COMPSunday, 28 August 2005

1:30 PM-5:05 PM Washington DC Convention Center -- 150A, Oral
Computers and Computer Algebra Systems in the Chemistry Classroom: A Tribute to Drs. Joseph Noggle and Sidney Young
Organizer:Jeffry D. Madura
Organizer, Presiding:Theresa Julia Zielinski
1:30 PMJoe Noggle, the computer, and physical chemistry: An unrelenting synergy
Cecil Dybowski
2:00 PMMathCad: A tool for all seasons
Gerald R. Van Hecke
2:25 PM"The diffusion game": Using symbolic mathematics software to play the game on a large scale
W. Tandy Grubbs
2:50 PMEngaging students with modern applications of physical chemistry
Mark D. Ellison
3:15 PMIntermission
3:25 PMNonlinear regression of a second-order kinetics using Mathcad: Ethyl acetate saponification
Emma M. Ortega, Jose L. Guinon, Jose Garcia-Anton, Valentin Perez-Herranz
3:50 PMExploring thermodynamics using Mathcad and non-typical materials: Elastomers and DNA
Jeffrey Draves
4:15 PMReplacing the blackboard: Using Mathematica to teach modern chemical kinetics
Michelle M Francl
4:40 PMThe merging of physical chemistry and computer algebra systems
Jeffry D. Madura, Horia Metiu

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The 230th ACS National Meeting, in Washington, DC, Aug 28-Sept 1, 2005