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  1. 3-012-T-CoronaVirusAerosols

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

    Students will use reported data on the motion of the corona virus aerosols to model just how far they can go from the mouth of a coughing or sneezing infected person and compare that to the recommended social distancing distance of 6 feet which is the suggested distance for mitigating the spread...

  2. 2004-PhoebusReily-TheParachuteProblem

    09 Dec 2018 | | Contributor(s):: Brian Winkel

    Phoebus, Ronald and Cole Reilly. 2004, Differential Equations and the Parachute Problem. Presentation 10 May 2004.  https://mse.redwoods.edu/darnold/math55/DEproj/sp04/coleron/presentation.pdf .Abstract: The parachute problem is a classical first semester differential equations problem often...

  3. 2015-PendrillEager-Trampoline Jumping Model

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

    Pendrill. Ann-Marie and David Eager. 2015. Free fall and harmonic oscillations: analyzing trampoline jumps. Physics Education. 50(1): 1-9.http://iopscience.iop.org/article/10.1088/0031-9120/50/1/64/meta . Accessed 5 September 2017. (This is an author-created, un-copyedited version of an...