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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 have...

    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

  7. Alejandra J. Magana

    Alejandra J. Magana is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Computer and Information Technology at Purdue University. Dr. Magana earned her Ph.D. in Engineering Education at Purdue...

    http://nanohub.org/members/13746

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