Sean Bartz


Indiana State University

Assistant Professor at Indiana State University. Research in nuclear theory.

PhD: University of Minnesota, Physics, 2014 

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Activity (1)

Relaxation Method for a real parallel-plate capacitor part of Teaching Computation with MATLAB:MATLAB Workshop 2016:Teaching Activities
Students learn to solve Laplace's equation for the potential in free space under the influence of a variety of boundary conditions that would be difficult to solve analytically, using the method of relaxation. ...

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Essay (1)

The dynamical nature of Nature part of Teaching Computation with MATLAB:MATLAB Workshop 2016:Essays
Sean Bartz, Physics, Macalester College There are a variety of very strong arguments for teaching computation as part of the undergraduate physics curriculum. Students are likely to need computation in any future ...