Duncan Carlsmith

University of Wisconsin-Madison

Workshop Participant, Website Contributor

Website Content Contributions

Activities (2)

Intro to Image Processing with MATLAB part of Teaching Computation in the Sciences Using MATLAB:Matlab Workshop 2020:Activities
This short project introduces students to image processing with MATLAB including importing images from the web, color transformations, circle finding, and edge finding. These techniques are broadly applicable in ...

MATLAB LIGO Analysis part of Teaching Computation in the Sciences Using MATLAB:Matlab Workshop 2019:Activities
Foundational computational skills for physics students can be developed in an introductory 2-semester survey course for first-year university physics students using physics-data-driven exercises that introduce ...

Essays (2)

Teaching image processing with MATLAB to physics students part of Teaching Computation in the Sciences Using MATLAB:Matlab Workshop 2020:Essays
Duncan Carlsmith, , University of Wisconsin-Madison Image processing is an engaging activity appropriately taught to beginning students in STEM fields. I introduce my physics undergraduates to image processing ...

Foundational computation for first year physics undergraduates part of Teaching Computation in the Sciences Using MATLAB:Matlab Workshop 2019:Essays
Duncan Carlsmith, Physics, University of Wisconsin-Madison The AAPT/APS Joint Task Force on Undergraduate Physics Education report [1] examines the motivations for, goals of, and barriers to including computation ...