18 Sep 2018 | Modeling Scenarios | Contributor(s): Eric Stachura, Rob 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 describe the flight path of a drone delivering a package. Techniques used to derive the analytical...
12 Sep 2019 | Modeling Scenarios | Contributor(s): Rob Krueger, Eric Stachura
Students will investigate difference equations through the context of tiling hallways. Students will observe patterns in the tiling which will lead to a difference equation model. Solutions will be calculated by iteration. Then students will be introduced to the concept of the shift...
20 Sep 2020 | Modeling Scenarios | Contributor(s): Rob Krueger
A simple first order population growth model is presented. The challenge is to produce a final differential equation which is the result of the difference or ratio of birth and death rates. This ratio is not immediately intuitive.
SIMIODE EXPO 2021 - B5-R4 - Rob Krueger - Father and Son Venture into the Unknown
23 Feb 2021 | Presentations | Contributor(s): Rob Krueger
Rob Krueger, Concordia University, St. Paul MN USAThis was a presentation made at the SIMIODE EXPO 2021 - see program.Abstract: Even though I have been working with the SIMIODE community for the last several years, this was the first opportunity I had to coach a...