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  1. 1-125-S-DiceyPopulations

    04 Mar 2019 | Modeling Scenarios | Contributor(s): Brian Winkel

    We offer students an opportunity to generate unique data for their team on a death and immigration model using 12 and 20 sided dice and then pass on the data to another student team for analysis...

    https://simiode.org/resources/5923

  2. 1-077-S-RLMSimSeriesCircuit

    03 Mar 2019 | Modeling Scenarios | Contributor(s): Virgil Ganescu

    In this validation-oriented setup, the first order linear ordinary differential equation governing a small signal RL series AC circuit is solved analytically and the results are compared with the...

    https://simiode.org/resources/5906

  3. 1-143-S-PopulationModelVariationsMATLAB

    17 Feb 2019 | Modeling Scenarios | Contributor(s): Bill Skerbitz

    Students will walk through a detailed derivation and review of basic population models (exponential and logistic) to create and understand variations of those models while learning some basic...

    https://simiode.org/resources/5889

  4. 3-009-S-BallDropInWater

    16 Dec 2018 | Modeling Scenarios | Contributor(s): Brian Winkel

    We conduct an analysis of a falling ball in liquid to determine its terminal velocity and to ascertain just what radius ball for a given mass density is necessary to attain a designated terminal...

    https://simiode.org/resources/5811

  5. 1-063-S-ThreeHoleColumn

    15 Dec 2018 | Modeling Scenarios | Contributor(s): Brian Winkel

    We consider a column of water with three holes or spigots through which water can exit and ask students to model the height of the column of water over time.

    https://simiode.org/resources/5798

  6. 3-043-S-BallisticModeling-SpongeDart

    20 Nov 2018 | Modeling Scenarios | Contributor(s): Jean Marie Linhart, Peter Howard

    The goal of this project is for students to develop, analyze, and compare three different models for the flight of a sponge dart moving under the influences of gravity and air resistance. The...

    https://simiode.org/resources/5568

  7. 6-065-S-InternetPlatformUsers

    30 Oct 2018 | Modeling Scenarios | Contributor(s): Victoria Rayskin

    A model estimating the volume of users interacting through a two-sided Internet platform (allowing interaction of two types of users) will teach students how to analyze a 2-dimensional dynamical...

    https://simiode.org/resources/5540

  8. 6-011-S - HumansVsZombies

    25 Oct 2018 | Modeling Scenarios | Contributor(s): Hope McIlwain

    In this activity, students will analyze the SIR differential equations model in the context of a zombie invasion of a human population. First the students will analyze a two equation system...

    https://simiode.org/resources/5519

  9. 6-010-S-SocialCampaigns

    23 Sep 2018 | Modeling Scenarios | Contributor(s): Hyunsun Lee

    Mathematical epidemic models are crucial tools to understand, analyze, predict, and control infectious diseases. The Susceptible-Infected-Recovered (SIR) model is a basic compartment model,...

    https://simiode.org/resources/5494

  10. 6-024-S-DronePackageDelivery

    18 Sep 2018 | Modeling Scenarios | Contributor(s): Eric Stachura, Robert Krueger

    In this scenario, students will begin by carefully reading through the problem statement and uncovering which information is useful. Students will derive a system of differential equations which...

    https://simiode.org/resources/5422

  11. 6-019-S-EnablingEpidemicExploration

    17 Sep 2018 | Modeling Scenarios | Contributor(s): Brian Winkel

    We offer several strategies for estimating parameters in models of epidemics, one using a Michaelis-Menten saturation infected rate.

    https://simiode.org/resources/5402

  12. 1-062-S-BacterialGrowth

    15 Sep 2018 | Modeling Scenarios | Contributor(s): Arati Nanda Pati

    We offer students a simulation experience or data from a simulation and ask them to model the simulation using several approaches andusing EXCEL spreadsheet. In this particular modeling scenario,...

    https://simiode.org/resources/5352

  13. 6-006-T-ZombieGameHvZ

    09 Sep 2018 | Modeling Scenarios | Contributor(s): Jue Wang

    Invented in 2005, Humans vs. Zombies, or HvZ, is a game of tag, predominantly played at US college campuses. In this activity, students use systems of non-linear differential equations to model...

    https://simiode.org/resources/5215

  14. 6-006-S-ZombieGameHvZ

    09 Sep 2018 | Modeling Scenarios | Contributor(s): Jue Wang

    Invented in 2005, Humans vs. Zombies, or HvZ, is a game of tag, predominantly played at US college campuses. In this activity, students use systems of non-linear differential equations to model...

    https://simiode.org/resources/5214

  15. 1-053-S-SlimeSpread

    30 Aug 2018 | Modeling Scenarios | Contributor(s): Brian Winkel

    We offer a video showing real time spread of a cylinder of slime and challenge students to build a mathematical model for this phenomenon.

    https://simiode.org/resources/5172

  16. 6-003-S-SchoolFluEpidemic

    28 Aug 2018 | Modeling Scenarios | Contributor(s): Darrell Weldon Pepper

    We offer a model of the spread of flu in a school dormitory and are asked to find when the flu levels reach their peak and explain long term behavior of the spread of the flu.

    https://simiode.org/resources/5160

  17. 1-141-S-M&MGameRevisited

    27 Aug 2018 | Modeling Scenarios | Contributor(s): Mehdi Hakim-Hashemi

    In this project students will learn to find a probability distribution using the classical M&M game in SIMIODE.

    https://simiode.org/resources/5147

  18. 1-108-S-PoissonProcess

    27 Aug 2018 | Modeling Scenarios | Contributor(s): Mehdi Hakim-Hashemi

    In this project students learn to derive the probability density function (pdf) of the Poisson distribution and the cumulative distribution (cdf) of the waiting time. They will use them to solve...

    https://simiode.org/resources/5138

  19. 1-118-S-SolowEconomicGrowth

    22 Aug 2018 | Modeling Scenarios | Contributor(s): Yuri Yatsenko

    https://simiode.org/resources/5114

  20. 7-040-S-TankInterruptMixing

    22 Aug 2018 | Modeling Scenarios | Contributor(s): Norman Loney

    We present a differential equation model for the interrupted mixing of a tank with salt water. We offer two solution strategies (1) two step approach and (2) Laplace Transforms.

    https://simiode.org/resources/5103