Machine Learning, Modeling, and Simulation: Engineering Problem-Solving in the Age of AI
Demystify machine learning through computational engineering principles and applications in this two-course program from MIT.
- START DATE September 21, 2020
- TIME COMMITMENT 4-6 hours per week
- DURATION 5 weeks per course
- FORMAT Online
- PRICE $2,149
WHAT YOU WILL LEARN
This two-course online certificate program brings a hands-on approach to understanding the computational tools used in engineering problem-solving.
- Learn how to simulate complex physical processes in your work using discretization methods and numerical algorithms.
- Assess and respond to cost-accuracy tradeoffs in simulation and optimization, and make decisions about how to deploy computational resources.
- Understand optimization techniques and their fundamental role in machine learning.
- Practice real-world forecasting and risk assessment using probabilistic methods.
- Recognize the limitations of machine learning and what MIT researchers are doing to resolve them.
- Learn about current research in machine learning at the MIT CCSE and how it might impact your work in the future.
WHO SHOULD ENROLL
Industry professionals with at least a bachelor's degree in engineering (e.g., mechanical, civil, aerospace, chemical, materials, nuclear, biological, electrical, etc.) or the physical sciences.
Other technical professionals with a background in college-level mathematics including differential calculus, linear algebra, and statistics.
Programming experience not necessary, but some experience with MATLAB (R) is very useful.
HOW YOU WILL LEARN
LEARN BY DOING
Practice processes and methods through simulations, assessments, case studies, and tools.
LEARN FROM OTHERS
Connect with an international community of professionals while working on projects based on real-world examples.
LEARN ON DEMAND
Access all of the content online and watch videos on the go.
REFLECT AND APPLY
Bring your new skills to your organization, through examples from technical work environments and ample prompts for reflection.
DEMONSTRATE YOUR SUCCESS
Earn a Professional Certificate and 5 Continuing Education Units (CEUs) from MIT.
LEARN FROM THE BEST
Gain insights from leading MIT faculty and industry experts.
MIT FACULTY AND INSTRUCTORS
Youssef M. Marzouk
Faculty Co-Director of MIT Center of Computational Engineering, Associate Professor of Aeronautics & Astronautics and Director of Aerospace Computational Design Laboratory, MIT
Professor of Mechanical Engineering
Associate Professor of Chemical Engineering, MIT
Professor Civil & Environmental Engineering, MIT
Associate Professor of Mechanical & Ocean Engineering, MIT
McAfee Professor of Engineering & Head, Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering, MIT
Edwin R. Gilliland Professor of Chemical Engineering, MIT
Associate Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, MIT
Professor of Applied Mathematics & Director of MIT's Earth Resources Laboratory
COURSES IN THIS PROGRAM
To earn a Professional Certificate, you must complete both courses in the program. For those who do not want to commit to the full program, courses can be taken on an individual basis. Savings apply when enrolling into the full program.
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