Energy Classes


Browse and search energy-focused classes taught at MIT.

While we keep Energy Classes as up to date as possible, please refer to the MIT Subject Listing & Schedule for further detail and as the official source of information on all MIT classes.
For questions about energy education and activities at MIT, email askmitei-ed@mit.edu.

# Titlesort icon Instructor(s) Level Term Day Time Minor Reqs. Pre-req. Units More
10.04J
24.114J
A Philosophical History of Energy [not offered in AY 2016-17] A. Schulman, B. L. Trout U Spr elective No 12 Evaluations...
12.213 Alternate Energy Sources F. D. Morgan U IAP elective No 6
10.213 Chemical and Biological Engineering Thermodynamics H. D. Sikes, K. K. Gleason U Spr
T
R
2:30-4 elective Yes 12 More...
4.411J
EC.713J
D-Lab Schools: Building Technology Laboratory L. K. Norford U Fall W 9:30-11 none Yes 12 More...
EC.711 D-Lab: Energy J. K.Vandiver U Spr
W
F
12-3 elective No 12 Evaluations...
OCW...
4.430 Daylighting and Solar Gain Control C. Reinhart G Spr
T
R
9:30-11 none Yes 9-12 More...
4.447J
1.819J
Design for Sustainability J. Connor, J. Ochsendorf G Fall R 12:30-2:30 none POI 6 More...
4.475 Design for Sustainable Urban Futures [not offered in AY 2016-17] J. Fernandez G Spr none Yes 9 More...
4.274
6.077
Design Innovation for Distributed Energy [not offered AY 2015-16] S. Kennedy G Fall M 5-8 elective POI 9 More...
4.473 Design Workshop for a Sustainable Future J. Ochsendorf G Spr M 2-5 none Yes 9 More...
12.021 Earth Science, Energy, and the Environment B. H. Hager U Fall
M
W
F
1 core-science Yes 12 Evaluations...
15.016 Economic Analysis for Business Decisions J. Doyle U Fall
M
W
10-11:30 core-social science No 9 More...
ESD.S31 Electric Power Systems Modeling for a Low-Carbon Economy A. Ramos, I. Perez-Arriaga, J. Garcia Gonzalez U IAP
M
T
W
R
F
9-1 none N/A More...
2.625J
10.625J
Electrochemical Energy Conversion and Storage: Fundamentals, Materials and Applications Y. Shao-Horn H Fall
T
R
2:30-4 none Yes 12
2.625J
10.625J
Electrochemical Energy Conversion and Storage: Fundamentals, Materials and Applications Y. Shao-Horn G Fall
T
R
2:30-4 none Yes 12
10.626 Electrochemical Energy Systems M. Z. Bazant H Spr
M
W
F
1 none Yes 12 Evaluations...
OCW...
10.426 Electrochemical Energy Systems M. Z. Bazant U Spr
M
W
F
1 elective Yes 12 More...
OCW...
6.007 Electromagnetic Energy: From Motors to Lasers R. J. Ram, V. Bulovic U
Spr
Fall
M
W
F
1 core-science Yes 12 OCW...
11.165 Energy and Infrastructure Technologies K. R. Polenske U Fall
M
W
11-12:30 elective Yes 12 Evaluations...
OCW...
11.477
1.286J
Energy and Infrastructure Technologies K. R. Polenske H Fall
M
W
11-12:30 none Yes 12 Evaluations...
OCW...
1.286J
11.477J
Energy and Infrastructure Technologies K. R. Polenske G Fall
M
W
11-12:30 none Yes 12 More...
15.031J
14.43J
21A.415J
11.161J
17.397J
Energy Decisions, Markets, and Policies [Not offered AY 15-16] C. Warshaw U Fall
M
W
F
2:30-4 core-social science Yes 12 OCW...
14.44J
15.037J
Energy Economics and Policy C. Knittel U Spr
T
R
1-2:30 core-social science Yes 12 Evaluations...
OCW...
14.444
15.038J
Energy Economics and Policy C. Knittel G Spr
T
R
1-2:30 none Yes 12 Evaluations...
OCW...
10.27 Energy Engineering Projects Lab C. K. Colton, G. Stephanopoulos, J. F. Hamel, M. S. Strano, W. A. Tisdale U Spr
T
R
1-5 elective Yes 15 More...
11.369J
17.398J
Energy Policy for a Sustainable Future Staff H Spr W 9-12 elective POI 12 Evaluations...
