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MECH&AE 810.40
This course provides a comprehensive background in metallic airframe sizing that combines input from both material strength analyses and hands-on design experience.
Format: Classroom
EC ENGR 840.20
This course benefits scientists, engineers, and hardware managers that are involved with the selection, specification, and design of CMOS/CCD camera systems for a variety of applications.
MECH&AE 870.20
The intended purpose of this course is to provide a basic understanding of Manufacturing Engineering and its relationship to the objectives and business models of a manufacturing company.
MECH&AE 870.40
This course covers key programs and processes used by Manufacturing Engineers.
MECH&AE 847.102
This course allows participants to integrate the information presented in the preceding courses and use this knowledge in an individual or team project.
EC ENGR 830.70
This course emphasizes the DSP technology used in modern communication systems.  
Format: Classroom
MECH&AE 810.75
This course includes an overview of damage tolerance and durability of composites.
EC ENGR 801.02
Course is designed to benefit industry scientists, engineers, program managers, and other professionals who have a need to develop the necessary technical background to effectively design, develop, test, deploy, and operate Li-Ion battery energy storage systems.
Format: Classroom
MECH&AE 830.50
This course provides an up-to-date and comprehensive treatment of GPS and other global navigation satellite systems (GNSS) and their applications.
MECH&AE 878.32
This course covers stages, methods and critical elements of innovation processes and routines.
MECH&AE 830.70
This course is designed for practitioners who want to develop, streamline, or enhance their knowledge and experiences in Kalman filters.
MECH&AE 878.34
This course introduces participants to Lean-Six Sigma tools and methodologies through introduction in an overview of the principles, methods and tools.
MECH&AE 878.35
This course introduces students to the concept, content, and application of producibility for space systems hardware, tooling, and equipment
MECH&AE 878.33
This course covers the elements of cost management as they relate to government contracting.
EC ENGR 810.70
This course is an intensive and comprehensive presentation of all aspects of the measurement of microwave antenna characteristics.
EC ENGR 860.50
This course presents the structure, unique attributes and capabilities, and implementation considerations of standard multirate filter structures including polyphase, dyadic half-band, and Cascade Integrator-Comb (CIC).
Format: Classroom
EC ENGR 810.80
This course describes sensor and data fusion methods that improve the probability of correct target detection, classification, identification, and state estimation.
Format: Classroom
MGMT 815.15
Learn analytical tools and techniques for anticipating and exploiting the changing competitive environment to respond to the influences on business, society, politics, the economy, the environment, and technology.
Format: Classroom
MECH&AE 870.10
This course will provide the student with an enhanced knowledge and ability to design for manufacturability by providing a basic understanding of Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing based on ASME Y14.5 standards.
MECH&AE 870.12
This course will provide the student with an enhanced knowledge and ability to design for manufacturability by providing a basic understanding of Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing based on ASME Y14.5 standards.
Format: Classroom
EC ENGR 810.90
This intensive 3-day course provides a state-of-the-art review of satellite communications networks and applications from system and service perspectives. 
MGMT 811.01
This unique 2-day course combines the Leading Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe) and Six Thinking Hats training. Course attendees will become certified in Six Thinking Hats.
MECH&AE 810.110
Understand the “big picture” of space launch vehicle design by exploring the history of manned and unmanned launch vehicles, along with current designs and future concepts.
MECH&AE 830.90
Learn how to design a spacecraft or satellite attitude control system by exploring real spacecraft design and understanding modern practical design and analysis methods.
MECH&AE 810.170
This course is intended to help practicing engineers and managers (structural or non-structural) with limited structural background become familiar with the concepts, techniques, and practices that are essential to the development of spacecraft structures. The general background of spacecraft structures, fundamental structural mechanics theories, and the engineering procedures that are employed in daily engineering practices from design to verification are introduced.
MGMT 815.20
You don’t have to be a rocket scientist to appreciate the wisdom of NASA’s Rule #15: “A review of failed projects and project problems indicates that the disasters were well planned…
MECH&AE 810.74
This course covers fundamentals in materials science, micro/macromechanics, and materials that are typically used for air and space applications. 
Format: Classroom
MECH&AE 870.30
This course is divided into two sections that cover ME Tooling procedures and 3D printing applications in a production environment.
MGMT 815.01
To successfully transition from a technical contributor to manager or team leader, you may need to add a new set of skills and knowledge in which engineers and scientists are typically not trained.
Format: Classroom
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