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  1. Jan 08 2021

    JMM 2021 Themed Contributed Paper Session on Data-Driven Modeling Projects to Motivate Active Learning and Engagement

    JMM 2021 Themed Contributed Paper Session on Data-Driven Modeling Projects to Motivate Active Learning and Engagement JMM 2021: 6-9 January 2021. See JMM ProgramSession: Friday, 8 January...


  2. Remote Teaching Module: Introduction to Modeling

    28 Jul 2020 | | Contributor(s):: Corban Harwood

    We place here and in the Supporting Documents all the materials in support of the SIMIODE Remote Teaching Module.Introduction to ModelingThis Remote Teaching Module introduces modeling with first order differential equations and motivates students to fully engage in the solution and...

  3. 1999-Single-Difference Quotients Etc Modeling Slime

    08 Sep 2017 | | Contributor(s):: Brian Winkel

    Single, Richard M. 1999. Different quotients, derivatives, and dagta through modeling with slime. PRIMUS: Problems, Resources, and Issues in Mathematics Undergraduate Studies. 9(3): 279-288,ABSTRACT: In this article, I present an experiment that can be conducted in a calculus class to investigate...

  4. 1-064-S-TorricelliBox

    14 Aug 2017 | | Contributor(s):: Brian Winkel

    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.

  5. 1-022-S-SpreadOfTechnology

    27 Nov 2015 | | Contributor(s):: Brian Winkel

    We examine  plots on the  spread of technologies and ask students to estimate and extract data from the plots and then model several of these spread of technologies phenomena with a logistic differential equation model.

  6. User Comments on SIMIODE 1-1-M&M - Death and Immigration Modeling Scenario

    21 Sep 2015 | | Contributor(s):: John Thoo

    John  Thoo, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Yuba College, offers detailed narrative review on his use of this material

  7. 2008-FoglerGurmen-Elements of Chemical Reaction Engineering

    20 Jun 2015 | | Contributor(s):: H. Scott Fogler, M. Nihat Gurmen

    Fogler, H. Scott and M. Nihat Gurmen. 2008. Elements of Chemical Reaction Engineering:  Strategies for Creative Problem Solving. http://www.umich.edu/~elements/07chap/html/07prof5.htm. Accessed 12 March 2015. This is a website with lots of modeling information, exercises, and lessons. The...

  8. 2007-MyersWinkel-Mystery Circuit Analysis

    20 Jun 2015 | | Contributor(s):: Joseph Myers, Brian Winkel

    Myers, Joseph and Brian Winkel. 2007.  Mystery Circuit in Mathematics Class.  The UMAP Journal. 28(1): 15-25. Article Abstract:  We discuss the introduction, student discovery, and teaching of a system of differential equations that model a circuit. In an engineering mathematics...

  9. 2011-Winkel-Parameter Estimates in Differential Equation Models for Population Growth

    20 Jun 2015 | | Contributor(s):: Brian Winkel

    Winkel, B. 2011. Parameter Estimates in Differential Equation Models for Population Growth. PRIMUS. 21(2): 101-129. Article Abstract:  We estimate the parameters present in several differential equation models of population growth, specifically logistic growth models and multiple species...

  10. 1994-Gruszka-Modeling falling balloon - experiment and analysis

    20 Jun 2015 | | Contributor(s):: T. Gruszka

    Gruszka, T. 1994. A Balloon Experiment in the Classroom. The College Mathematics Journal. 25(5): 442-444. We quote from the article, “The following experiment involves a balloon, a stopwatch, and a measurement device such as a meter stick. . . .  The goals of the experiment include...

  11. 1-019-S-RocksInTheHead

    04 Jun 2015 | | Contributor(s):: Brian Winkel

     We describe an experiment and offer data from a previously conducted experiment on the perception of the individual mass of a collection of rocks in comparison to a 100 g brass mass. We lead students to use the logistic differential equation as a reasonable model, estimate the parameters,...

  12. 1-018-S-LogisticPopGrowth

    04 Jun 2015 | | Contributor(s):: Brian Winkel

    We offer artificial (toy) and historical data on limited growth population situations in the study of protozoa and lead students through several approaches to estimating parameters and determining the validity of the logistic  model in these situations. 

  13. 1-017-S-DiseaseSpread

    04 Jun 2015 | | Contributor(s):: Brian Winkel

    We offer a physical situation, using a grid and M and M candies, to simulate the spread of disease. Students conduct the simulation and collect the data which is used to estimate parameters (in several ways)  in a differential equation model for the spread of the disease. Students ...

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