Boston University Launching Online Engineering Lecture Series

March 13, 2001

Boston University, in cooperation with National Technological University and PBS: The Business & Technology Network, will launch its online Distinguished Lecture Series on April 20, 2001 and extending through June 2001.

One to three-day short courses covering state-of-the-art engineering topics will be delivered in distance-learning format. Courses will cover such topics as High Speed Photodetectors, Optical Networks, Optical Data Storage, High-Intensity Acoustics, Ultra-Resolution Microscopy,

Controller-Area Networks, and Green Manufacturing.

The series will be broadcast live by satellite from NTU’s Professional

Development Engineering Channel beginning in April 2001.