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Electric & Magnetic Interactions: The Movies


Electric & Magnetic Interactions: The Movies

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(From the author) These short 3-D QuickTime movies of electric and magnetic fields in space were created to accompany the textbook Electric & Magnetic Interactions, by Ruth Chabay and Bruce Sherwood (1995, John Wiley & Sons, NY; preliminary second edition, 1999). The movies are designed to assist physics students in visualizing fields. They depict spatial configurations of electric and magnetic fields that are frequently discussed in introductory physics courses. These movies received an... More
Material Type: Animation
Date Added to MERLOT: September 23, 2000
Date Modified in MERLOT: April 04, 2013
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Primary Audience: College General Ed
Mobile Compatibility: Not specified at this time
Technical Requirements: Quicktime
Language: English
Cost Involved: no
Source Code Available: no
Accessiblity Information Available: no
Creative Commons: unsure


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Avatar for marvin golas
2 years ago

marvin golas (Librarian)

The most Quick and Easy Guide ever read.

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Avatar for John Mallinckrodt
13 years ago

John Mallinckrodt (Faculty)

Very nice 3-D animations and "fly throughs" of the fields associated with some
simple static and dynamic charge configurations.

Technical Remarks:

Movie sizes are on the order of 1 MB and will take some time to load on a slow