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OPTIMUS - Earth Science Engineering Grant

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OPTIMUS - Earth Science Engineering Grant

OPTIMUS - Earth Science Engineering Grant Partner(s): Upmanu Lall
School of Engineering and Applied Science

Released: September 2003
Archived, no longer available.

The Open Platform for Teaching Integrated Modeling and Urban Simulation (OPTIMUS) project was a prototype of a spatial modeling application that allowed engineering students to design and manipulate models of environmental engineering problems such as the relationship between automobile traffic congestion and pollution. The prototype was a central feature of a re-designed undergraduate curriculum that exposed students to the power and challenges of modeling early in their undergraduate experience. The code is now archived on GitHub.

Related project categories:
Engineering | Simulations