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  1. 3-105-S-FrequencyResponse

    22 Jul 2020 | Modeling Scenarios

    We describe the frequency response to a second order differential equation with a driving function as the maximum steady state solution amplitude and perform some analyses in this regard.

  2. 3-027-S-BobbingDropping

    10 Jul 2020 | Modeling Scenarios

    We present two exercises from a differential equations text in which we ask students to model (1) falling object experiencing terminal velocity and (2) bobbing block of wood in liquid. We model the motion using Newton's Second Law of Motion and Archimedes' Principle.

  3. 3-027-S-BobbingDropping

    10 Jul 2020 | Modeling Scenarios

    We present two exercises from a differential equations text in which we ask students to model (1) falling object experiencing terminal velocity and (2) bobbing block of wood in liquid. We model the motion using Newton's Second Law of Motion and Archimedes' Principle.

  4. 1-128-S-RocketFlight

    04 Jun 2020 | Modeling Scenarios

    We offer an opportunity to build a mathematical model using Newton's Second Law of Motion and a Free Body Diagram to analyze the forces acting on the rocket of changing mass in its upward flight under power and then without power followed by its fall to earth.

  5. 1-124-S-WorldPopulation

    30 May 2020 | Modeling Scenarios

    We build models of world population using data to estimate growth rate.CZECH LANGUAGE VERSION  We have placed in Supporting Docs a Czech version of this Student Modeling Scenario. Name will be x-y-S-Title-StudentVersion-Czech.

  6. 3-026-S-SpringInverseProblem

    29 May 2020 | Modeling Scenarios

    We are given data on the position of a mass in an oscillating spring mass system and we seek to discover approaches to estimating an unknown parameter.

  7. 3-026-S-SpringInverseProblem

    29 May 2020 | Modeling Scenarios

    We are given data on the position of a mass in an oscillating spring mass system and we seek to discover approaches to estimating an unknown parameter.

  8. 5-010-S-DNADegradation

    21 Apr 2020 | Modeling Scenarios

    We ask students to use the system of first order linear differential equations given in a source paper and estimates of the data from laboratory procedures from a plot to estimate the parameters and complete the modeling process. Then we seek to compare the results of the final model with...

  9. Transient and Steady State response in RC or RL circuits

    16 Apr 2020 | Presentations

    Transient and Steady State response in RC or RL circuits . PowerPoint Slides. 54 Slides, This is a presentation to help understand the concepts of Transient and Steady State response in RC or RL circuits . There is detailed technical material and graphs to richly illustrate the clear...

  10. 2011-Yafia-DEModelingMalignantTumorCellsInCompetitionWithImmuneSystem

    04 Apr 2020 | Potential Scenario Ideas

    2011-Yafia-DEModelingMalignantTumorCellsInCompetitionWithImmuneSystemYAFIA, RADOUANE. 2011. A STUDY OF DIFFERENTIAL EQUATION MODELING MALIGNANT TUMOR CELLS IN COMPETITION WITH IMMUNE SYSTEM. International Journal of Biomathematics. 4(2):  185-206Abstract: In this...

  11. 2006-ChaachouaSaglam-ModelingByDifferentialEquations

    04 Apr 2020 | Potential Scenario Ideas

    2006-ChaachouaSaglam-ModelingByDifferentialEquationsChaachoua, Hamid and Ayse Saglam. 2006. Modelling by differential equations. Teaching Mathematics and its Applications: An International Journal of the IMA. 25(1): 15–22.Abstract: This paper aims to show the close relation...

  12. 2018-Joseph-Balamuralitharan - Nonlinear DE model of Asthma Effects

    01 Apr 2020 | Potential Scenario Ideas

    2018-Joseph-Balamuralitharan - Nonlinear DE model of Asthma EffectsJoseph ,G Arul J. and S Balamuralitharan. 2018. A Nonlinear differential equation model of Asthma effect of environmental pollution using LHAM.  IOP Conf. Series: Journal of Physics: Conf. Series. 1000:...

  13. 2007-RamseyEtAl-ParameterEstforDE-SmoothingApproach

    01 Apr 2020 | Potential Scenario Ideas

    2007-RamseyEtAl-ParameterEstforDE-SmoothingApproachJ. R. Statist. Soc. B (2007)69, Part 5, pp. 741–796Ramsay, J. O.. G. Hooker, D. Campbell and J. Cao. 2007. Parameter estimation for differential equations: a generalized smoothing approach. J. R. Statist. Soc....

  14. 2015-Capaldi-SimulatingReiintroPassengerPidgeon

    26 Mar 2020 | Potential Scenario Ideas

    2015-Capaldi-SimulatingReiintroPassengerPidgeonBoggess, Erin, Jordan Collignon, and Alanna Riederer. 2015.  Mathematical Modeling in Ecology: Simulating the Reintroduction of the Extinct Passenger Pigeon (Ectopistes migratorius).Valparaiso University. Abstract: The...

  15. 2013-DeboeckEtAl-ReservoirModel-DEModelOfPsychRegulation

    22 Mar 2020 | Potential Scenario Ideas

    2013-DeboeckEtAl-ReservoirModel-DEModelOfPsychRegulationDeboeck, P. R., & Bergeman, C. S. (2013). The reservoir model: A differential equation model of psychological regulation. Psychological Methods, 18(2), 237-256.Abstract: Differential equation models can be used to describe the...

  16. 2017-Ballard-Dice Activities for DE Models

    20 Mar 2020 | Potential Scenario Ideas

    2017-Ballard-Dice Activities for DE ModelsIntroduction: This document includes descriptions of four activities that are appropriate for a calculus or differential equations class, all using dice to motivate a differential equation model for a real-world scenario. Each can be used either...

  17. 2003-Bohren-FallingBodies - DimensionalAnalysis

    13 Mar 2020 | Potential Scenario Ideas

    2003-Bohren-FallingBodies - DimensionalAnalysisBohren, Craig F. 2003. Dimensional analysis, falling bodies, and the fine art of not solving differential equations. Am. J. Physics. 72(4): 534-537.Abstract: Dimensional analysis is a simple, physically transparent and intuitive...

  18. 2-005-Text-S-LinearizeItAll

    09 Dec 2019 | Technique Narratives

    Linear approximations are often used to simplify nonlinear ordinary differential equations (ODEs) for ease in analysis. The resulting linear approximation produces an ODE where closed form solutions may be obtained. A simple model using Torricelli's Law will compare the exact solution to...

  19. 9-020-S-HeatDiffusion

    14 Oct 2019 | Modeling Scenarios

    This project guides students through experimental, analytical, and numerical techniques for understanding the heat (diffusion) equation with nonhomogeneous boundary conditions. In particular, students collect data and model a physical scenario in which heat energy diffuses through a long, thin...

  20. 1-084-S-GoingViral

    31 Aug 2019 | Modeling Scenarios

    Students employ randomization in order to create a simulation of the spread of a viral disease in a population (the classroom).  Students then use qualitative analysis of the expected behavior of the virus to devise a logistic differential equation.  Finally, students solve the...

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