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Welcome to the MERLOT Physics Portal, a collection of educational resources for instructors and students of physics. The collection focuses on open access and open source content that improves conceptual understanding and problem solving. You can help build the collection by joining MERLOT, submitting content, lesson plans, and activities, and volunteering to join the peer review process.


The Editor's Choice 2014: This project provides a wide range of visual, interactive quantum mechanics tutorials. The materials cover all aspects of an upper-level quantum mechanics class, as well as advanced topics in quantum information and the foundations of quantum theory.

The Quantum Mechanics Visualization Project in MERLOT 

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The Open Syllabus Project and Syllabus Explorer
The Open Syllabus Project (OSP) is an effort to make the intellectual judgment...
Spherical Lenses and Mirrors
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Experiment is an online, crowdfunding, Open Science/Open Access platform for...
Physics 7C: Classical Physics
This course will show you how to apply simple physics models to the motion of...
Physics 50: Math Methods
Mathematica and its applications to linear algebra, differential equations, and...
Physics 3C: Basic Physics III
This class is the third and last of the Physics 3 series. In this class,...
Physics 3B: Basic Physics II
Second part of the Basic Physics 3 series. This course covers topics such as:...
Physics 3A: Basic Physics
Introduction to basic physics. This course will introduce the conceptual and...
Physics 20E: Life in the Universe
An overview of the scientific quest to discover life elsewhere in the universe....

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