Spring Classes - 2017

MIT/WHOI Joint Program courses are listed without schedule information. The most current schedule can be found on their website.

Interested in cross registration and need more information?  Visit our Cross-Registration page for a summary of useful links.

The course numbers listed below serve as links to the appropriate general section of EAPS on the Registrar's Subject Listing and Schedule.  If you would like to go directly to the main page of the Subject Listing and Schedule, click here

 

SUBJECT NUMBER

SUBJECT NAME

INSTRUCTOR

SCHEDULE for 2017

NEXT OFFERED

12.002

Intro to Geophysics and Planetary Science

Royden and Weiss

TR 10:30-12
54-819

Spring 2018

12.007

Geobiology: History of Life on Earth

Bosak

MW 2-3:30,  54-824

Spring 2018

12.009

Theoretical Environmental Analysis

Rothman

TR 11-12:30,  56-162

Spring 2018

12.092

Astrobiology: Origins and Early Evolution of LIfe
New,  see description

Fournier

MWF 1-2, 54-819

will be 12.177/12.477
starting in the 2018

12.098

Planetary Atmospheres
New, see description

Cziczo

TR 10:30-12, 54-1623

will be 12.422/12.622
starting in the 2018

12.109

Petrology

Grove

MW 8-9:30, 54-819

Spring 2019

12.110A & 12.110B

Sedimentary Environments
New

Bergmann

MF 2:30-4,  54-819

Spring 2019

12.306

Atmospheric Physics and Chemistry

Prinn and Huang

TR 2:30-4
66-160

 

12.307

Weather and Climate Laboratory

Illari, Marshall

TR 2:30-5
54-1623

Spring 2018

12.338

Aerosol and Cloud Microphysics and Chemistry

Cziczo

TR 9-10:30
E25-230E

 

12.402J

Introduction to Astronomy

 

TR 1-2:30, 4-231

Spring 2018

12.409

Hands-On Astronomy: Observing Stars and Planets

Bosh, Person

W or R 7-10, 37-294
First mtg, Thurs, Feb. 9 at 7pm in 37-212

Spring 2018

12.465A & 12.465B

Sedimentary Environments
New

Bergmann

MF 2:30-4,  54-819

Spring 2019

12.480

Thermodynamics for Geoscientists

Grove

WF 11-12:30
54-819

 

12.S492

Astrobiology: Origins and Early Evolution of LIfe
New  see description

Fournier

MWF 1-2, 54-819

will be 12.177/12.477
starting in the 2018

12.510

Introduction to Seismology

McGuire and Morgan

MW 12:30-2, 54-1623

 

12.520

Geodynamics

Hager

MWF 10-11
54-824

 

12.521

Computational Geohysical Modeling

Lin, Marchal, Behn

WHOI schedule

 

12.533

Rock Physics - This year the subject will have a focus on work in the lab this year. Students who have taken 12.533 in the past, but who want the lab experience should register for 12.S591 for 3 units.

Morgan, Evans

T 3-4:30
W 4-5:30
54-819

 

12.540

Principles of Global Positioning System

Herring

MW 11-12:30
54-517

Spring 2019

12.S590

Geoinformatics for Natural Hazards Monitoring
see description

Herring and Pankratius

TR 2-3:30, 54-824

 

12.S592

Machine Learning Foundations with Geophysical Application-I
see description

Ravela

MWF 9:30-10:30, 54-819

 

12.603

Solar System Dynamics

Wisdom

MW 11-12:30
54-824

Spring 2019;
alternates with 12.650

12.707

The History of Earth's Climate

McGee

MW 9:30-11
E25-101

Spring 2019

12.717

Coastal Geomorphology

Ashton

WHOI schedule

consult WHOI Academic Office

12.743

Geochemistry of Marine Sediments

McCorkle, Spivak

WHOI schedule

consult WHOI Academic Office

12.744

Marine Isotope Chemistry

Peucker-Ehrenbrink, Ono

WHOI schedule

consult WHOI Academic Office

12.753

Marine Geodynamics Seminar

Dick, Behn

WHOI schedule

consult WHOI Academic Office

12.759

Marine Chemistry Seminar

Spivak, Klein

WHOI schedule

consult WHOI Academic Office

12.801

The General Circulation of the Ocean

Kwon, Yang

WHOI schedule

Spring 2018

12.802

Waves, Instability and Turbulence at Small Scales

Flierl and Ferrai

MW 10:30-12, 54-823

Spring 2018

12.805

Dara Analysis in Physical Oceanography

Gebbie, Farrer

WHOI schedule

 

12.806J

Atmospheric Physics and Chemistry

Prinn and Huang

TR 2:30-4, 66-160

 

12.810

Dynamics of the Atmosphere

O'Gorman

TR 11-12:30,  54-824

 

12.811

Tropical Meteorology

Emanuel

MW 2:30-4,  54-1623

 

12.814

Aerosol and Cloud Microphysics and Chemistry

Cziczo

TR 9-10:30 E25-230E

 

12.823

Modeling the Biology and Physics of the Ocean

Flierl, McGillicuddy

WHOI schedule

 

12.844

Modeling and Assessment fro Policy

Selin

TR 9:30-11
E25-117

 

12.910

Communicating Ocean Science

Michel, Mullineaux

WHOI schedule

consult WHOI Academic Office

12.S990

Planetary Atmospheres
New, see description

Cziczo

TR 10:30-12, 54-1623

will be 12.422/12.622
starting in the 2018

12.S992

Submesoscale Turbulence
see description

Ferrari and Mahadevan

R 2:30-4:30, 54-823

one time offering