WEEK  TOPICS  Exercises 
1  Introduction, Chapter 1  Email, XGRAF.BAS,
Course
Motivation,
Terminology,
Optional review of some bioscience concepts
,
Artificial Intelligence Terminology

2 
Simulation, Chapter 2  SIMBAS.BAS, Scaling,
SAG.BAS, MatLab
Oral Practical Quiz

3  Process
Dynamics, Chapter 3  FORCE.BAS, BODE.BAS, CHEMDEL.BAS,
DELAY.BAS, phase plane analysis, BODEX.BAS, CSTRS.BAS,
Control valves 
4  Data Bases, Chapter 4  PENDULUM.BAS, Homework,
BYPASS techniques,
Smart Spreadsheets

5  Models, Chapter 5  WEIGHTS.BAS,
Clemson model,
CURVEFIT.BAS,
SLIFILM.BAS,
Growth Rate Expressions  More than One
Substrate,

6 
Nutrition in dilute systems  LOWSUB.BAS, 
7  Networks, Chapter 6  NETWORK.BAS, Homework,
Hardy Cross Introduction

8  Neural Networks
, Chapter 7  BACTERIA, MetaNeural, Homework

9  Expert Systems,
Chapter 8  Who pays? (A primitive
expert system)
Homework to derive rules for activated sludge

10  Expert systems (continued)  ImpShell, Homework

11  Fuzzy Logic, Chapter 9. 
FUZZY.BAS, FUZZYX.BAS, Homework,
Tutorial

12  Statistical Tools
, Chapter 10  SHEWHART.BAS, MKTABLE.BAS

13  Probability, extreme values  PDRFILL.BAS, MOLDY.BAS, PROBX.BAS

14  Chemodynamics  Homework on interfaces

15  Plumes/Acid Rain  Review, PLUMES/deposition
