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American Journal of Physics
written by Michael C. Wittmann, Richard N. Steinberg, and Edward F. Redish
This article contains results of a study of common and incorrect models that students develop when thinking about conductivity. The curriculum materials described in this paper were created as part of the development of the New Model Course in Applied Quantum Physics at the University of Maryland.
American Journal of Physics: Volume 70, Issue 3, Pages 218-226
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© 2002 American Association of Physics Teachers
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10.1119/1.1447542
Keywords:
band, current, drude, probability concepts, tutorial
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Metadata instance created September 15, 2005 by Blake Laing
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M. Wittmann, R. Steinberg, and E. Redish, , Am. J. Phys. 70 (3), 218 (2002), WWW Document, (https://doi.org/10.1119/1.1447542).
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M. Wittmann, R. Steinberg, and E. Redish, Investigating Student Understanding of Quantum Physics: Spontaneous Models of Conductivity, Am. J. Phys. 70 (3), 218 (2002), <https://doi.org/10.1119/1.1447542>.
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Wittmann, M., Steinberg, R., & Redish, E. (2002, March 1). Investigating Student Understanding of Quantum Physics: Spontaneous Models of Conductivity. Am. J. Phys., 70(3), 218-226. Retrieved December 4, 2022, from https://doi.org/10.1119/1.1447542
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Wittmann, M, R. Steinberg, and E. Redish. "Investigating Student Understanding of Quantum Physics: Spontaneous Models of Conductivity." Am. J. Phys. 70, no. 3, (March 1, 2002): 218-226, https://doi.org/10.1119/1.1447542 (accessed 4 December 2022).
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Wittmann, Michael, Richard Steinberg, and Edward F. Redish. "Investigating Student Understanding of Quantum Physics: Spontaneous Models of Conductivity." Am. J. Phys. 70.3 (2002): 218-226. 4 Dec. 2022 <https://doi.org/10.1119/1.1447542>.
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