Subject Updates Fall 2020


Check the subject updates for Fall Term 2020 by clicking on the appropriate subject card on this page. These comprise the known changes for subject offerings by the Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science. For further information about any subject contact the instructor directly.

6.881 Intelligent Robot Manipulation
Graduate Level; Units: 3-0-9; Prerequisites: 6.006 and 6.041 and (18.06 or 2.087); Instructors: Prof. Russ Tedrake (; Schedule: TR2:30-4, room 24-121
6.888 Secure Hardware Design
Graduate Level; Units: 3-0-9; Prereqs: 6.004 or equivalent; 6.823 is recommended; Instructor: Prof. Mengjia Yan,; Schedule: MW1-2:30, room TBD
6.S081 Introduction to Operating Systems
Undergraduate Level -AUS; Units: 3-6-3; Prereqs: 6.004, 6.033; Instructors: Professors M. Frans Kaashoek, and Robert Morris;; Schedule: L MW1-2:30, room 32-141
6.S078 Fixed Parameter and Fine-grained Computation
Undergraduate Level; Units: 3-0-9; Prerequisites: 6.006, 6.042 and one of 6.045 or 6.046, or permission of instructor; Instructors: Profs. Ryan Williams ( and Virginia Williams (; Schedule: TBD