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Welcome to the 29th Anja S. Greer Conference on Mathematics, Science and Technology being held June 23 - June 28, 2013 at Phillips Exeter Academy.  If this is your first time to the campus, get to know the campus by visiting our interactive map. You can find your dorm by using the buiding filters.  (Your conference welcome letter let you know what dorm you have been assigned.)

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Wednesday, June 26 • 2:45pm - 3:30pm
Electric Vehicle Mathematics

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With rising gas prices and growing environmental concerns, electric vehicles (EVs) and plug-in hybrids are gaining popularity in the U.S. In this talk we'll look at some simple mathematics related to operation of electric vehicles. How does the Prius manage multiple motive power sources? What is an "MPG"? How can we assess how much and how efficiently an EV uses energy? We'll try to answer these and other questions, using mathematics ranging from simple ratios to integral calculus.

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Philip Rash

North Carolina School of Science and Mathematics, Durham, NC
Philip is in his twelfth year as a member of the NCSSM Mathematics faculty. A NC native, he earned Bachelor and Masters degrees in western NC, and has high school and university teaching experience prior to NCSSM. At NCSSM Philip teaches Precalculus, Calculus, Statistics, and some post-calculus elective courses. He's also very involved with math contests, including co-chairing the NC State Math Contest committee of the NC Council of Teachers of... Read More →


Wednesday June 26, 2013 2:45pm - 3:30pm
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