Course Description :

Challenges and barriers to sustainable infrastructure. Effects of a changing planet and society on
infrastructure. Technology and data use for engineering. Infrastructure data interpretation. Data-driven
engineering solutions. Merit and appropriateness of engineering solutions. Pre: Graduate standing. (3H, 3C)

Specific Course Objectives :
  • Evaluate current challenges and barriers to more sustainable infrastructure.
  • Model the effects of a changing planet and society on current infrastructure systems.
  • Develop an engineering solution that applies technology to improve infrastructure performance.
  • Interpret data about infrastructure performance.
  • Devise an engineering solution based on analysis of infrastructure data.
  • Judge the merit and appropriateness of various engineering solutions for infrastructure.
Hours & Credits :
3H, 3C
Program Area :
Interdisciplinary Programs