Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Fractals Movie

(Sunday Evening)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Chaos Movie

(Sunday Evening)

 

Week 1: Fractals

26-June

27-June

28-June

29-June

30-June

Fractals

Chaos Game Rules

Chaos Game Applet

Iteration

Video Feedback

Fractal Geometry

Fractal Dimension

D for Leafs

Cantor Set

Menger Sponge

Paper wads

Maps

Collage Theorem,

Barnsley's IFS Fern

Run it!

Leaf Project

Intro to Macs

Intro to Excel I

Intro to Basic I

Intro to Excel II

Intro to Basic II

Linear fits and slope

Use of LINEST

Intro to Basic III

Sierpinski Gasket,

SIERPINSKI GASKET PROGRAM

Run it!

FINDING ROOTS

Iteration SQRT

Run it!

Logaritms, Graphs

Scaling laws

Cellular Automata

 

Game of Life

Koch Curve ,

Koch Snowflake

The M-Set

Mandelbrot Set I

Run it!

Mandelbrot Set II

Run it!

Excel VBA Model

Mandelbrot Set III

Run it!

Week 2: Chaos

3-July

4-July

5-July

6-July

7-July

Chaos

Logistic Equation

Run it!

GRAPHICAL ITERATION

Run it!

No Classes

MACRO LOGISTIC

MACRO BIFURCATION

Lorentz Equations,

Run it!

"The Butterfly Effect"

Definitions,

Chaotic Toys

DRIPPING FAUCET LAB

Intro to Basic IV

Intro to ULI I

Intro to ULI II

The 3 Little Magnets

Graphical Iteration,

Stretch and Fold

Run it!

Weather, Stock Markets

Driven Pendulum, Measuring Chaos

2T Route to Chaos

My Program 1

My Program 2

My Program 3

Week 3: Project

10-July

11-July

12-July

13-July

14-July

15-July

Project

Introd. To Web Pages I

Introd. To Web Pages II

Special Project I

Special Project II

Special Project III

Closing day, Web Posters

Teams Pairings I

Teams Pairings II

References-Web, Library

Web Page Posting I Web Page Posting II

Evaluation

TOPICS

TOPICS

Movie

 

ASSIGNMENTS

BRIDGE PROGRAM SCHEDULE

PHOTO: BRIDGE PROGRAM 2000

BRIDGE2000POSTCARD

CHAOS PROJECTS

1) Readings will be assigned from James Gleick's book: "Chaos: Making A New Science" .

2) Fractals & Chaos Website: http://www.sewanee.edu/physics/PHYSICS123/physics123.html

Interesting Web Sites:

Dynamical Systems and Technology Project

 Fractal Domains Gallery

The Chaos Hypertextbook

The TRUE BASIC FREE Software

EXCELTUTORIAL.html

Fractals (Paul Bourke)

Web BASIC Reader to RUN Programs