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###### Profiles

# Professor David Burghes

### Professor of Education

### Plymouth Institute of Education - School of Society and Culture (Faculty of Arts, Humanities and Business)

## Publications

Publications

Key publications

Key publications are highlighted

Journals
Articles

(2021) 'Investigating the Impact of a Mathematics Enhancement Programme on Jamaican Students’ Attainment' Education Sciences 11, (9) 516-516 , DOI Open access

(2021) 'Longitudinal study of ‘retraining’ non-maths specialist teachers to become capable, confident teachers of mathematics' International Journal of Mathematical Education in Science and Technology 53, (9) 2438-2464 , DOI Open access

(2004) 'Response to key issues raised in the Post-14 mathematics inquiry' International Journal of Mathematical Education in Science and Technology 35, (5) 633-660 , DOI

(2000) 'Mathematical needs of young employees' Teaching Mathematics and its Applications 19, (3) 104-113 , DOI

(1998) 'National Grid for Learning--Sideshow or Mainstream?' Teaching Mathematics and its Applications 17, (4) 152-154 , DOI

(1997) '16-19 mathematics: issues, problems and solutions' Teaching Mathematics and its Applications 16, (4) 143-144 , DOI

(1996) 'The interface between mathematics and design and technology in secondary schools' The Curriculum Journal 7, (1) 35-50 , DOI

(1995) 'The introduction of discrete mathematics into the school curriculum' International Journal of Mathematical Education in Science and Technology 26, (3) 367-377 , DOI

(1994) 'Entwicklung und Erprobung eines Tests zur „mathematischen Leistungsfähigkeit“ deutscher und englischer Lernender in der Sekundarstufe I' Journal für Mathematik-Didaktik 15, (1-2) 149-168 , DOI

(1994) 'Trends in Mathematics and Their Relevance to Employers' Teaching Mathematics and its Applications 13, (3) 101-111 , DOI

(1993) 'New technology: an example of the potential to influence the mathematics curriculum' International Journal of Mathematical Education in Science and Technology 24, (6) 791-797 , DOI

(1993) 'British/German Comparative Project: Some Preliminary Results' Teaching Mathematics and its Applications 12, (1) 13-21 , DOI

(1993) 'Schools Examination and Assessment Council A/AS Mathematics subject core development' Teaching Mathematics and its Applications 12, (1) 1-4 , DOI

(1992) 'Teaching and Learning of Mathematics and its Applications: First Results from a Comparative Empirical Study in England and Germany' Teaching Mathematics and its Applications: An International Journal of the IMA 11, (3) 112-123 , DOI

(1990) 'A-Level Mathematics: A Time for Change?' Teaching Mathematics and its Applications 9, (3) 97-101 , DOI

(1989) 'Introduction to this Special Issue: Consolidation, Challenge and Change in Mathematics Education' Teaching Mathematics and its Applications 8, (4) 145-149 , DOI

(1988) 'Interactive video for mathematics teaching' International Journal of Mathematical Education in Science and Technology 19, (5) 705-710 , DOI

(1988) 'Challenge in Mathematics Education' Teaching Mathematics and its Applications 7, (2) 49-52 , DOI

(1988) 'Using the NERIS Database to Enhance Teaching in Mathematics' Teaching Mathematics and its Applications 7, (2) 101-105 , DOI

(1987) 'Experience in Mathematics Assessment: 14–16 Report of the Symposium, held at Central London Polytechnic, September 17th, 1986' Teaching Mathematics and its Applications 6, (3) 93-94 , DOI

(1986) 'SIGMA project' International Journal of Mathematical Education in Science and Technology 17, (6) 669-681 , DOI

(1985) 'The use of discrete mathematics in the teaching of mathematics' International Journal of Mathematical Education in Science and Technology 16, (5) 651-664 , DOI

(1984) 'Microcomputer‐aided differentiation of polynomials and powers of X' International Journal of Mathematical Education in Science and Technology 15, (4) 461-477 , DOI

(1984) 'Pollution control and economic growth' International Journal of Mathematical Education in Science and Technology 15, (3) 291-297 , DOI

(1984) 'Decision Mathematics for Schools' Teaching Mathematics and its Applications 3, (1) 1-8 , DOI

