner Classes
Model-View-Controller
Reading for next time: Big Java: review sections 4.3-4.10
Anonymous Inner Classes
Java offers a shortcut for creating new
classes
Used
MASSACHUSETTS INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
1.017 Computing and Data Analysis for Environmental Applications
Practice Quiz 1, 2003
Problem 1 (Descriptive St
1.017/1.010 Class 23
Analyzing Regression Results
Analyzing and Interpreting Regression Results
Least-squares estimation methods provide a way to fit linear regression
models (e.g. polynomial curves)
43 SPECTRAL ANALYSIS TO FIND A HIDDEN MESSAGE
43
180
Spectral Analysis to Find a Hidden Message
As you know, the fast Fourier transform (fft() in MATLAB), turns time-domain signals x
into frequency-do
MIT Civil Engineering 1.011 Project Evaluation
Eurostar vs. Shinkansen
Spring Term 2003
Brief Overview
Shinkansen
Shinkansen
Background
Time Line
Statistics
Costs and Benefits
Risks and Uncertainties
1.00/1.001 Introduction to Computers and Engineering Problem
Solving
Final Exam May 21, 2003
Name:
Email Address:
TA:
Section:
You have three hours to complete this exam. For coding
questions, you do