ESD.124 Energy Systems and Climate Change Mitigation J. Trancik G Fall
M
W
11-12:30 elective POI 12
15.366 Energy Ventures F. O'Sullivan, T. Hynes, W. Aulet G Fall
R
F
5-8 elective More...
STS.032 Energy, Environment, and Society C. Mavhunga [Not offered AY 15-16] U Fall
T
R
11-12:30 elective No 12 Evaluations...
2.813 Energy, Materials and Manufacturing T. G. Gutowski U Spr
M
W
2:30-4 elective Yes 12 Evaluations...
2.83 Energy, Materials and Manufacturing T. G. Gutowski H Spr
M
W
2:30-4 none Yes 12 Evaluations...
STS.413 Energy: Humanistic Perspectives C. Mavhunga (Not Offered AY 15-16) G Fall none 12 More...
22.06 Engineering of Nuclear Systems E. Baglietto U Fall
T
R
2:30-4 elective Yes 12 Evaluations...
OCW...
ESD.162J
6.695
15.032
Engineering, Economics and Regulation of the Electric Power Sector C. Knittel, I. Perez-Arriaga H Spr
M
W
10:30-12 elective POI 12 OCW...
1.801J
11.021J
17.393J
Environmental Law, Policy, and Economics: Pollution Prevention and Control C. Caldart, N. Ashford U Fall
T
R
3:30-5 core-social science No 12 Evaluations...
14.42 Environmental Policy and Economics J. West U Spr core-social science Yes 12 Evaluations...
OCW...
4.401 Environmental Technologies in Buildings C. Reinhart U Fall
T
R
11-12:30 elective No 12 More...
4.464 Environmental Technologies in Buildings C. Reinhart G Fall
M
W
11-12:30 none No 12 More...
17.051 Ethics of Energy Policy [not offered in AY 2016-17] L. Stanczyk U Fall
T
R
3-4:30 none No 12
2.60J
10.390J
Fundamentals of Advanced Energy Conversion Ghoniem, Green, Kazimi U Spr core eng/tech Yes 12 More...
OCW...
2.62J
10.392J
22.40J
Fundamentals of Advanced Energy Conversion A. F. Ghoniem, M. Kazimi, W. Green H Spr none Yes 12 OCW...
4.42J
1.044J
2.66J
Fundamentals of Energy in Buildings [not offered in AY 2016-17] L. R. Glicksman U Fall
M
W
11-12:30 core eng/tech No 12 More...
Evaluations...
OCW...
3.012 Fundamentals of Materials Science and Engineering R. Jaramillo, S. Gradečak U Fall
M
W
F
1-3 core-science 15 More...
2.626 Fundamentals of Photovoltaics [not offered AY 2015-16] T. Buonassisi H Fall
T
R
8:30-10 none POI 12 OCW...
2.627 Fundamentals of Photovoltaics [not offered AY 2015-16] T. Buonassisi U Fall
T
R
8:30-10 elective POI 12 OCW...
1.071J
12.300J
Global Change Science E. A. B. Eltahir U Fall
T
R
2:30-4 elective Yes 12 Evaluations...
15.026J
12.848
Global Climate Change: Economics, Science, and Policy R. G. Prinn U Spr core-social science Yes 9
15.023J
12.848J
ESD.128J
Global Climate Change: Economics, Science, and Policy [not offered in AY2015-16] R. G. Prinn G Spr elective Yes 9 OCW...
12.340 Global Warming Science EK. Emanuel, S. Seager U Spr core-science Yes 12 More...
Evaluations...
OCW...
6.061 Introduction to Electric Power Systems [not offered AY 2015-16] J. L. Kirtley, Jr. U Spr
M
W
2:30-4 elective Yes 12 OCW...
6.701 Introduction to Nanoelectronics M. A. Baldo U Fall
T
R
11 elective Yes 12 OCW...
22.081J
2.650J
10.291J
Introduction to Sustainable Energy M. W. Golay U Fall
T
R
3-5 core eng/tech POI 12 Evaluations...
OCW...
ESD.163J
22.812J
Managing Nuclear Technology [not offered AY2015-16] R. K. Lester G Spr none POI 12 OCW...
ESD.125 Mapping and Evaluating New Energy Technologies J. Trancik H Spr T 2:30-after 5 elective POI 12 More...
