Modeling an Atom

Atom_1 This lesson develops the spherical and circular geometry utilized to create an atom with a nucleus and electrons in orbit.  Students will create a sphere with multiple configurations to represent different elements of the atom.   This original ideal was provided by Jeff Mosby.

Lesson Plan: SolidWorks-Lesson-Atom2

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Video: ModelAnAtom.wmv

Marie Planchard

Marie Planchard

Senior Director, Early Engagement, 3DEXPERIENCE Works at Dassault Systemes
Marie Planchard is an education and engineering advocate. As Senior Director of Education & Early Engagement, SOLIDWORKS, she is responsible for global development of content and social outreach for the 3DEXPERIENCE Works products across all levels of learning including educational institutions, Fab Labs, and entrepreneurship.
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