# MERLOT Materials

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#### PhET - Physics Interactive... PhET - Physics Interactive Simulations

A collection of simulations and virtual labs focusing on first-year college physics. PhET provides fun, interactive,... see more

This activity lets you experiment with color addition from virtual lightsources which produce red, green, and blue light.... see more

#### How Light Works

What light is, and ways of thinking about it (particles and waves). Discussion of the electromagnetic spectrum, white... see more

#### How X-Rays Work

What x-rays are. How an x-ray machine works, and uses of x-rays/x-ray machines. Includes pictures and diagrams. A basic... see more

#### Radio Waves & Electromagnetic Fields

This applet illustrates the propagation of electromagnetic fields from a transmitter to a receiver

#### Second Semester Simulations

A complete set of simulations for the second semester of a college level physics class.

#### Subtractive Colors

This allows users to experiment with color subtraction from virtual paints which produce cyan, yellow, and magenta spots.... see more

#### The Spectrum Applet

This applet demonstrates how a spectrum is related to the perceived color.

#### Fourier Synthesis (Physics)

Demonstrates Fourier Synthesis. Can modulate value of fourier functions and magnitude both graphical and auditory.

#### CAT Scans

Basic tutorial on how CAT scans work, aimed at those with little experience in physics.

describes blackbody radiation page. describes Herschel's experiment, gives Planck's equation and shows distributions

applet shows intensity vs. wavelength of blackbody radiation for different temperatures. calculates UV-blue color index... see more

#### Electromagnetic Wave

This animation shows an electromagnetic wave, namely a plane polarized wave, which propagates in positive x direction.... see more

#### Emissivity

Page describes emissivity, variables that affect it, relevance to Blackbody Radiation

#### How Black Lights Work

Explanation of how fluorescent and incandescent black lights work, and practical applications of black lights. Includes... see more

#### How Fluorescent Lamps Work

The parts of a fluorescent lamp, and how it produces visible light. Old vs. new fluorescent lamp designs. Includes... see more

#### How Light Bulbs Work

The basics of light, structure of an incandescent bulb, and how incandescent bulbs produce visible light. Includes... see more

#### Inverse Square Law

Animation (.mpg) and audio (.au) of a demonstration of the inverse square law.

A group of simulations on the physical and geometric nature of light along with applications of electromagnetic... see more

#### NMR: Dipolar Powder Patterns

The observed NMR spectrum of a solid powder is the summed signal from crystallites over all possible orientations... see more

#### NMR: Lorentzian Lineshapes

This tutorial shows the Fourier relationship between a damped oscillating exponential (a detected FT-NMR transition) and... see more