(1982) 'Teaching mathematical modeling— reflections and advice' International Journal of Mathematical Education in Science and Technology 13, (6) 735-754 , DOI

(1982) 'OPTIMAL RESOURCE DEPLETION - FREE END TIME PROBLEMS' OPTIMAL CONTROL APPLICATIONS & METHODS 3, (3) 283-291

(1980) 'Teaching Applications of Mathematics: Mathematical Modelling in Science and Technology' European Journal of Science Education 2, (4) 365-376 , DOI

(1980) 'Renewable resource depletion: the conservation problem' International Journal of Mathematical Education in Science and Technology 11, (2) 221-229 , DOI

(1980) 'Mathematical modelling: A positive direction for the teaching of applications of mathematics at school' Educational Studies in Mathematics 11, (1) 113-131 , DOI

(1979) 'Urban population density models' International Journal of Mathematical Education in Science and Technology 10, (3) 373-385 , DOI

(1979) 'Mathematical modelling: a new approach to teaching applied mathematics' Physics Education 14, (2) 82-86 , DOI

(1977) 'Optimal control: its application to economic growth and natural resource depletion' International Journal of Mathematical Education in Science and Technology 8, (2) 133-143 , DOI

(1975) 'Population dynamics An introduction to differential equations' International Journal of Mathematical Education in Science and Technology 6, (3) 265-276 , DOI

(1974) 'OSCILLATIONS OF A PLASMA CONFINED BY MAGNETIC-FIELD OF A LINE MULTIPOLE' JOURNAL OF PLASMA PHYSICS 11, (JUN) 347-355 , DOI

(1974) 'Optimum Staging of Multistage Rockets' International Journal of Mathematical Education in Science and Technology 5, (1) 3-10 , DOI

(1970) 'MATHEMATICAL MODEL FOR MAGNETOSPHERE' JOURNAL OF ATMOSPHERIC AND TERRESTRIAL PHYSICS 32, (5) 757-+ , DOI

(1969) 'A PHYSICAL EXPLANATION OF DIFFICULTIES APPEARING IN THEORY OF TOROIDAL MAGNETOHYDRODYNAMIC OSCILLATIONS' MONTHLY NOTICES OF THE ROYAL ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY 143,

(1968) 'TIME-DEPENDENT MOTIONS OF CAVITY FORMED WHEN A UNIFORM CORPUSCULAR FLUX IS INCIDENT ON MAGNETIC FIELD OF A LINE CURRENT' JOURNAL OF PLASMA PHYSICS 2,

(1968) 'TIME-DEPENDENT MOTIONS OF CAVITY FORMED WHEN A UNIFORM CORPUSCULAR FLUX IS INCIDENT ON MAGNETIC FIELD OF A LINE CURRENT' JOURNAL OF PLASMA PHYSICS 2,

(1968) 'TIME-DEPENDENT MOTIONS OF CAVITY FORMED WHEN A UNIFORM CORPUSCULAR FLUX IS INCIDENT ON MAGNETIC FIELD OF N LINE CURRENTS' JOURNAL OF PLASMA PHYSICS 2,

(1967) 'SMALL HYDROMAGNETIC OSCILLATIONS OF A 2-DIMENSIONAL CAVITY' PROCEEDINGS OF THE LONDON MATHEMATICAL SOCIETY 17,

Books

(2018) Teaching and Learning Algebraic Thinking with 5- to 12-Year-Olds. Springer International Publishing , DOI

Chapters

(2021) 'Enhancing mathematics education in developing countries' Mathematics Education for Sustainable Economic Growth and Job Creation 155-168

(2021) 'Mathematics education for sustainable economic growth and job creation: Setting the scene' Mathematics Education for Sustainable Economic Growth and Job Creation 1-5

(2021) 'Summary of evidence and recommendations' Mathematics Education for Sustainable Economic Growth and Job Creation 180-187

(2017) 'Scaffolding Teacher Practice to Develop Early Algebraic Reasoning' in Kieran C Teaching and Learning Algebraic Thinking with 5- to 12-Year-Olds: The Global Evolution of an Emerging Field of Research and Practice Springer 379-402 , DOI