Course Number
675.751
Next Offered
Summer 2024
Location
Online
Course Format
Online

This course will explore the space environment in the context of its impact on space system operations. Topics include the impacts of ionospheric variability on HF propagation, satellite communications, and GPS; impacts of energetic charged particles on spacecraft; impacts of auroral precipitation on radar and communication systems; and impacts of varying geomagnetic activity on power grids and space situational awareness. Lectures and homework assignments will prepare engineers to quantify and mitigate space weather impacts, and a final project will consist of a detailed analysis on a system of interest to the student. Prerequisite(s): An undergraduate or graduate degree in a quantitative discipline (e.g., engineering, computer science, mathematics, physics, or equivalent), or with approval of the instructor.

Course Offerings

Waitlist Only

Space Weather and Space Systems

675.751.81
05/28/2024 - 08/22/2024
Semester
Summer 2024
Course Format
Online
Location
Online
Cost
$5,270.00
Course Materials
Open

Space Weather and Space Systems

675.751.82
05/28/2024 - 08/22/2024
Semester
Summer 2024
Course Format
Online
Location
Online
Cost
$5,270.00
Course Materials
Open

Space Weather and Space Systems

675.751.81
08/26/2024 - 12/10/2024
Semester
Fall 2024
Course Format
Online
Location
Online
Cost
$5,270.00
Course Materials