ERIC Number: EJ647948
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
Reference Count: 0
Investigating Complexity Using Excel and Visual Basic.
Zetie, K. P.
Physics Education, v36 n5 p410-14 Sep 2001
Shows how some of the simple ideas in complexity can be investigated using a spreadsheet and a macro written in Visual Basic. Shows how the sandpile model of Bak, Chao, and Wiesenfeld can be simulated and animated. The model produces results that cannot easily be predicted from its properties. (Author/MM)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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