ENGR 103: Public Speaking (ENGR 203)
Priority to Engineering students. Introduction to speaking activities, from impromptu talks to carefully rehearsed formal professional presentations. How to organize and write speeches, analyze audiences, create and use visual aids, combat nervousness, and deliver informative and persuasive speeches effectively. Weekly class practice, rehearsals in oneonone tutorials, videotaped feedback. Limited enrollment.
Terms: Aut, Win, Spr

Units: 3

Grading: Letter or Credit/No Credit
Instructors:
Vassar, M. (PI)
ENGR 105: Feedback Control Design
Design of linear feedback control systems for commandfollowing error, stability, and dynamic response specifications. Rootlocus and frequency response design techniques. Examples from a variety of fields. Some use of computer aided design with MATLAB. Prerequisites: Dynamics systems (
EE 102B or
ME 161), and ordinary differential equations (
CME 102 or
Math 53)
Terms: Win, Spr

Units: 3

UG Reqs: GER:DBEngrAppSci

Grading: Letter or Credit/No Credit
Instructors:
Okamura, A. (PI)
ENGR 119: Community Engagement Preparation Seminar (ENGR 219)
This seminar is designed for engineering students who have already committed to an experiential learning program working directly with a community partner on a project of mutual benefit. This seminar is targeted at students participating in the Summer Service Learning Program offered through Stanford¿s Global Engineering Program.
Terms: Spr

Units: 1

Grading: Satisfactory/No Credit
ENGR 140A: Leadership of Technology Ventures
First of threepart sequence for students selected to the Mayfield Fellows Program. Management and leadership within high technology startups, focusing on entrepreneurial skills related to product and market strategy, venture financing and cash flow management, team recruiting and organizational development, and the challenges of managing growth and handling adversity in emerging ventures. Other engineering faculty, founders, and venture capitalists participate as appropriate. Recommended: accounting or finance course (MS&E 140,
ECON 90, or
ENGR 60).
Terms: Spr

Units: 34

Grading: Letter (ABCD/NP)
Instructors:
Byers, T. (PI)
ENGR 145: Technology Entrepreneurship
How does the entrepreneurship process enable the creation and growth of highimpact enterprises? Why does entrepreneurial leadership matter even in a large organization or a nonprofit venture? What are the differences between just an idea and true opportunity? How do entrepreneurs form teams and gather the resources necessary to create a successful startup? Mentorguided projects focus on analyzing students' ideas, case studies allow for examining the nuances of innovation, research examines the entrepreneurial process, and expert guests allow for networking with Silicon Valley's worldclass entrepreneurs and venture capitalists. For undergraduates of all majors with interest in startups the leverage breakthrough information, energy, medical and consumer technologies. No prerequisites. Limited enrollment.
Terms: Win, Spr, Sum

Units: 4

UG Reqs: GER:DBSocSci, WAYSI

Grading: Letter (ABCD/NP)
ENGR 150: Data Challenge Lab
In this lab, students develop the practical skills of data science by solving a series of increasingly difficult, real problems. Skills developed include: data manipulation, data visualization, exploratory data analysis, and basic modeling. The data challenges each student undertakes are based upon their current skills. Students receive oneonone coaching and see how expert practitioners solve the same challenges. Limited enrollment; application required. See
http://datalab.stanford.edu for more information.
Terms: Win, Spr

Units: 35

Grading: Letter (ABCD/NP)
ENGR 154: Vector Calculus for Engineers (CME 100)
Computation and visualization using MATLAB. Differential vector calculus: analytic geometry in space, functions of several variables, partial derivatives, gradient, unconstrained maxima and minima, Lagrange multipliers. Introduction to linear algebra: matrix operations, systems of algebraic equations, methods of solution and applications. Integral vector calculus: multiple integrals in Cartesian, cylindrical, and spherical coordinates, line integrals, scalar potential, surface integrals, Green's, divergence, and Stokes' theorems. Examples and applications drawn from various engineering fields. Prerequisites: knowledge of singlevariable calculus equivalent to the content of
Math 1921 (e.g., 5 on Calc BC, 4 on Calc BC with
Math 21, 5 on Calc AB with
Math21). Placement diagnostic (recommendation non binding) at:(
https://exploredegrees.stanford.edu/undergraduatedegreesandprograms/#aptext).
Terms: Aut, Spr

Units: 5

UG Reqs: GER:DBMath, WAYFR

Grading: Letter or Credit/No Credit
Instructors:
Khayms, V. (PI)
;
Le, H. (PI)
ENGR 155A: Ordinary Differential Equations for Engineers (CME 102)
Analytical and numerical methods for solving ordinary differential equations arising in engineering applications: Solution of initial and boundary value problems, series solutions, Laplace transforms, and nonlinear equations; numerical methods for solving ordinary differential equations, accuracy of numerical methods, linear stability theory, finite differences. Introduction to MATLAB programming as a basic tool kit for computations. Problems from various engineering fields.Prerequisites: knowledge of singlevariable calculus equivalent to the content of
Math 1921 (e.g., 5 on Calc BC, 4 on Calc BC with
Math 21, 5 on Calc AB with
Math21). Placement diagnostic (recommendation non binding) at:(
https://exploredegrees.stanford.edu/undergraduatedegreesandprograms/#aptext). Recommended:
CME100.
Terms: Aut, Win, Spr, Sum

Units: 5

UG Reqs: GER:DBMath, WAYFR

Grading: Letter or Credit/No Credit
ENGR 155B: Linear Algebra and Partial Differential Equations for Engineers (CME 104)
Linear algebra: matrix operations, systems of algebraic equations, Gaussian elimination, undetermined and overdetermined systems, coupled systems of ordinary differential equations, eigensystem analysis, normal modes. Fourier series with applications, partial differential equations arising in science and engineering, analytical solutions of partial differential equations. Numerical methods for solution of partial differential equations: iterative techniques, stability and convergence, time advancement, implicit methods, von Neumann stability analysis. Examples and applications from various engineering fields. Prerequisite:
CME 102/
ENGR 155A.
Terms: Spr

Units: 5

UG Reqs: GER:DBMath, WAYFR

Grading: Letter or Credit/No Credit
ENGR 159Q: Japanese Companies and Japanese Society (MATSCI 159Q)
Preference to sophomores. The structure of a Japanese company from the point of view of Japanese society. Visiting researchers from Japanese companies give presentations on their research enterprise. The Japanese research ethic. The home campus equivalent of a Kyoto SCTI course.
Terms: Spr

Units: 3

UG Reqs: GER:DBSocSci

Grading: Letter (ABCD/NP)
Instructors:
Sinclair, R. (PI)
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