2.612 Marine Power and Propulsion M. S. Triantafyllou, M. Thomas, R. S. McCord U Fall
T
R
9:30-11 elective Yes 12 OCW...
3.70 Materials Science and Engineering of Clean Energy H. Tuller, K. Van Vliet G Spr none Yes 12 More...
4.424J
2.52J
Modeling and Approximation of Thermal Processes [not offered in AY 2015-16] L. R. Glicksman G Fall
M
W
11-12:30 none Yes 12 More...
4.432 Modeling Urban Energy Flows for Sustainable Cities and Neighborhoods [not offered in AY 2016-17] C. Reinhart U Fall
T
R
9:30-11 none Yes 12 More...
6.719 Nanoelectronics M. A. Baldo H Fall
T
R
11 none Yes 12 OCW...
10.31
10.51
Nanoscale Energy Transport Processes W. A. Tisdale U Fall
T
R
11-12:30 none Yes 12
22.13 Nuclear Energy Systems M. Short G Spr none Yes 6 More...
22.033 Nuclear Systems Design Project M. Short U Fall
M
W
F
11 elective No 12 Evaluations...
OCW...
22.16 Nuclear Technology and Society R. S. Kemp G Spr none Yes 6 More...
1.692J
2.24J
Ocean Wave Interaction with Ships and Offshore Energy Systems [not offered AY 2015-16] P. D. Sclavounos G Spr none Yes 12 More...
OCW...
3.156
3.46
Photonic Materials and Devices P. Anikeeva U Fall
M
W
9:30-11 none Yes 12 More...
8.21 Physics of Energy J. Winn U Fall
M
W
F
1 core-science Yes 12 More...
Evaluations...
OCW...
11.162 Politics of Energy and the Environment [not offere AY 2016-17] J. Layzer U Spr
T
R
11-12:30 core-social science No 12 Evaluations...
6.131 Power Electronics Laboratory S. B. Leeb U Fall
T
W
R
1 elective Yes 12
3.004 Principles of Engineering Practice L. Kimerling U Spr
T
R
1-3 none 12 More...
3.003
3.004
Principles of Engineering Practice: Solar Energy 2050 and Global Teamwork L. Kimerling U Spr
T
R
elective 9 or 12 More...
OCW...
14.01 Principles of Microeconomics J. Gruber, J. Harris U
Spr
Fall
M
W
11 core-social science 12 More...
OCW...
11.160J Re-Energizing MIT: Innovating Energy Management at the Institute [not offered in AY 2015-16] Staff U Spr elective No 12 More...
1.208 Resilient Infrastructure Networks S. Amin G Fall
M
W
2:30-4 none Yes 12 More...
10.955 Seminar in Electrochemical Engineering F. R. Brushett G Fall R 4-after 5 none Yes 6 More...
22.04 Social Problems of Nuclear Energy R. S. Kemp U Fall
T
R
1-2:30 core-social science 12 More...
4.S46 Special Subject: Energy in Buildings Building Technology Staff G Spr none POI Units arranged
8.044 Statistical Physics I Jaffe U Spr
M
W
12:30-2 elective Yes 12 More...
15.933 Strategic Opportunities in Energy A. J. M. Meggs, H. B. Weil H Fall
M
W
4-after 5 elective Yes 6
1.56J
2.084J
22.314J
Structural Mechanics in Nuclear Power Technology [not offered AY 2016-17] M. S. Kazimi, O. Buyukozturk G Fall
T
R
11-12:30 none Yes 12 More...
OCW...
22.811J
1.818J
2.65J
10.391J
11.371J
ESD.166J
Sustainable Energy M. W. Golay H Fall
T
R
3-5 none POI 12 Evaluations...
OCW...
2.005 Thermal-Fluids Engineering I J. Buongiorno, J. G. Brisson, K. Varanasi, P. F. J. Lermusiaux U
Spr
Fall
M
W
9-11 core-science Yes 12 Evaluations...
2.006 Thermal-Fluids Engineering II A. E. Hosoi, G. H. McKinley, J. G. Brisson, R. Karnik U
Spr
Fall
T
R
F
9:30-11 elective Yes 12 Evaluations...
5.60 Thermodynamics and Kinetics A. Shalek, A. Willard, M. Bawendi, R. Field U
Spr
Fall
M
W
F
10 core-science Yes 12 Evaluations...
OCW...
11.381 Urban Energy Systems and Policy Staff G Spr none 12 More...