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Physics and Astronomy Applets


Physics and Astronomy Applets

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A set of three easy-to-use Java applets for illustrating princples in physics and astronomy.- Spiral Galaxy Rotator: For displaying the formation of spiral arms in galaxies- Wave Play - allows students to superpose various 1D waveforms- 1D Schroedinger Solver "An application that uses the JSci libraries to solve the one-dimensional time-independent Schrödinger equation for a handful of built-in potentials."
Material Type: Simulation
Technical Format: Java Applet
Date Added to MERLOT: December 08, 2011
Date Modified in MERLOT: December 08, 2011
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Submitter: Scott Hawley
Keywords: astrophysics, dynamics, oscillations, quantum mechanics, waves


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Primary Audience: College General Ed
Mobile Compatibility: Not specified at this time
Technical Requirements: Java 1.6 or newer
Language: English
Cost Involved: no
Source Code Available: unsure
Accessiblity Information Available: unsure
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