Students' Understanding of Measurement and Uncertainty in the Physics Laboratory: Social construction, underlying concepts, and quantitative analysis
This webpage offers a doctoral dissertation, which discusses underlying concepts commonly used by students when gathering and analyzing data. The project's goal is for students to use these concepts to analyze data in...
Differences in Male/Female Response Patterns on Alternative-format Versions of the Force Concept Inventory Items
This paper, presented at the 2001 Physics Education Research Conference, discusses a modified version of the Force Concept Inventory (FCI), which was created using female and daily-life contexts instead of the male and...
This paper, presented at the 2002 Physics Education Research Conference, discuss the development of the Lunar Phases Concept Inventory, as well as results from field-testing the instrument at five institutions across...
Faculty Conceptions About the Teaching and Learning of Problem Solving in Introductory Calculus-Based Physics
This webpage contains links to chapters of a doctoral dissertaion about a research program to understand faculty conceptions of problem solving, teaching and learning. Interviews with six physics faculty from a large...
This research paper, presented at the 2002 Physics Education Research Conference, examines how a math background may interact with gender on the FCI assessment instrument. 300 non-physics students were given one of two...
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