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  1. 2015Ryu Engineering Mathematics - Differential Equations

    03 Mar 2017

    Ryu, Jaeku. 2015.  ShareTechNote. Engineering Math – Differential Equations. http://www.sharetechnote.com/html/EngMath_DifferentialEquation.html . Accessed on 31 May 2015.This is a remarkable set of rich resources for engineering education and we note the strong conviction of the...

  2. 3-110-T-MilitarySpringMassApplication

    25 Feb 2017 | Modeling Scenarios

    The project is a collection of five different scenarios regarding the shock system of a trailer; the first three are chronological and the latter two are optional independent scenarios. In each scenario, students will transform the shock system of a trailer into a second-order differential...

  3. Reasons for SIMIODE - White Paper

    05 Nov 2016 | General Resources

    We offer reasons and background for the work offered in SIMIODE. We support the notion that students learn mathematics best when it is in context and there is interest and curiosity present. We present details on a community of teachers and learners in SIMIODE who are interested in teaching and...

  4. Desjardins, Steven J. and Remi Vaillancourt-2011-Ordinary Differential Equations, Laplace Transforms, and Numerical Methods for Engineers

    17 Oct 2016 | Free Online Texts

    Desjardins, Steven J. and  Remi Vaillancourt. 2011.   Ordinary Differential Equations, Laplace Transforms, and Numerical Methods for Engineers, Notes for the Course MAT 2384 3X. Departement de mathematiques et de statistique/Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Universite...

  5. 3-065-T-UpDown

    05 Oct 2016 | Modeling Scenarios

    We model the height of a launched object which is subject to resistance proportional to velocity during its flight. We ask questions about the motion as well, e.g., highest point or apex and terminal velocity.

  6. 1-061-T-PotatoCooling

    05 Oct 2016 | Modeling Scenarios

    We model the cooling of a baked potato and compare it to student-collected data.

  7. 1-061-T-PotatoCooling

    05 Oct 2016 | Modeling Scenarios | Contributor(s): Karen Bliss

    We model the cooling of a baked potato and compare it to student-collected data.

  8. Shen, Wen. 2015. Lecture Notes for Math 251: Introduction to Ordinary and Partial Differential Equations

    04 Oct 2016 | Free Online Texts

    Shen, Wen. 2015. Lecture Notes for Math 251: Introduction to Ordinary and Partial Differential Equations. 234 pp.http://www.math.psu.edu/shen_w/PDF/NotesPDE.pdfThis is a well-written set of notes covering the traditional material in a first differential equations course including Laplace...

  9. Tenenbaum, Morris and Harry Pollard. 1963. Ordinary Differential Equations: An Elementary Textbook for Students in Mathematics, Engineering, and the Sciences.

    04 Oct 2016 | Free Online Texts

    Tenenbaum, Morris and Harry Pollard. 1985. Ordinary Differential Equations:  An Elementary Textbook for Students in Mathematics, Engineering, and the Sciences. Dover Publications. 819 pp.Republished in 1985. New York: Dover Publications. First published in 1963 by Harper & Row,...

  10. Malham, Simon J.A. Differential Equations and Linear Algebra

    04 Oct 2016 | Free Online Texts

    Malham, Simon J.A.  Differential Equations and Linear Algebra. 95 pp.http://www.macs.hw.ac.uk/~simonm/linalg.pdf . Accessed 4 October 2016.This is a nice set of noted on which a course can be based. There is ample material on first and second order, linear systems, and Laplace Transform...

  11. 1-110-T-SnailsInaTidePool

    04 Oct 2016 | Modeling Scenarios | Contributor(s): Karen Bliss

    This lab asks students to use linear differential equations to model temperature change, both in a sand tide pool and inside the shell of a snail in that tide pool. We offer data on temperature in a tide pool as the sun heats the water and ask students to model the tide pool's water...

  12. 1-120-T-CircularRollerCoaster

    27 Sep 2016 | Modeling Scenarios

    Students will study the dynamics of a circular roller coaster and work out the equations of motion in the ideal case as well as considering the interesting complication of including kinetic friction. This problem is an excellent introduction for students to apply physics in real-life. A basic...

  13. SIMIODE – A Community for Teaching Modeling-First Differential Equations

    25 Sep 2016 | Presentations

    This is the first SIAM Conference on Applied Mathematics Education held in Philadelphia PA USA, 28 September - 2 October 2016. We offer a presentation entitled, "SIMIODE - A Community for Teaching Modeling First Differential Equations."Abstract: SIMIODE - Systemic Initiative for...

  14. Differential Equations at Westminster College Personal Account

    21 Sep 2016 | Sample Syllabi and Course Reflections

    This paper describes the author's experiences teaching differential equations with a strong modeling component at a small liberal arts college. The course structure and incorporation of modeling are discussed, as well as challenges and rewards associated with this approach.

  15. Informed Conjecturing in a Modeling Context Differential Equations

    18 Sep 2016 | Articles and Publications

    This is the preprint version of the published article: Winkel, B. J. 2015. Informed Conjecturing of Solutions for Differential Equations in a Modeling Context. PRIMUS. 25(2): 158-169.Abstract:  We examine two differential equations, (1) first order exponential growth or decay and (2) second...

  16. Resources for Clickers and Classroom Voting in Collegiate Mathematics

    17 Sep 2016 | General Resources

    "This page contains resources for classroom voting in mathematics, also known as ConcepTests for Peer Instruction or "Clicker Questions". These materials were developed through two NSF-funded projects: "MathQUEST: Math Questions to Engage Students" (2006-2009) and...

  17. Modeling in Differential Equations Doing, Learning, and Teaching

    14 Sep 2016 | Presentations

    On 15 September 2016 Brian Winkel, Director of SIMIODE, is giving a talk to the Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics, SIAM Student Chapter, New York City College of Technology, Brooklyn NY. The talk will engage students and faculty in modeling activities and give an overview of the...

  18. 4-035-T-ParEstSteadyState

    09 Sep 2016 | Modeling Scenarios

    We offer the opportunity to estimate parameters in a second order, linear, constant coefficient, non-homogeneous,ordinary differential equations through analysis of of the steady state solution. This means by applying a driver of our chose we can collect data in terms of the unknown parameters...

  19. 4-035-T-ParEstSteadyState

    09 Sep 2016 | Modeling Scenarios | Contributor(s): Karen Bliss

    We offer the opportunity to estimate parameters in a second order, linear, constant coefficient, non-homogeneous,ordinary differential equations through analysis of of the steady state solution. This means by applying a driver of our chose we can collect data in terms of the unknown parameters...

  20. 3-029-T-FerrisWheelCatch

    09 Sep 2016 | Modeling Scenarios

    We offer the opportunity to model the throw of an object to a person on a moving Ferris wheel.