Academic Year 2014-2015

Skoltech uses online platforms to support its teaching and learning activities. Information about courses is uploaded for the students on the special Student Information System, which is used for course registration.

Detailed information on each course (including the syllabus, announcements, home assignments, lecture notes and presentation slides) is posted on individual project sites dedicated to each particular course. As part of our collaboration with MIT, Skoltech uses online platform Stellar to support its educational activities.

Divided by academic terms below, you can find brief course descriptions of the courses offered at Skoltech during academic year 2014-2015

ENERGY SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY COURSES

FALL 2014 SEMESTER TERM 1

INTRODUCTORY DEVICE PHYSICS
ENERGY SYSTEMS (PHYSICS) & TECHNOLOGY
INTRODUCTION TO COMPOSITE MATERIALS AND STRUCTURES
POWER MARKETS AND REGULATION

FALL 2014 SEMESTER TERM 2

THINK THROUGH MATH
GLOBAL ENERGY, DECISIONS, MARKETS AND POLICY
MATERIALS CHEMISTRY
COMPLEX SYSTEMS - THE ORIGINS OF CATASTROPHES
INTRODUCTION TO SOLID STATE PHYSICS
PETROPHYSICS AND RESERVOIR ENGINEERING

SPRING 2015 SEMESTER TERM 3   

INTRODUCTION TO POWER SYSTEMS
INTRODUCTION TO NANOPHYSICS
CARBON NANOMATERIALS
ADVANCED COMPOSITE MATERIALS AND STUCTURES
SYMMETRY, TOPOLOGY AND COHERENCE IN CONDENSED MATTER PHYSICS
MATHEMATICAL MODELLING IN ENGINEERING
OVERVIEW OF NUCLEAR POWER TECHNOLOGY AND ECONOMICS

SPRING 2015 SEMESTER TERM 4   

THERMAL-FLUID SCIENCES
RESONANCES AND LIGHT-MATTER INTERACTIONS
GRAPHENE AND GRAPHENE-BASED MATERIALS
SMART GRIDS

INFORMATION SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY COURSES

FALL 2014 SEMESTER TERM 1

MACHINE LEARNING
OPTIMIZATION METHODS
NUMERICAL LINEAR ALGEBRA

FALL 2014 SEMESTER TERM 2

GREAT COMPUTATIONAL METHODS
BAYESIAN METHODS - ADVANCED MACHINE LEARNING
DATA MANAGEMENT TECHNOLOGIES

SPRING 2015 SEMESTER TERM 3   

ROBOTICS
INTRODUCTION TO LANGUAGE TECHNOLOGIES
MULTICORE ALGORITHMS

SPRING 2015 SEMESTER TERM 4   

REPRESENTATION LEARNING AND DEEP LEARNING (RDL)
FAST METHODS FOR PARTIAL DIFFERENTIAL AND INTEGRAL EQUATIONS
DATA MINING

PRODUCT DESIGN AND ADVANCED MANUFACTURING COURSES 

SPRING 2015 SEMESTER TERM 4   

DESIGN OF PRECISION MACHINES
DESIGN AND MANUFACTURING SECTOR COURSE

SPACE SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY COURSES

FALL 2014 SEMESTER TERM 1

(SPACE) SYSTEMS ENGINEERING

FALL 2014 SEMESTER TERM 2

SPACE SECTOR
SPACE ENVIRONMENT

BIOMEDICAL SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY COURSES

FALL 2014 SEMESTER TERM 1

STRUCTURE AND FUNCTION OF NUCLEIC ACIDS
GENETIC ANIMAL MODELS AND INTEGRATIVE PHYSIOLOGY IN DRUG DISCOVERY
DRUG DISCOVERY
BASIC MOLECULAR BIOLOGY TECHNIQUES

FALL 2014 SEMESTER TERM 2

CLINICAL TRIALS AS AN ESSENTIAL PART OF THE INNOVATION PROCESS IN THE PHARMACEUTICAL DEVELOPMENT
MATHEMATICAL MODELING IN POPULATION AND SYSTEMS BIOLOGY
MOLECULAR BIOLOGY
BIOINFORMATICS, COMPARATIVE GENOMICS AND SYSTEMS BIOLOGY
STEM CELLS
BASIC MOLECULAR BIOLOGY TECHNIQUES

SPRING 2015 SEMESTER TERM 3   

NEUROSCIENCE
DEVELOPMENTAL BIOLOGY
MOLECULAR BIOLOGY SEMINAR

SPRING 2015 SEMESTER TERM 4   

ADVANCED MOLECULAR BIOLOGY TECHNIQUES

ENTREPRENEURSHIP & INNOVATION COURSES 

SUMMER TERM 2014

INNOVATION WORKSHOP

FALL 2014 SEMESTER TERM 1

IDEAS TO IMPACT: FOUNDATIONS FOR COMMERCIALIZING TECHNOLOGICAL ADVANCES

SPRING 2015 SEMESTER TERM 3   

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY AND TECHNOLOGICAL INNOVATION

SPRING 2015 SEMESTER TERM 4  

TECHNOLOGY ENTREPRENEURSHIP
MONEY FOR STARTUPS

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