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Benjamin Lawrence Magolan: Coding for cooling

Benjamin Lawrence Magolan: Coding f...

NSE Student Research

Added 18 days ago | 00:01:30 | 316 views

Benjamin Magolan discusses his research which focuses on computational fluid dynamics (CFD), Magolan has been devising and testing algorithms to help model the flow of coolant water inside the core of a nuclear reactor.

System Architecture: Strategy and Product Development For Complex Systems

System Architecture: Strategy and P...

MIT SDM Systems Thinking Webinar Series

Added 22 days ago | 01:11:35 | 141 views

About the Presentation The value of the architecture of a system is increasingly recognized across diverse arenas, from power grids to mobile payment systems. As the “DNA” of a system, system architecture provides the basis for compe...

Hadoop-Based Data Exploration for the Healthcare Safety Net—Technical and Sociocultural Challenges to Big Data Usability

Hadoop-Based Data Exploration for t...

MIT SDM Systems Thinking Webinar Series

Added 1 month ago | 01:04:51 | 302 views

About the Presentation The concept of mining large, heterogeneous data sets ("big data") to improve clinical outcomes and operational processes holds great promise for the healthcare industry. However, analytics have so far been underut...

Systems Thinking in Mobile Networking: How Virtualization and Programming Change the Mobile Paradigm

Systems Thinking in Mobile Networki...

MIT SDM Systems Thinking Webinar Series

Added 2 months ago | 01:00:08 | 423 views

The mobile phone network is among the most complex of complex systems, with tens of thousands of radios connecting thousands of physical locations performing hundreds of different tasks. Now mobile architecture is rapidly evolving, prese...

System Architecture and Bitcoin: The Opportunities and Challenges

System Architecture and Bitcoin: Th...

MIT SDM Systems Thinking Webinar Series

Added 3 months ago | 01:06:55 | 320 views

About the Presentation Bitcoin is far more than just another form of money. It is a crypto-currency and a peer-to-peer network that enables the secure transfer of a unique piece of digital property over the Internet, with no need for a ...

How to Open-source the Creative Process: Democratizing Innovation, Product Design and Development, and Technology Strategy

How to Open-source the Creative Pro...

MIT SDM Systems Thinking Webinar Series

Added 3 months ago | 00:45:26 | 479 views

The creative process is a combination of engineering and design decisions, experimentation, iteration, integration, informed decisions, and luck—all of which hopefully culminate in a marketable artifact. The creator, with all the tools a...

To Model or Not to Model? Formalizing the Conceptual Modeling Thought Process to Benefit Engineers and Scientists

To Model or Not to Model? Formalizi...

MIT SDM Systems Thinking Webinar Series

Added 3 months ago | 01:09:42 | 459 views

Conceptual modeling began informally. As human beings evolved and began to make sense of the world, many constructed mental models of themselves as agents in a hostile environment. These models enabled them to make predictions and test h...

Thermostat Demo Time Lapse Video

Thermostat Demo Time Lapse Video

Control and Dynamic Systems Videos

Added 4 months ago | 00:00:44 | 388 views

This video shows the thermostat in a temperature control demonstration. In this demonstration, the thermostat switches on a light bulb located below the thermostat. Note that at the start of the video I adjust the temperature setpoint to...

Aluminum Ball On Off Control

Aluminum Ball On Off Control

Control and Dynamic Systems Videos

Added 4 months ago | 00:06:46 | 359 views

I used a gas stove to control the temperature of a crushed aluminum ball in an on/off control mode. The temperature is measured with a grill thermometer.

Aluminum Ball Linear Control

Aluminum Ball Linear Control

Control and Dynamic Systems Videos

Added 4 months ago | 00:08:49 | 380 views

I used a gas stove to apply linear control to try to keep the temperature of a ball of crushed aluminum foil at 200 degrees Fahrenheit.

Home Heating Thermostat Time Lapse

Home Heating Thermostat Time Lapse

Control and Dynamic Systems Videos

Added 4 months ago | 00:02:00 | 459 views

The video shows the time-lapse operation of our home thermostat from a overnight cold-start. This thermostat uses mercury Inside a glass capsule as the switch element. In the video, the two contacts for the switch are on the left side a...

How to Analyze and Visualize a Large, Interconnected Software System: A Study of Fedora 20 with Lessons for All

How to Analyze and Visualize a Larg...

MIT SDM Systems Thinking Webinar Series

Added 4 months ago | 01:07:30 | 541 views

About the Presentation: When working inside a system of enormous scale, people often understand only the part with which they are involved. As long as the whole system is sufficiently modular, people tend to believe they can construct r...

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