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Dr. Gutow's Atomic Orbital Viewer


Dr. Gutow's Atomic Orbital Viewer

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This web site uses the Java applet Jmol to allow students to compare and manipulate up to 4 accurately rendered atomic orbitals on a single atom. The visualization provides students with a good idea of relative orbital sizes and shapes up through the d orbitals.
Material Type: Animation
Technical Format: Java Applet
Date Added to MERLOT: February 14, 2008
Date Modified in MERLOT: February 14, 2008
Submitter: Jonathan Gutow
Keywords: interactive atomic orbitals, Atomic Orbitals, s orbital, p orbital, d orbital


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Primary Audience: College General Ed
Mobile Compatibility: Not specified at this time
Technical Requirements: Any java capable machine with a post 2000 web browser.
Language: English
Cost Involved: no
Source Code Available: unsure
Accessiblity Information Available: unsure
Creative Commons: Creative Commons License
This work is licensed under a Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 United States


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