Dr. Frank Field
Dr. Jeremy Gregory
Prof. Randolph Kirchain
ESD.123J / 1.814J / 3.560J
This course examines quantitative techniques for life cycle analysis of the impacts of materials extraction, processing use, and recycling; and economic analysis of materials processing, products, and markets. Student teams undertake a major case study using the latest methods of analysis and computer-based models of materials process.
Field, Frank, Jeremy Gregory, and Randolph Kirchain. ESD.123J Systems Perspectives on Industrial Ecology, Spring 2006. (MIT OpenCourseWare: Massachusetts Institute of Technology), http://ocw.mit.edu/courses/engineering-systems-division/esd-123j-systems-perspectives-on-industrial-ecology-spring-2006 (Accessed). License: Creative Commons BY-NC-SA