
VasModeling With Differential Equations
05 Sep 2017
Vas, Lia. Notes: Modeling With Differential Equations. 8 pp. http://liavas.net/courses/math422/files/Differential_eq.pdf . Accessed 5 September 2017.This is a set of class notes for Lia Vas in which examples from population, falling objects, tank mixing, growth and threshold, are...

1998ClausMcGahanModeling Projects In DE Course
05 Sep 2017
ClausMcGahan, Elly. 1998. Modeling Projets in a Differential Equations Course. PRIMUS: Problems, Resources, and Issues in Mathematics Undergraduate Studies. 8(2): 137149Abstract: Much has been said about the benefits of using projects in teaching the calculus sequence. Here we dis cuss...

1115SModelingWithFirstOrderODEs
04 Sep 2017  Modeling Scenarios
Several models using first order differential equations are offered with some questions on formulating a differential equations model

1064STorricelliBox
14 Aug 2017  Modeling Scenarios
The time it takes a column of water to empty and the time it takes the same volume of column of water with a box (various sizes) submerged in the column of water are compared through modeling with Torricelli's Law.

Learning from doing modeling in a differential equations course
24 Jul 2017  Presentations
This is a talk given in the Contributed Paper Session, Enrichment, Experiences, and Examples with Modeling in Differential Equations Courses, offered at the MAA MathFest Meeting in Chicago IL, 2729 July 2017.Abstract: When a teacher attempts to enrich a differential equations...

Examples and Experiences in Teaching a ModelingBased Differential Equations Course MathFest 2017
23 Jul 2017  Presentations
This is the set of materials offered at a Workshop given at the MAA MathFest 2017, Chicago IL, 28 July 2017, Friday, 1:00 – 2:20 p.m., Mobley Room, Chicago Hilton.The session was organized and presented by Rosemary Farley, Manhattan College; Therese Shelton, Southwestern...

Let's Do It: Using Modeling in the Classroom
14 May 2017  Articles and Publications
Winkel, B. J. 2017. Let's Do It: Using Modeling in the Classroom. MAA FOCUS. 37(2): 2627.In this article the author, Brian Winkel, Director of SIMIODE, attempts to make the case for modeling in the differential equations classroom by giving both rationale and examples.The entire...

Bringing the Differential Course into the TwentyFirst Century With a Computer Algebra System and a Modeling First Approach
08 Mar 2017  Presentations
This talk was presented at the AMS Special Session on the Modeling First Approach to Teaching Differential Equations at the Joint Mathematics Meetings, 7 January 2017, Atlanta GA USA.This presentation will explain how we used a computer algebra system together with a modeling first approach...

Creating and Using Videos in Support of Modeling in Differential Equations Course Work
08 Mar 2017  Presentations
This talk was presented at the AMS Special Session on the Modeling First Approach to Teaching Differential Equations at the Joint Mathematics Meetings, 7 January 2017, Atlanta GA USA.This presentation discusses and gives rich examples of resources and software for video production to use in...

Modeling Improvisation: Taking Classroom Materials and Making Them Your Own
08 Mar 2017  Presentations
This talk was presented at the AMS Special Session on the Modeling First Approach to Teaching Differential Equations at the Joint Mathematics Meetings, 7 January 2017, Atlanta GA USA.This presentation presents some great resources while pointing out the possible trouble with resources. The...

Successful modeling motivation for beam equations
04 Mar 2017  Presentations
This talk was presented at the AMS Special Session on the Modeling First Approach to Teaching Differential Equations at the Joint Mathematics Meetings, 7 January 2017, Atlanta GA USA.This presentation illustrates a successful empirical modeling activity for several beam configurations with...

SIMIODEa supportive community for teaching and learning differential equations using the "modeling first" approach: from the classroom to preparing students for research.
04 Mar 2017  Presentations
This talk was presented at the AMS Special Session on the Modeling First Approach to Teaching Differential Equations at the Joint Mathematics Meetings, 7 January 2017, Atlanta GA USA.The talk gives overview of SIMIODE and richly illustrates how students were engaged in meaningful modeling...

Stay Tuned  Modeling in Differential Equations Courses
29 Dec 2016  Presentations
Joint Mathematics Meetings 2017 Teaching and Learning of Undergraduate Ordinary Differential Equations, I 10:20 AM Friday, 6 January 2017Marriott Marquis, A702 Atrium Level Stay Tuned Modeling in Differential Equations Courses Brian Winkel, PROF Emeritus, United...

1090SEmptySphericalTank
12 Nov 2016  Modeling Scenarios

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...

SIMIODE – A Community for Teaching ModelingFirst 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...

Reflection  Slowly Introducing Modeling First into Differential Equations Classes
24 Sep 2016  Sample Syllabi and Course Reflections

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.

Compartment Models
19 Sep 2016  Articles and Publications
Blomhøj, M, T.H. Kjeldsen, and J. Ottesen. 2014. Compartment Models.From the Introduction of this 47 page chapter the authors say,"Background: It is important to master the ability to develop models. Modeling of dynamical systems plays a very important role in applied science, and...

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): 158169.Abstract: We examine two differential equations, (1) first order exponential growth or decay and (2) second...