Wave Propagation

Blue sky and wave in the ocean.

Wave propagation in the ocean. (Image courtesy of NOAA.)


MIT Course Number

2.062J / 1.138J / 18.376J

As Taught In

Spring 2017



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This course discusses theoretical concepts and analysis of wave problems in science and engineering. Examples are chosen from elasticity, acoustics, geophysics, hydrodynamics, blood flow, nondestructive evaluation, and other applications. 

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Triantaphyllos Akylas. 2.062J Wave Propagation. Spring 2017. Massachusetts Institute of Technology: MIT OpenCourseWare, https://ocw.mit.edu. License: Creative Commons BY-NC-SA.

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