Tags: computational simulations as learning tools

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  1. NCN, nanoHUB, HUBzero: cyberinfrastructure for nanotechnology

    10 Feb 2011 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Mark Lundstrom

    Presentation made at the Workshop to Develop the Global Nanotechnology Network, Grenoble, France.

    http://nanohub.org/resources/8996

  2. nanoHUB.org - Past, Present, Future...

    31 Jan 2011 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Mark Lundstrom

    CI Days 2010: Cyberinfrastructure at Purdue CI Days 2010 Sponsors

    http://nanohub.org/resources/10718

  3. The Transparency Paradox: Computational Simulations as Learning Tools for Engineering Graduate Education

    08 Apr 2010 | Papers | Contributor(s): Alejandra J. Magana, Sean Brophy, George Bodner

    Computational simulations have become a critical part of computational science, which is being described as the third leg in this century’s methodologies of science. Computational simulations...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/8781

  4. Are Simulation Tools Developed and Used by Experts Appropriate Experimentation Tools for Educational Contexts?

    08 Apr 2010 | Papers | Contributor(s): Alejandra J. Magana, Sean Brophy, George Bodner

    Simulations and visualizations can lead to significant improvements in students' conceptual understanding. This increased understanding may be due to the formation of expert-like dynamic mental...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/8779

  5. Professors' Instructional Approaches and Students' Perceptions of nanoHUB Simulations as Learning Tools.

    08 Apr 2010 | Papers | Contributor(s): Alejandra J. Magana, Sean Brophy, George Bodner

    Simulations can provide a critical element of learning experiences. Simulations are also becoming a critical part of computational science, which is being described as the thirdleg in this...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/8777

  6. Professor's and Student's Perceptions and Experiences of Computational Simulations as Learning Tools

    04 Apr 2010 | Papers | Contributor(s): Alejandra J. Magana

    Computational simulations are becoming a critical component of scientific and engineering research, and now are becoming an important component for learning. This dissertation provides findings...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/8750