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  1. 2006-MacWilliams-Developing ODES To DescribePaperHelicopter

    15 Mar 2020 | Contributor(s):: Brian Winkel

    2006-MacWilliams-Developing ODES To DescribePaperHelicopterMacWilliams, Matt. 2006.  Developing Ordinary Differential Equations to Describe the Motion of a Paper Helicopter. The Review: A Journal of Undergraduate Student Research. 8(8): 33-42.Abstract: Since George...

  2. 6-024-S-DronePackageDelivery

    18 Sep 2018 | | 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 describe the flight path of a drone delivering a package. Techniques used to derive the analytical...

  3. 5-080-S-SpaceFlightRecolonize

    06 May 2017 | | Contributor(s):: Brian Allen, Karoline Hood

    This project is a combination of differential equations, multi-variable calculus, and vector calculus with the use of technology to model colonization of a new planet.

  4. 6-023-S-DroneHeadingHome

    13 Apr 2017 | | Contributor(s):: Richard Spindler

    You just received a new long-range helicopter drone for your birthday! After a little practice, you try a long-range test of it by having it carry a small package to your home. A friend volunteers to take it 5 miles east of your home with the goal of flying directly back to your home. So you...