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Chapter 4 explores the behavior of oscillatory systems, including the simple harmonic oscillator, a simple pendulum, and electrical circuits. We introduce the concept of phase space…
  
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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…
  
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Chapter 2 introduces Java syntax and EJS elements in the context of simulating the motion of falling particles near the Earth's surface. A simple Euler algorithm for solving…
Scalar Field Gradient Model  [ Computer Program ]
  
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The Scalar Field Gradient Model displays the gradient of a scalar field using a numerical approximation to the partial derivatives. This simple teaching model also shows how to…
Modeling a Changing World  [ Computer Program ]
  
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Modeling a Changing World written by mathematics professor Tim Chartier and his student Nick Dovidio presents curricular material in an OSP Launcher package to motivate the need for…
Bead on a Hyperbolic Tangent Model  [ Computer Program ]
  
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The Bead on a Hyperbolic Tangent model computes the dynamics if a bead constrained to slide on a hyperbolic tangent shaped wire. The model uses an Euler algorithm to evolve the…
  
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This work takes an experimental approach to understanding mathematics through the use of interactive Java simulations. Suggestions for experiments to perform are included for over 60…
Fixed Torque Dynamo and Motor Model  [ Computer Program ]
  
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The Fixed Torque Dynamo and Motor Model solves the coupled differential equations for an electric motor driven by a dynamo (generator). The model can be used as to illustrate…
Ikeda Delay Differential Equation Model  [ Computer Program ]
  
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The Ikeda Delay Differential Equation model shows the dynamics of a delay differential equation that depends on the value of the dynamical variable x(t) at a previous time…
Confined Lennard-Jones System Model  [ Computer Program ]
  
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The Confined Lennard-Jones System is an idealized statistical mechanics model that simulates a two-dimensional system of particles confined to a box with a constant temperature…
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