
SIMIODE EXPO 2021  B1R2  Mark Nelson  Modelling using differential equations: undergraduate projects
21 Feb 2021   Contributor(s):: Mark Ian Nelson
SIMIODE EXPO 2021  B1R2  Mark Nelson  Modelling using differential equations: undergraduate projects Mark Nelson, University of Wollongong, Wollongong, New South Wales AUSTRALIA This was a presentation made at the SIMIODE EXPO 2021  see program. Abstract: The...

2020Winkel, Brian  Remote Teaching Module  Modeling a Nonlethal Influenza Epidemic
21 Jun 2020   Contributor(s):: Brian Winkel
We place here and in the Supporting Docs all the materials in support of the SIMIODE Remote Teaching Module  Modeling Nonlethal Influenza Epidemic.This module contains1) (Below and separate file in Supporting Docs) A brief Teaching Guide with an overview of the content and...

6045SCholeraTranmission
19 Apr 2020   Contributor(s):: Urmi GhoshDastidar
A recent cholera outbreak in Haiti brought public attention to this disease. Cholera, a diarrheal disease, is caused by an intestinal bacterium, and if not addressed in a timely manner may become fatal. During the project described here, the students will learn how to solve and address a...

2001Smith, David and Lang Moore  The SIR Model for Spread of Disease
02 Apr 2020   Contributor(s):: Brian Winkel
Smith, David and Lang Moore. 2001. The SIR Model for Spread of Disease. See https://www.maa.org/press/periodicals/loci/joma/thesirmodelforspreadofdiseaseintroduction .A multiple part tour of SIR Models freely available with Maple, Mathematics, and MatLab...

2009Haran, Murali  An introduction to models for disease dynamics. Presentation
20 Mar 2020   Contributor(s):: Brian Winkel
Haran, Murali. 2009. An introduction to models for disease dynamics. Presentation. 68 slides. Opening slides: Useful to model and understand disease dynamics because: Important for basic science as well as public policy. Models for infectious diseases are...

1089SSpreadOfDisease
15 Aug 2018   Contributor(s):: Shinemin Lin
In this project we use the algebra based concept “difference quotient” to solve differential equations models with the help of Excel.

2018Ding, Wandi  Experience and Lessons Learned from Using SIMIODE Modeling Scenarios
19 Jan 2018   Contributor(s):: Wandi Ding
Experience and Lessons Learned from Using SIMIODE Modeling ScenariosBy Wandi Ding, Ryan Florida, Jeffrey Summers, Puran Nepal, Middle Tennesse State UniversityA talk given at the AMS Special Session on Modeling in Differential Equations  High School, TwoYear College, FourYear...

2018Teague, Dan  Comparing Simulations with Solutions for Classical Differential Equation Models
18 Jan 2018   Contributor(s):: Dan Teague
Comparing Simulations with Solutions for Classical Differential Equation ModelsBy Daniel J. Teague, North Carolina School of Science and Mathematics A talk given at the AMS Special Session on Modeling in Differential Equations  High School, TwoYear College, FourYear...

2016Lofgren, Eric T., Kristy M. Collins, Tara C. Smith, and Reed A. Cartwright  Equations of the End: Teaching Mathematical Modeling Using the Zombie Apocalypse
28 Nov 2017   Contributor(s):: Brian Winkel
Lofgren, Eric T., Kristy M. Collins, Tara C. Smith, and Reed A. Cartwright. 2016. Equations of the End: Teaching Mathematical Modeling Using the Zombie Apocalypse. Journal of Microbiology & Biology Education. 17(1): 137142.See https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4798798/...

2017Durojaye, M. O.  Mathematical Model of the Spread and Control of Ebola Virus Disease
28 Nov 2017   Contributor(s):: Brian Winkel
Durojaye, M. O. 2017. Mathematical Model of the Spread and Control of Ebola Virus Disease. Applied Mathematics. 7(2): 2331.See http://article.sapub.org/10.5923.j.am.20170702.02.html .Abstract This paper analyses the transmission dynamics of Ebola Virus Disease using the...

2016Manheim, David, Margaret Chamberlin, Osonde A. Osoba, Raffaele Vardavas, Melinda Moore  Improving Decision Support for Infectious Disease Prevention and Control: Aligning Models and Other Tools with Policymakers' Needs.
23 Sep 2017   Contributor(s):: Brian Winkel
Manheim, David, Margaret Chamberlin, Osonde A. Osoba, Raffaele Vardavas, Melinda Moore. 2017. Improving Decision Support for Infectious Disease Prevention and Control: Aligning Models and Other Tools with Policymakers’ Needs. Rand Corporation. 51...

2017Bullard, Floyd  Dice Activities That Motivate Differential Equation Models Teaching Contemporary Mathematics.
21 Sep 2017   Contributor(s):: Brian Winkel
Bullard, Floyd. 2017. Dice Activities That Motivate Differential Equation Models Teaching Contemporary Mathematics. The North Carolina School of Science and Mathematics . 7 pp. See https://www.ncssm.edu/uploads/files/330468432813721056dediceactivities.pdf .This...

2010Del Ciello, Sarah, Jack Clementi, and Nailah Hart  Modeling Disease
10 Sep 2017   Contributor(s):: Brian Winkel
Del Ciello, Sarah, Jack Clementi, and Nailah Hart. 2010. Modeling Disease – FinalReport. See http://educ.jmu.edu/~strawbem/math_201/final_reports/Clementi_DelCiello_Hart_Final.pdf . Acessed 8 September 2017.Abstract: This paper models the progression of a disease through a...

1037SCommonColdSpread
30 Nov 2016   Contributor(s):: Richard Corban Harwood
This modeling scenario guides students to simulate and investigate the spread of the common cold in a residence hall. An example floor plan is given, but the reader is encouraged to use a more relevant example. In groups, students run repeated simulations, collect data, derive a differential...

1024SMalariaControl
06 May 2016   Contributor(s):: David Culver
This project offers students a chance to make policy recommendations based on the analysis of models using both linear (exponential decay) and nonlinear (logistic growth) differential equations. The scenario is based on the deployment of the United States Army's 62nd Engineer Battalion to...

1977Mackey, Michael C. and Leon Glass  Oscillation and Chaos in Physiological Control Systems
26 Jun 2015   Contributor(s):: Michael C. Mackey, Leon Glass, William Clark
Mackey, Michael C. and Leon Glass. 1977. Oscillation and Chaos in Physiological Control Systems. Science. 197: 287289.See https://www.science.org/doi/abs/10.1126/science.267326 .Article Abstract: Firstorder nonlinear differentialdelay equations describing physiological control...

1017SDiseaseSpread
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 ...