Chapter 3 discusses several numerical methods needed to simulate the motion of particles using Newton's laws and introduces the Ordinary Differential Equation (ODE) editor that makes it possible to select different numerical algorithms for ODE-based models. EJS 3D elements are also introduced to model motion in three dimensions.

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Book Title:
An Introduction to Computer Simulation Methods - Draft EJS edition

CSM Textbook Chapter 3: Simulating particle motion examples
A multi-model ready to run jar file containing EJS models to accompany Chapter 3 of An Introduction to Computer Simulation Methods. download 2073kb .jar
Last Modified: November 16, 2010
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CSM Textbook Chapter 3: Simulating particle motion examples source code
A multi-model EJS source code archive to accompany Chapter 3 of An Introduction to Computer Simulation Methods. Unzip this archive in your EJS Workspace to compile and run these models using EJS. download 57kb .zip
Last Modified: November 10, 2010
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W. Christian, , in An Introduction to Computer Simulation Methods - Draft EJS edition (2009), WWW Document, (https://www.compadre.org/Repository/document/ServeFile.cfm?ID=9373&DocID=1268).

Christian, W. (2009). EJS CSM Textbook Chapter 3: Simulating Particle Motion. In An Introduction to Computer Simulation Methods - Draft EJS edition (fourth). Retrieved June 7, 2023, from https://www.compadre.org/Repository/document/ServeFile.cfm?ID=9373&DocID=1268

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