25 May 2022 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By William (Bill) Skerbitz
Students participate in a simulation of the spread of a viral disease in the classroom and model the process with a logistic differential equation. The simulation uses random numbers and the entire...
Olubu Philip Omotoso
Make It Stick: Teaching Gene Targeting with Ribbons and Fasteners
28 Aug 2021 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By Susanne Jakob*1, William J. Anderson1
Manipulating gene expression is a commonly used tool to study the effect of a single gene or the hierarchy of gene networks in many different biological disciplines. When working with mice, the...
Oluwabukunmi Thomas Adedeji
Randall LaRue Moser Jr
Smruti Patel Jani
Jennifer M. Suh
Modeling Trophic Interactions in Rice Agriculture: A Jigsaw Approach
18 Jan 2019 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By Fernando Nieto1, Kiersten Nicole Newtoff2, Kristine Grayson3, Emily Nodine4, Brian Robert Shmaefsky5
1. SUNY Old Westbury 2. Montgomery College 3. University of Richmond 4. Rollins College 5. Lone Star College - Kingwood
Students explore four different issues related to trophic interactions that affect modern rice agriculture practices and consider relationships between these issues using Lotka and Volterra...
30 Oct 2018 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By Richard FitzHugh1, Jin-ichi Nagumo2
1. Technische Hochschule 2. University of Tokyo
The FitzHugh–Nagumo model describes a prototype of an excitable system (e.g., a neuron).