##### 2017-Craig_Tracy-Lectures on Differential Equations
These notes are for a one-quarter course in differential equations. The approach is to tie the study of differential equations to specific applications in physics with an emphasis on oscillatory...

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##### 2012-Lensyl-Urbano-The Draining of a Plastic Bottle-Integrating a Physics Experiment into Calculus
I punched a small hole (about 1mm radius) in a one gallon plastic bottle and had my students measure the rate at which water drained.
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##### 2006-Chaachoua-Saglam-Modelling by differential equations
This paper aims to show the close relation between physics and mathematics taking into account especially the theory of differential equations.
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##### 2011-Richard_Fitzpatrick-Newtonian_Dynamics
This 300 page text is packed with motivational physics. Indeed, Professor Fitzpatrick brings us to the origins of why differential equations are the dominant tools of mathematics in the study of...
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##### 2003-Bohren-Dimensional analysis-falling bodies--fine art of not solving differential equations
Dimensional analysis is a simple, physically transparent and intuitive method for obtaining approximate solutions to physics problems, especially in mechanics.
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##### Infectious Chocolate Joy with a Side of Poissonian Statistics: An activity connecting life science students with subtle physics concepts
Lesson on what it means for biological processes to be Poissonian, published in CourseSource
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##### 2020-TeachingModule-ModelingFallingColumnOfWater
We discuss how to model a falling column of water empirically and analytically from first principles in physics laws.
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##### 2013-Boscolo-Stellato-Undergraduate study of harmonic and parametric motion of a simple spring-mass system from motion waveforms
In this paper, we describe a laboratory exercise that caters to beginning students while giving those with more background an opportunity to explore more complex aspects of the motion.
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##### Quantifying Uncertainty and Distinguishing Data Sets in Introductory Physics
Physics labs are moving increasingly to open-ended experiments where students develop experimental physics skills, rather than verify textbook physics concepts. This sequence of activities sets the...
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##### 2017-Ole_Witt-Hansen-Examples Of Differential Equations In Physics
This is an article from the author’s homepage. The work contains fundamental and basic background and derivation of the differential equation models for a number of phenomena.
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##### 2016-Mehmet_Pakdemirli-Mathematical design of a highway exit curve
Using fundamental principles of physics and calculus, the differential equation determining the curve function is derived.
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##### 1980-Peastrel-Lynch-Armenti-Terminal velocity of a shuttlecock in vertical fall
We have performed a straightforward vertical fall experiment for a case where the effects of air resistance are important and directly measurable.
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##### 3-011-EulerBallThrowing-ModelingScenario
If a tennis ball is thrown through the air it will hit the ground due to gravity. Using Euler's method, write a short script (Python, Matlab, R, etc.) to find the trajectory of the ball which will...
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##### Instructor Guide : Integrating Leadership Skills, Data Science, Artificial Intelligence, Simulation and Google Tools to learn Physics
Scientific, leadership and recent artificial intelligence skills are integral frameworks of the curriculum. All of them together or individually can enhance knowledge, critical thinking and...
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##### Learn Biological Sciences and Physics through scientific process, creation, experimentation and analysis
Microbes remain attached and grow on various surfaces whether living or non-living. These surfaces provide differential growth substances for microbes to remain attached or grow. The differential...
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##### 2018-W_Hohenauer-Physical modelling based on first order ODEs
An introduction in techniques to solve first order ODE´s is given. Barometric formula, charging and discharging of a capacitor including its application for AMV, magnetic induction and growth...
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##### 2003-Givens-Bonfima-Direct observation of normal modes in coupled oscillators
We propose a simple and inexpensive method to directly observe each normal mode of a system of coupled oscillators, as well as to measure its corresponding frequency, without performing Fourier...
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##### 1987-MS_Greenwood-Using videotapes to study underdamped motion of a pendulum
Using a video camera to study the effects of air resistance acting on pendulum bob, ping-pong ball, styrofoam spheres, and brass spheres.
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##### 1-058-WaterClocks-ModelingScenario
We apply Torricelli's Law to the task of building a water clock in which the height of the water in a container falls at a constant rate when the container has a hole in the bottom to let the...
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##### 2015-Pendrill-Eager-Free fall and harmonic oscillations analyzing trampoline jumps
In this work, the motion on a trampoline is modelled by assuming a linear relation between force and deflection, giving harmonic oscillations for small amplitudes.
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