TABLE OF CONTENTS

 

EXPERT SYSTEMS AND EXPERT SYSTEM LANGUAGES….. 1

Bin Cong, South Dakota State University

Sung Yun Shin, South Dakota State University

Au R. Salehnia, South Dakota State University

 

LINEAR LIFE: A PROGRAMMING ASSIGNMENT FOR EVERY OCCASION….. 10

Charles P. Howerton, PhD, Metropolitan State College of Denver

 

BINARY SEARCH ON A LINKED LIST - A RESEARCH PROJECT IN

EXPERIMENTAL COMPUTER SCIENCE….. 16

Marcin Paprzycki, The University of Texas of the Permian Basin

Firooz Khosraviyani, The University of Texas of the Permian Basin

Mark Wagaman, The University of Texas of the Permian Basin

 

ISEU AS A TOOL FOR LEARNING MATHEMATICS….. 22

Firooz Khosraviyani, The University of Texas of the Permian Basin

 

INTRODUCTION OF A COMPUTER LABORATORY COMPONENT IN CALCULUS….. 26

Anita Salem, Rockhurst College

 

LAGRANGE INTERPOLATION: A COMPUTER DEMONSTRATION FOR

NUMERICAL ANALYSIS….. 33

Elizabeth G. Yanik, Emporia State University

 

THE WORK OF THE ASSOCIATION FOR COMPUTING MACHINERY TWO-YEAR COLLEGE CURRICULUM TASK FORCE SUBCOMMIrFEE FOR COMPUTING SCIENCES….. 38

H. Paul Haiduk

 

A DEMONSTRATION OF PROGRAM DEVELOPMENT USING FORMAL

METHODS….. 40

Bill Walker, East Central University

 

THE CHANGING FACE OF THE SERVICE COURSE….. 47

Carol A. Hall, Louisiana State University Shreveport

H. Willis Means, Amarillo College

Robert R. Sloger, Amarillo College

Donnell Payne, Texas Christian University

 

INTERACTIVE PC-BASED PROJECT AND INVENTORY MANAGER….. 50

Manohar S. Durai, University of Maryland Eastern Shore

Sharon M. Beyma, University of Maryland Eastern Shore

Gurbax Singh, University of Maryland Eastern Shore

 

MODELING OF PARTICLE AGGREGATION PROCESSES….. 58

J. R. Rinewalt, Texas Christian University

Wesley Noles, Texas Christian University

J. R. Corner, Texas Christian University

 

BEYOND POLYA: THE NEED FOR A NEW PROBLEM SOLVING MODEL FOR

THE COMPUTING CURRICULUM….. 66

Charles P. Howerton, Ph.D., Metropolitan State College of Denver

 

AN APPLIED SOFTWARE ENGINEERING COURSE: A SUMMARY OF EIGHT

YEARS OF EXPERIENCE….. 78

Scott Sigman, Southwest Baptist University

 

A NETWORK SIMULATOR WITH A GRAPHICAL USER INTERFACE….. 84

Dick Rinewalt, Texas Christian University

Steven Scott Parrish, Texas Christian University

James Corner, Texas Christian University

Torn Nute, Texas Christian University

 

AN INTRODUCTION TO OBJECT-ORIENTED CONCEPTS FOR DATABASE

COURSES….. 92

T. Hunter McNeely III, Louisiana State University

Reza Sanati-Mehrizy, Louisiana State University

K. K. Agarwal, Louisiana State University

 

INFUSION OF INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY WITH TRADITIONAL

DISCIPLINES….. 104

Jim G. Ingram, Amarillo College

Jorene Kirkland, Amarillo College

 

COOPERATIVE GROUP LEARNING: A VIABLE STRATEGY FOR COMPUTER-

BASED LABORATORIES….. 111

Sue Fitzgerald, Rockhurst College

Joan Caulfield, Rockhurst College

 

OBJECT-ORIENTED COBOL: A PROGRAMMER’S VIEW….. 122

C. J. Jordan, Texas Christian University

James R. Corner, Texas Christian University

J. Richard Rinewalt, Texas Christian University

C. Tom Nute, Texas Christian University

David Rodjak, Texas Christian University

 

AN EXAMPLE OF OBJECT-ORIENTED PROGRAMMING IN PASCAL….. 132

Krishna K. Agarwal, Louisiana State University in Shreveport

Reza Sanati-Mehrizy, Louisiana State University in Shreveport

 

WINDOWS BASED PRESENTATION GRAPHICS….. 141

H. Willis Means, Amarillo College

 

ANIMATION, INTEGRATION AND PROGRAMMING IN CAD….. 142

Douglas H. Gregory, Oklahoma City Community College

John Helton, Oklahoma City Community College

Gary Dominguez, Oklahoma City Community College

 

A WORD SPOTFING NEURAL NETWORK RESEARCH PROJECT….. 143

Michael L. Buckles, Texas Tech University

Timothy B. Rea, Texas Tech University

 

LOCAL AND WIDE AREA NETWORKS….. 149  

Randy Johnson, Professional Marketing Services

 

DTPI: DESKTOP PUBLISHING FOR INSTRUCTION….. 150

Jack Cain, Oklahoma City Community College

 

TEACHING OBJECT ORIENTED SOFTWARE DEVELOPMENT USING C+ + ….. 156

John G. McGrew, East Central University

 

SMALL COLLEGE ACCESS TO BITNET….. 160

Michael Cagle, East Texas State University

David Elizandro, East Texas State University

 

TEACHING THE PHYSICS OF THE RAINBOW….. 161

John Olson, Rockhurst College