• Conference Object  Open Access

      Engineering education using Discovery II 

      Douce, C.; King, S. (Pedagogical Faculty of University of Ostrava, 2001)
      Engineering can be considered to be the application of scientific knowledge. It is a field where ‘hands-on’ knowledge of equipment is very often considered essential. Feedback Instruments designs, develops, and manufactures ...
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      An evaluation of the Java-based approaches to web database access 

      Papastavrou, Stavros; Chrysanthis, Panos K.; Samaras, George S.; Pitoura, Evaggelia 1967- (2001)
      Given the undeniable popularity of the Web, providing efficient and secure access to remote databases using a Web browser is crucial for the emerging cooperative information systems and applications. In this paper, we ...
    • Conference Object  Open Access

      From a research project to an internet-based educational package 

      Höhle, Joachim; Hyldahl, Jens-Anders (Pedagogical Faculty of University of Ostrava, 2001)
      A newly developed method in the mapping sciences is presented by means of an educational package. Animations and hypertexts are used for the explanations, and experiments with changing data sets can be carried out. In such ...
    • Conference Object  Open Access

      Labassistant: a web-based general-purpose software for the delivery and administration of computer based laboratory sessions 

      Kehris, E.; Paschaloudis, D.; David, C.; Fragidis, G. (Department of Educational Sciences, University of Cyprus, 2003)
      The design of a web-based general-purpose software system, named LabAssistant, that supports computer-based laboratory sessions is presented. The aim of LabAssistant is to provide support to the preparation, conduct, ...
    • Conference Object  Open Access

      M.A.P. modular approach to physics Laboratory 

      Austen, David J.; Brouwer, Wytze; Wright, Peter W.; Martin, Brian E.; Laue, Hans J. (Pedagogical Faculty of University of Ostrava, 2001)
      We present recent developments in the laboratory component of MAP - Modular Approach to Physics – Java enhanced modules to be used as aids in teaching the first three terms of university physics. The MAP project is very ...
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      Metacomputing with mobile agents 

      Evripidou, Paraskevas; Samaras, George S. (2006)
      In this paper we present Parallel Computing with Mobile Agents (PaCMAn), a mobile agent based Metacomputer that enables its users to utilize idle resources on the internet to tackle computational problems that could not ...
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      Net-console: Web-based development environment for parallel programs 

      Evripidou, Paraskevas; Samaras, George S.; Spyrou, Christiana; Papagapiou, Andreas (2001)
      Net-Console is an integrated program development environment that can be used as a front-end for High Performance Computing (HPC) sites. It consist of an MPI-aware editor, an execution console, a debugger, monitoring tools ...
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      Parallel computing using Java mobile agents 

      Panayiotou, Christoforos; Samaras, George S.; Pitoura, Evaggelia 1967-; Evripidou, Paraskevas (1999)
      We propose a mobile-agent parallel processing framework that uses multiple Java mobile agents, each one of which utilizes multithreading. A mobile agent can travel at any Web site to perform its tasks. We also introduce ...
    • Conference Object  Open Access

      Visualization of quantum phenomena 

      Austen, David J.; Brouwer, Wytze; Martin, Brian (University of Cyprus, 2007)
      Many abstract phenomena are, by their nature, "unseeable". What then does it mean to visualize quantum phenomena such as Compton Scattering, Alpha and Beta Decay, or collisional de-excitation? Perhaps more importantly, how ...
    • Conference Object  Open Access

      Webtop: web-based interactive 3d optics and Waves simulations 

      Mzoughi, Taha; Foley, John T.; Herring, S. Davis; Morris, Matt; Wyser, Ben (Department of Educational Sciences, University of Cyprus, 2003)
      WebTOP is a three-dimensional, interactive computer graphics system developed at Mississippi State University to help students learn about optics and waves. It has been used to help teach undergraduate introductory physics ...
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      Work in progress - Collaborative multi-disciplinary J-DSP software project 

      Ramamurthy, K.; Spanias, Andreas S.; Hinnov, L.; Akujuobi, C.; Stiber, M.; Pattichis, Marios S.; Doering, E.; Pattichis, Constantinos S.; Thornburg, H.; Papandreou-Suppappola, Antonia; Spanias, P.; Ayyanar, R.; Campana, Ellen; Haag, S. (2009)
      This NSF Phase 3 CCLI multidisciplinary project consists of a collaborative implementation and national dissemination effort that involves Arizona State University (ASU), Johns Hopkins University (JHU), Prairie View A&M ...