05 Mar 2022 | | Contributor(s):: Bill Skerbitz
Students are led step by step through the development of introductory ideas in mathematical modeling with differential equations. They will encounter the fundamental ideas underlying unlimited population growth (exponential models), limited population growth (logistic models), and a coupled...
19 Jan 2022 | | Contributor(s):: Jennie D'Ambroise
This module guides students in the use of differential equation models to predict cancer growth and study treatment outcomes. Several classical models for cancer growth are presented including exponential, power law, Bertalanffy, logistic, and Gompertz. Students solve first-order differential...
22 Dec 2021 | | Contributor(s):: Jean Marie Linhart, Gary William Epp
Students who have studied models for population are likely to be familiar with the exponential and the logistic population models. The goal here is to explore the role of modeling assumptions in choosing which model to use. We will compare and contrast the United States census data and the...
MAA Virtual Programming, 26 and 28 October 2021 Resources with Calculus El Al. Modeling Resource Papers
24 Oct 2021 | | Contributor(s):: Brian Winkel
We place resources fom the SIMIODE MAA Virtual Programming, 26 and 28 October 2021. We enclose a number of papers published by Brian Winkel, Director SIMIODE, which offer support for modeling and application in calculus instruction.
I am an applied mathematics instructor with a background in mathematical biology and operations research. I am quite interested in mathematics education and have released many open-access...
27 Aug 2021 | | Contributor(s):: Brody Dylan Johnson
This modeling scenario examines the deflection of a cantilever beam under two different distributed loads. Students will have the opportunity to conduct experiments with their own cantilever beam or use data provided in the student version. A mathematical model for the beam deflection will be...
22 Aug 2021 | | Contributor(s):: Brody Dylan Johnson, Elodie Pozzi
This project involves the application of Newton's law of cooling to the study of insulated water bottles. Students have the option to conduct experiments with their own bottles outside of class or use data included in the student version. The modeling scenario leads the students through an...
20 Aug 2021 | | Contributor(s):: Brody Dylan Johnson, Elodie Pozzi
The goal of this activity is to show students how population models can be used to examine social issues. The students will examine three different population models and will use numerical methods to apply each model to demographic data for the percentage of engineering degrees awarded to women...
03 Aug 2021 | | Contributor(s):: Brody Dylan Johnson
This hands-on modeling scenario guides students through the development of an empirical model for the velocity and distance traveled of a simple pull-back toy. Students can record videos and extract data using their own pull-back toy or use data included in the student version. Two different...
Apr 14 2021
15 April 2021 - MAA Virtual Programming Enhance Your Differential Equations Course with Modeling
MAA Virtual ProgrammingEnhance Your Differential Equations Course with Modeling15 April 2021, 1-3pm ETThis...
2020-Serrano, Sergio - Differential Equation text using modeling and Maple
11 Apr 2021 | | Contributor(s):: Brian Winkel
We share news of a rich source of materials for undergraduates studying differential equations.DIFFERENTIAL EQUATIONS. Applied Mathematical Modeling, Nonlinear Analysis, and Computer Simulation in Engineering and Science, Sergio E. Serrano, Ph.D.An introduction to ordinary...
Engineering Design Optimization using Calculus Level Methods: A Casebook Approach (Manual)
20 Mar 2021 |
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Phil B Brubaker
My History----------I attended Oregon State U. and majored 3 years in Electrical Engineering. Then I switched to a Math major for my final years and graduated with a B.S. in Math (1967). Developed...
SIMIODE EXPO 2021 - Minicourse M-R2 - Delay Differential Equations in Epidemiology
06 Mar 2021 | | Contributor(s):: Nsoki Mamie Mavinga
SIMIODE EXPO 2021 - Minicourse M-R2 - Nsoki Mavinga - Delay Differential Equations in Epidemiology Nsoki Mavinga, Swarthmore College, Swarthmore PA USA This was a presentation made at the SIMIODE EXPO 2021 - see program. Abstract: Many problems in epidemiology give rise to...
SIMIODE EXPO 2021 - P-R1 - Faculty Development Programs
02 Mar 2021 | | Contributor(s):: Elizabeth A Roan, Guangming Yao
SIMIODE EXPO 2021 - P-R1 - Faculty Development ProgramsThis is a panel and moderated by Elizabeth Roan.This was a presentation made at the SIMIODE EXPO 2021 - see program.Initiating Projects Elements for StudentsGuangming Yao, Clarkson University, Potsdam NY...
SIMIODE EXPO 2021 - B1-R2 - Solving the Rocket Equation with Mathematica and Kerbal Space Program
02 Mar 2021 | | Contributor(s):: Christopher Scott Vaughen
SIMIODE EXPO 2021 - B1-R2 - Solving the Rocket Equation with Mathematica and Kerbal Space Program (B1-R2) Student Activities - Sources, engagement, level, management Christopher Scott Vaughen, Montgomery County Community College, Blue Bell PA USAAbstract: In this...
SIMIODE EXPO 2021 - (R3) - Discussion group on where to get ideas and sources for modeling activities
01 Mar 2021 | | Contributor(s):: Brian Winkel
(R3) Discussion group on where to get ideas and sources for modeling activities.Brian Winkel, SIMIODE, Cornwall NY USAThis was a presentation made at the SIMIODE EXPO 2021 - see program.Abstract: This is a discussion about how and where to get ideas and sources for modeling...
SIMIODE EXPO 2021 - (B5-MR) - Our SCUDEM V Experience and Model for Spinning A Wheel
28 Feb 2021 | | Contributor(s):: Henry Schweitzer Bae, Chenming Zhen, Miles Pophal
SIMIODE EXPO 2021 - (B5-MR) - Students Sharing their SCUDEM Experiences Our SCUDEM V Experience and Model for Spinning A WheelHenry Bae, Chenming Zhen, and Miles Pophal, Florida Institute of Technology, Melbourne FL USAThis was a presentation made at the SIMIODE EXPO 2021...
SIMIODE EXPO 2021 - (B3-R1) - Debriefing the First Mathematical Modeling Workshop for Faculty at the Technological University of Panama
28 Feb 2021 | | Contributor(s):: Norma Louise Miller
SIMIODE EXPO 2021 - (B3-R1) Use and Modification of SIMIODE MaterialsDebriefing the First Mathematical Modeling Workshop for Faculty at the Technological University of Panama Norma Miller, Universidad Tecnológica de Panamá, Panama City PANAMAAbstract: At the...