About the course
SEE THE TECHNOLOGIES RESHAPING THE WORLDS OF TRANSPORTATION AND MANUFACTURING
These online courses explore current and emerging technologies and trends including hybrid and electric vehicles, connected and automated vehicles, and advanced and smart manufacturing. Stay current with modern technology, and prepare yourself and your company for technological leadership.
Take courses à la carte or as a specialization to deepen your knowledge through the self-paced convenience of online learning, and complete any four courses to demonstrate your knowledge with a University of Michigan Certificate in Current and Emerging Technologies.
Complete 1, 2, 3, 4 courses or more based on your interest. Take courses à la carte, or successfully take any 4 courses to earn the certificate.
Each course contains 4-6 hours of online instruction divided into shorter modules to make it easy to learn at your own pace.
You will have 180 days from your course start date to complete the course(s).
Upon successful completion of 4 courses, you will receive a U-M Certificate in Current and Emerging Technologies. Successful completion requires you get an 80% passing grade on all four of the course tests.
Select 4 courses from one concentration to deepen your knowledge in a subject area, or select any 4 that are most interesting or relevant for you. If you choose a specialization, your certificate will note the specialization you completed.
Hybrid & Electric Vehicle Specialization
Gain advanced knowledge in the design, analysis, and development of hybrid and electric vehicles with these four courses.
Electrical Energy Storage
Hybrid Vehicle Technologies
Battery Management & Safety for Electric Vehicles
Advanced Manufacturing Specialization
Advance your understanding of new advanced manufacturing technologies and trends with these four courses.
Advanced Materials & Processes for Manufacturing Lightweight Structures
Design & Manufacture of Multi-Material Lightweight Structures
Innovation in Manufacturing Systems & Sustainability
Smart Production Systems
Connected & Automated Vehicles Specialization
Gain access to cutting-edge research and trends on connected and automated vehicles.
Adversarial Machine Learning
Dynamics and Control of Connected Vehicles
Fundamentals of Connected and Automated Vehicles
Social & Behavioral Implications of Autonomous Vehicles
Huei Peng received his Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering from the University of California, Berkeley in 1992. He is now a Professor at the Department of Mechanical Engineering at the University of Michigan. His research interests include adaptive control and optimal control, with emphasis on their ...
A professor of electrical engineering at The University of Michigan, Heath Hofmann’s expertise lies in the areas of power electronics and electromechanical systems. Specific research interests include energy harvesting, flywheel energy storage systems, finite element analysis, and the design and ...
Currently, I am working as a Research Scientist in the Mechanical Engineering deptartment at the University of Michigan. I received my Ph.D. in 2010, MS in 2006 and BS in Electrical Engineering in 2004 at the University of Michigan. My hobbies include working on antique cars, building furniture...
Semyon M. Meerkov received the MS in EE from the Polytechnic of Kharkov, Kharkov, Ukraine, in 1962, and the PhD in Systems Science from the Institute of Control Sciences, Moscow, Russia, in 1966. He was with the Institute of Control Sciences until 1977. From 1979 to 1984, he was with the Departme...
Liang Zhang received the BS and MS degrees from the Center for Intelligent and Networked Systems, Department of Automation, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China, in 2002 and 2004, respectively, and the Ph.D. degree in Electrical Engineering - Systems from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA...
Pooya Alavian received his BS and MS degrees in Industrial Engineering from Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran, in 2011 and 2013, respectively. Since 2013, he has been a doctoral student in the Manufacturing Engineering program at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI. His resear...
DEGREES PhD, Physics, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2001 Graduate Certificate, Computational Science and Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2001 BS, Mathematical Physics, Case Western Reserve University, 1995 RESEARCH INTERESTS Development of high-capacity...
Since joining University of Michigan in 2013, Dr. Dong has developed a number of new graduate/undergraduate courses. These are: NA 513: Defect Assessment (offered every other year): Defect Assessment or Engineering-Critical-Assessment (ECA or FFS) has become a powerful tool for providing quantit...
DEGREES Ph.D., Industrial Engineering, University of Illinois-Urbana-Champaign, 2000 B.S., Electrical Engineering, University of Illinois-Urbana-Champaign, 1994 RESEARCH INTERESTS Environmental and sustainable technology systems; life cycle product design optimization; pollution prevention t...
DEGREES PhD in Engineering Mathematics, University of Bristol, UK, 2006 MSc in Engineering Physics, Budapest University of Technology and Economics, Hungary, 2002 RESEARCH INTERESTS Nonlinear dynamics and control, time-delay systems, networks and complex systems, dynamics and control of conn...
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