Gregory Hancock


College of William and Mary

Workshop Leader and Participant, Website Contributor

Website Content Contributions

Activities (2)

Illustrating Hillslope Diffusion with Physical and Numerical Models part of Quantitative Skills:Activity Collection
This problem illustrates how numerical theories are developed, how we might test this theory with an analog model, and how numerical models are constructed and the limitations of numerical modeling.

Conservation Equation Model part of Teaching Computation in the Sciences:Matlab Workshop 2016:Teaching Activities
Numerical models are widely used to simulate systems ranging from climate to traffic jams, yet a high percentage of college-level students have little awareness of how they are constructed and their limitations. ...

Essay (1)

Introducing Numerical Modeling to Undergraduate Geology Majors part of Teaching Computation in the Sciences Using MATLAB:Essays
Greg Hancock, Geology, College of William and Mary Although numerical modeling has become a significant tool in the Earth sciences, geology majors are generally not exposed to the process of model construction and ...