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All courses on this list are open to Alumni. Community members are eligible to take the courses listed below that are offered on the campus nearest to them. For information about eligibility, please visit our Community Audit page.

The following is a guide to Tufts University Summer Session undergraduate and graduate course numbers:

  • 0001 - 0099: strictly undergraduate
  • 0100 - 0199: undergraduate or graduate
  • 0200 & Up: strictly graduate

Notes:

  • Some course descriptions contain Tufts University information pertaining to fall and spring offerings of the same course. Where possible, summer specific information has been provided.
  • Pre-requisite and prior study/learning recommendations are indicated in course descriptions. Students who do not attend Tufts in the fall or spring terms should pay attention to these indications when making course selections. If you have questions, contact the instructor or sponsoring department.

This schedule is subject to change.

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Title:   GPS & Satellite Navigation      

Course Number:      ME 0149A
Campus: Medford/Somer.   
Room: Anderson Hall 306

Course Description:

GPS is a revolutionary technology. A GPS receiver chip, which adds about $1 to the cost of a smartphone, can determine virtually instantaneously your position within a couple of meters, velocity within 5 cm/s, and time within 50 ns. And, of course, position, velocity, and time are extraordinarily valuable pieces of information.

  

Instructor: Pratap Misra           Instructor Website  
                      Pratap Misra           Instructor Website

Offered in: First session
Class Dates: Wednesday, May 24, 2017 to Friday, Jun 30, 2017
Day(s): TWTh           Times: 6:00-8:15 PM                     
Status: Open

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