06 Apr 2020 | Contributor(s):: Brian Winkel
Zammitt EtAl-DynamicsOfElasticPendulum-ReportZammit, Corey, Nirantha Balagopal, Zijun Li, Shenghao Xia, and Qisong Xiao. THE DYNAMICS OF THE ELASTIC PENDULUMA group project proposal with preliminary research byThe system of the elastic pendulum consists of a spring, connected to a...
1999-KowalczykHausknecht-Using DEs To Model Real World Data
08 Sep 2017 | Contributor(s):: Brian Winkel
Kowalczyk, Robert E. and Adam O. Hausknecht. 1999. Using Differential Equations to Model Real-World Data. Proceedings of the Tenth Annual International Conference on Technology in Collegiate Mathematics. Reading MA: Addison-Wesley Publishing Co. pp. 246-250Opening of article,...
30 Mar 2017 | | Contributor(s):: Brian Winkel
We introduce several basic, but substantial, approaches to modeling the motion of a spring mass system using a standard second order, linear, constant coefficient differential equation obtained from Newton's Second Law of Motion and a Free Body Diagram. We do this using a set of data...