Modelling and Mathematics Education

1st Edition

ICTMA 9 - Applications in Science and Technology

Authors: J F Matos S K Houston W Blum S P Carreira
Hardcover ISBN: 9781898563662
eBook ISBN: 9780857099655
Imprint: Woodhead Publishing
Published Date: 1st November 2001
Page Count: 432
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The articles included in this book are from the ICTMA 9 conference held in Lisbon, attended by delegates from about 30 countries. This work records the 1999 Lisbon Conference of ICTMA. It contains the selected and edited content of the conference and makes a significant contribution to mathematical modelling which is the significant investigative preliminary to all scientific and technological applications from machinery to satellites and docking of space-ships.

Key Features

  • Contains the selected and edited content of the 1999 Lisbon Conference of ICTMA
  • Makes a significant contribution to mathematical modelling, which is the significant investigative preliminary to all scientific and technological applications from machinery to satellites and docking of space-ships

Readership

Math teachers

Table of Contents

Section A Mathematical modelling revisited; Section B Mathematical aspects of modelling; Section C Mathematical modelling and technology; Section D Mathematical modelling in higher education; Section E Pedagogical issues in mathematical modelling.

Details

No. of pages:
432
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Woodhead Publishing 2002
Published:
Imprint:
Woodhead Publishing
eBook ISBN:
9780857099655
Hardcover ISBN:
9781898563662

About the Author

J F Matos

Affiliations and Expertise

University of Lisbon, Portugal

S K Houston

Affiliations and Expertise

University of Ulster, Ireland

W Blum

Affiliations and Expertise

University of Kassel, Germany

S P Carreira

Affiliations and Expertise

University of Lisbon, Portugal

Reviews

The articles included in this book are from the ICTMA 9 conference held in Lisbon, attended by delegates from about 30 countries. This work records the 1999 Lisbon Conference of ICTMA. It contains the selected and edited content of the conference and makes a significant contribution to mathematical modelling which is the significant investigative preliminary to all scientific and technological applications from machinery to satellites and docking of space-ships.