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Optics Tutorial on the Eye

The Online Optics Tutorial “Staying in Focus” introduces students to some of the basic concepts of geometrical optics in the... see more
Material Type: Tutorial
Author: Barbara Hoeling
Date Added: Aug 09, 2011 Date Modified: Aug 26, 2014
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Spherical Lenses & Mirrors

This applet demonstrates the formation of real and virtual images of both Concave and Convex Mirrors and Lenses. The user... see more
Material Type: Simulation
Author: Surendranath Busireddy
Date Added: Dec 08, 2008 Date Modified: Aug 05, 2011
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Ray Tracing

This is a simulation of an ideal virtual lens. Users can change the focal length, object size, and measure distances. Users... see more
Material Type: Simulation
Author: ExploreLearning.com
Date Added: Oct 28, 2002 Date Modified: Apr 19, 2008
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An Introduction to Mirages

This is multi-linked website that constitutes serious scientific tutorial regarding the optics of atmospheric mirages. The... see more
Material Type: Tutorial
Author: Andrew T. Young
Date Added: Apr 18, 2003 Date Modified: Apr 18, 2003
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Basic Prism

This simulation shows the basic principles behind a prism, and demonstrates Snell's Law. Users can see how a prism deflects... see more
Material Type: Simulation
Author: ExploreLearning.com
Date Added: Oct 28, 2002 Date Modified: Apr 07, 2010
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Billiards and Physics

This java applet show you how to use the law of reflection (for optics) in playing pool.
Material Type: Simulation
Author: Fu-Kwun Hwang
Date Added: May 07, 2000 Date Modified: Jan 07, 2004
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Lens effect due to ripples

These applets show the lensing effect of ripples on the surface of a liquid. Two illustrations are available, one for... see more
Material Type: Animation
Author: C. K. Ng
Date Added: Dec 08, 2003 Date Modified: Sep 04, 2011
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Light & Radiation-PhET Simulations

A group of simulations on the physical and geometric nature of light along with applications of electromagnetic radiation.  see more
Material Type: Simulation
Author: PhET
Date Added: Apr 16, 2012 Date Modified: Apr 16, 2012
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Very good quality; in queue to be peer reviewed
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Real Lens Effect

A simulation of different pictures and patterns as viewed through different lenses. The index of refraction and dimensions... see more
Material Type: Simulation
Author: C, K. Ng
Date Added: Dec 08, 2003 Date Modified: Sep 04, 2011
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Science of Information Technology

The Science of Information Technology (ScIT) is a course taught at Rensselaer since 1999 which adresses the scientific... see more
Material Type: Collection
Author: Dr. Doris Jeanne Wagner
Date Added: Jun 21, 2004 Date Modified: Jun 21, 2004
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