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This simulation models a Markov process that distributes particles between three three regions A, B, and C. In every time-intervals of the form: Ik=[tk, tk+1), tk =kDt k=0,1,...kmax,…
  
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The Osmosis in 2D Gas JavaScript Model shows a hard disk gas in a container with a semi-permeable barrier in which N particles are moving. The particles are discriminated into two…
  
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H. Gould and J. Tobochnik
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The Statistical and Thermal Physics (STP) JavaScript programs are read-to-run computer models and curricular materials for the teaching of statistical and thermal physics. The goal…
  
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The Second Law of Thermodynamics and Boltzmann's Statistics model performs successive simulations of an isolated assembly of vibrating molecules modeled as quantum harmonic…
  
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A set of simulations and accompanying worksheets have been developed as guided inquiry learning materials for upper division thermal physics. The content follows closely the approach…
  
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A worksheet that uses the Einstein solid model to illustrate the fundamental ideas of Statistical and Thermal Physics. Within this model, each atom is viewed as three independent…
  
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A worksheet that uses two small Einstein solid model to illustrate that at equilibrium not all micropartitions are equally likely. The Metropolis method is used to sample according…
Two-State Paramagnet Worksheet and Model  [ Computer Program ]
  
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A worksheet that uses the two-state paramagnet model to investigate the fundamental ideas of Statistical and Thermal Physics. This model considers N non-interacting magnetic dipoles,…
Einstein Solid with a Heat Bath Model  [ Computer Program ]
  
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A worksheet that considers the case of an Einstein solid in thermal contact with a large reservoir or heat bath. Energy is continually exchanged between the bath and the solid, but…
  
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A worksheet that considers an Einstein solid in contact with a temperature demon (a single oscillator thermometer that exchanges energy with the Einstein solid). The combined…
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