written by
Harvey Gould,
Jan Tobochnik,
Wolfgang Christian, and
Anne Cox

The STP Binomial program displays the probability that n spins are up out of a total N noninteracting spin 1/2 magnetic moments. The default number of spins is 60 and the probability that a single spin points up is 0.5.

STP Binomial is part of a suite of Open Source Physics programs that model aspects of Statistical and Thermal Physics (STP). The program is distributed as a ready-to-run (compiled) Java archive. Double clicking the stp_Binomial.jar file will run the program if Java is installed on your computer. Additional programs can be found by searching ComPADRE for Open Source Physics, STP, or Statistical and Thermal Physics.

Please note that this resource requires
at least version 1.5 of
Java.

STP Binomial Documentation
A pdf document that briefly describes the STP Binomial program. It describes how to use the stp_Binomial.jar file and contains short tutorial exercises for use with the stp_Binomial.jar file. download 109kb .pdf
Published: May 27, 2008
previous versions

STP Binomial Distribution
The materials distributed in this zip file are in support of the STP Binomial program. This distribution contains the STP Binomial program, documentation, and exercises. download 864kb .zip
Published: May 27, 2008
previous versions

H. Gould, J. Tobochnik, W. Christian, and A. Cox, Computer Program STP BINOMIAL PROGRAM (2008), WWW Document, (https://www.compadre.org/Repository/document/ServeFile.cfm?ID=7260&DocID=414).

H. Gould, J. Tobochnik, W. Christian, and A. Cox, Computer Program STP BINOMIAL PROGRAM (2008), <https://www.compadre.org/Repository/document/ServeFile.cfm?ID=7260&DocID=414>.

Gould, H., Tobochnik, J., Christian, W., & Cox, A. (2008). STP Binomial Program [Computer software]. Retrieved June 14, 2021, from https://www.compadre.org/Repository/document/ServeFile.cfm?ID=7260&DocID=414

Gould, H, J. Tobochnik, W. Christian, and A. Cox. "STP Binomial Program." https://www.compadre.org/Repository/document/ServeFile.cfm?ID=7260&DocID=414 (accessed 14 June 2021).

Gould, Harvey, Jan Tobochnik, Wolfgang Christian, and Anne Cox. STP Binomial Program. Computer software. 2008. Java 1.5. 14 June 2021 <https://www.compadre.org/Repository/document/ServeFile.cfm?ID=7260&DocID=414>.

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