Global Climate Change
This course, for undergraduate and graduate students, has three major parts:
The basic scientific principles of the earth’s climate.
Impacts and possible responses to climate change.
The politics of climate change.
A laboratory section gives students a chance to analyze climate data and work with interactive computer models of the climate system.
Data Science Methods for Smart City Applications
A University Course offered under the auspices of the Vanderbilt Strategic Plan, this team-taught, project-based course will integrate technological and socio-economic approaches to challenges facing metropolitan areas experiencing unprecedented growth. It will address the infrastructure and resources needed for sustainable development and to maintain quality of life.
Agent- and Individual-Based Computational Modeling
This course (for undergraduate and graduate students) introduces agent-based and individual-based computational modeling with applications to ecological, social, and behavioral sciences and engineering. It covers designing and programming models and using the mnodels to conduct experiments.