Online Learning Opportunities
Mike Brown, Professor of Planetary Astronomy
Explore the solar system using concepts from physics, chemistry, biology, and geology. Learn the latest from Mars, explore the outer solar system, ponder planets outside our solar system, and search for habitability in the universe.
Henry Lester, Bren Professor of Biology; Executive Officer for Neurobiology
The neuroscience of drugs for therapy, for prevention, and for recreation. You’ll learn the prospects for new generations of medications in psychiatry, aging, and treatment of substance abuse.
S. George Djorgovski, Professor of Astronomy
An introduction to the modern extragalactic astronomy and cosmology, the physical universe, big bang, formation and evolution of galaxies, quasars, and large-scale structure.
Antonio Rangel, Professor of Economics and Neuroscience
Quantitative and model-based introduction to basic ideas in economics, and applications to a wide range of real world problems.
Yaser Abu-Mostafa, Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
This is an introductory course in machine learning (ML) that covers the basic theory, algorithms, and applications. ML is a key technology in Big Data, and in many financial, medical, commercial, and scientific applications.