Villanova Engineering at The Navy Yard in Philadelphia

Villanova Engineering at the Navy Yard

The Navy Yard in Philadelphia

To make earning a graduate degree from Villanova University convenient to those working full-time, Villanova’s College of Engineering offers several evening courses each semester at The Navy Yard. Easy access from I-95 with close connections to I-76 and I-476, the Navy Yard location is just minutes from Center City and both the Walt Whitman and Ben Franklin bridges. The Navy Yard offers a free shuttle for all Navy Yard employees, as well as Villanova students taking courses at the Navy Yard location.

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The College’s 1,400-square-foot facility houses a 40-seat classroom and 10-seat collaboration area—both of which employ the latest in web broadcasting and video teleconferencing capabilities.

This Fall at the Navy Yard

ECE 8484 - DN1 Cybersecurity Threats and Defense

Days: M from 04:30 pm to 07:00 pm

Instructor: James J Solderitsch (P)

Course Description: Malware and cyber threats: computer network defense; software for Data Protection and Privacy, Security Information and Event Management (SIEM), Governance, Risk and Compliance (GRC); trusted computer systems and secure applications; identy and access management including biometrics; next generation security concepts. 3.000 Credit hours

 

ECE 8820 - DN1 Power System Dynamics

Days: W from 04:30 pm to 07:00 pm

Instructor: Richard Barnett Adler (P)

Course Description: The focus of the course is the dynamic behavior of the electric power system. The topics include transient performance of ac machines, load-frequency and voltage control systems, economic operation, transient behavior of transmission lines, and transient stability. Prerequisites: ECE 7805 and ECE 7810 or approval from instructor.

 

EGR 8310 - DN1 Optimization for Engineers 

Days: T from 04:30 pm to 07:00 pm

Instructor: Frank Ferrese (P) 

ME 7000 Concurrency: Yes

 

EGR 8310 - Optimization for Engineers

Linear programs, non-linear programs, and integer programs. Gradient and steepest descent methods and Newton's method for constrained and unconstrained problems. Interior point methods including cutting planes and branch bound methods. Combinatoric optimization. Heuristic methods. Engineering applications of optimization. Prerequisite: ME 7000 (concurrency allowed) or instructor's permission. 3.000 Credit hours

Classes offered in past semesters include Power System Modeling, Introduction to Power Electronics, Cryptography and Network Security, Computer Networks and more.

Future course offerings at the Navy Yard are flexible and will adjust based on the needs of interested graduate students. To inquire about the Navy Yard, email grad.enginquiry@villanova.edu and be sure to include your graduate program of interest.

Corporate Training/Classroom Space

Villanova has availability on weekdays and weekends to rent out the Navy Yard classroom for corporate trainings and workshops, including live internet streaming and digital archiving of your presentations. To inquire about booking the Navy Yard classroom, call John Dell’Osa at 484-431-7721.

 

Classes offered in past semesters include Power System Modeling, Introduction to Power Electronics, Cryptography and Network Security, Computer Networks and more.

Future course offerings at the Navy Yard are flexible and will adjust based on the needs of interested graduate students. To inquire about the Navy Yard, emailgrad.enginquiry@villanova.edu and be sure to include your graduate program of interest.

 

 

Corporate Training/Classroom Space

Villanova has availability on weekdays and weekends to rent out the Navy Yard classroom for corporate trainings and workshops, including live internet streaming and digital archiving of your presentations. To inquire about booking the Navy Yard classroom, call John Dell’Osa  at 484-431-7721.

 

 

Classes offered in past semesters include Power System Modeling, Introduction to Power Electronics, Cryptography and Network Security, Computer Networks and more.

Future course offerings at the Navy Yard are flexible and will adjust based on the needs of interested graduate students. To inquire about the Navy Yard, emailgrad.enginquiry@villanova.edu and be sure to include your graduate program of interest.

 

 

Corporate Training/Classroom Space

Villanova has availability on weekdays and weekends to rent out the Navy Yard classroom for corporate trainings and workshops, including live internet streaming and digital archiving of your presentations. To inquire about booking the Navy Yard classroom, call John Dell’Osa  at 484-431-7721.