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Project Based Learning with MATLAB in Engineering Modeling and Design Course part of Teaching Computation in the Sciences Using MATLAB:Matlab Workshop 2019:Essays
Muhammad Khan, Arkansas Tech University
Muhammad Khan, Arkansas Tech University A primary attribute of engineering education is its focus on preparing future engineers to model and design engineering systems. Understanding of mathematical models, ...

Subject: Engineering

MATLAB is an "easy programming" tool to each engineering discipline part of Teaching Computation in the Sciences Using MATLAB:Matlab Workshop 2019:Essays
Yevgeny Gayev, National Aviation University, Kyiv, Ukraine
Yevgeny Gayev, Aerospace Control Systems Department, National Aviation University, Kyiv, Ukraine I am an insistent propagator of active methods in teaching of everything. Of course, in teaching Physics but also in ...

Subject: Mathematics, Engineering, Computer Science, Physics

MATLAB' "easy programming" for discipline "Information Processes and Coding" part of Teaching Computation in the Sciences Using MATLAB:Matlab Workshop 2019:Essays
Yevgeny Gayev, National Aviation University, Kyiv, Ukraine
Yevgeny Gayev, Aerospace Control Systems Department, National Aviation University, Kyiv, Ukraine Being familiar with MATLAB (see my Essay1) allows to educator realize pedagogical approach of "own ...

Subject: Mathematics, Engineering, Computer Science, Physics

Enhancing Computational Thinking in Information Science Engineering Education part of Teaching Computation in the Sciences Using MATLAB:Matlab Workshop 2019:Essays
Silvio Simani, University of Ferrara
Silvio Simani, Department of Engineering, University of Ferrara In general, computational thinking is represented by a set of problem-solving strategies that includes the methods of expressing problems and the ...

Subject: Computer Science

Using MATLAB as an Exploration Tool in Numerical Analysis and for Computational Thinking in the Sciences part of Teaching Computation in the Sciences Using MATLAB:Matlab Workshop 2019:Essays
Joan Weiss, Fairfield University
Joan Weiss, Mathematics, Fairfield University After completing my doctorate in 1979 I have been tenured by two institutions to be the lone Numerical Analysis instructor. So in forty years I have taught a Numerical ...

Subject: Mathematics

Coding in a functional way part of Teaching Computation in the Sciences Using MATLAB:Matlab Workshop 2019:Essays
Alexandre Martinez, University of California-Irvine
Alexandre Martinez, Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of California-Irvine One challenges that I faced was that the students try to code directly on the computer with first thinking about what they ...

Subject: Engineering

Computational modeling in geochemistry and petrology (and the geosciences more broadly) part of Teaching Computation in the Sciences Using MATLAB:Matlab Workshop 2019:Essays
Kendra Lynn, University of Delaware
Kendra J. Lynn, Earth Sciences, University of Delaware Vision for teaching computational skills more broadly in the geosciences Sophisticated modeling skills are becoming highly valued in the geosciences. ...

Subject: Geoscience

Overcoming Challenges in Teaching Computation part of Teaching Computation in the Sciences Using MATLAB:Matlab Workshop 2019:Essays
Sayonita Ghosh Hajra, California State University-Sacramento
Sayonita Ghosh Hajra, Mathematics and Statistics, California State University-Sacramento One of the biggest challenges in teaching multi-variable calculus is the visualization of 3D spaces. In single-variable ...

Subject: Mathematics

Assessing Computational Thinking in Engineering Design with a Workshop Environment part of Teaching Computation in the Sciences Using MATLAB:Matlab Workshop 2019:Essays
Michael Thorburn, California State University-Los Angeles
Michael A Thorburn, Engineering, California State University-Los Angeles Background. My job at Cal State LA is to run the Capstone Senior Design Program for the College of Engineering, Computer Science and ...

Subject: Engineering

Challenges with teaching computation part of Teaching Computation in the Sciences Using MATLAB:Matlab Workshop 2019:Essays
BABASOLA OGUNSANYA, Montgomery College
Babasola Ogunsanya, Mathematics, Montgomery College According to Mathworld (2019) computation can be defined as an operation that begins with some initial conditions and gives an output which follows from a ...

Subject: Mathematics