ScD in Instrumentation
The Doctor of Science in
Instrumentation at MIT was an interdepartmental degree
that emphasized the dynamics, control, and systems of aerospace vehicles.
courses and examination committee members
in five departments: Aeronautics and Astronautics, Electrical
Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Mathematics, and Physics.
The name of the degree derived from the MIT Instrumentation Laboratory
(now the C.S. Draper Laboratory).
The current name of the degree is Estimation & Control.