More links to online simulations

These might be useful to show how computers can be used to model systems:

http://www.falstad.com/mathphysics.html

http://www.myphysicslab.com/

http://probability.ca/jeff/java/index.html

http://www.physics.uq.edu.au/people/mcintyre/applets/gas/gas.html – gas simulation

http://www.educypedia.be/computer/javacomputer.htm – Computer architecture: animations and java applets. Looks really good!

http://www.cs.utah.edu/~zachary/isp/applets/Cannon/Cannon.html – ballistic

http://www.compadre.org/IntroPhys/items/Load.cfm?ID=6288 – planetary

http://homepage.mac.com/kaotech/applets/FluidSolver.html – smoke

http://www.funderstanding.com/k12/coaster/ – roller coaster

Online simulations

http://vam.anest.ufl.edu/simulations/simulationportfolio.php

This page has links to some interesting online simulations. There are medical, traffic and physics models

For example, here is a really nice traffic simulation and one for coronary circulation

http://www.traffic-simulation.de/

http://tr.anest.ufl.edu/simulations/cv/

Here are some simulations in anesthesia:

http://www.simanest.org/

Microsoft Visual Studio Middle School Power Toy 1.0

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyID=970cb44c-154e-4632-8653-0f4c968945b3&DisplayLang=en

Microsoft Visual Studio Middle School Power Toy 1.0 is a software package particularly designed by Microsoft to help middle school students learn computer programming. Includes:

“teaching tool developed to help middle school students learn the basic concepts, algorithms, and implementations of popular computer sorting algorithms”

and

“teaching tool developed to help middle school students learn the basic concepts, algorithms, and implementations of popular data search algorithms”