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This is a set of interactive tutorials designed to teach the fundamentals of wave dynamics. It starts with very simple... see more

From an elementary (but accurate) description of sound, including animations, to advanced material such as the solution... see more

Applet displays the interference effects caused by a single slit diffraction of light.

Vary the velocity and notice the wavelength shift ahead of and behind the source.

Build a pattern to complete a sequence of patterns. Study a sequence of three patterns of squares in a grid and build the... see more

A complete set of simulations for a first semester college physics class.

This animation illustrates how sound waves cause us to hear.

Illustrates how waveforms interact with each other.

An electronic laboratory manual for introductory physics consisting of videos (on principles and laboratory procedure) in... see more

Animated gif of a guitar string after being plucked.

Animated gif of a tuning fork operating, with additional explanation.

Overtone is a downloadable program that allows you to create sine wave plus chosen harmonics (or overtones) and see the... see more

A collection of over 140 videos of Physics Demonstrations covering a wide variety of topics, from mechanics to atomic.... see more

This tutorial allows visitors to interactively block or pass light waves by controlling the alignment of polarizers with... see more

This site contains an extensive set of notes on basic topics in physics. There are extensive illustrations and animations... see more

Information and an animated gif showing how the eardrum receives sound waves.

This animation allows one to choose a tube open at both ends, closed at both ends, or closed at one end, and shows... see more

Selectable standing waves showing fundamental, second, third, and fourth harmonics. Also a look at Nodes and Antinodes.

From ThinkQuest: This excellent web site explains what sound is and how humans perceive it through the ear. Take an... see more

This Macromedia ShockWave applet illustrates visually the concept of interference of transversal waves. The user can set... see more

Flash simulation of a line of coupled masses, approximating the properties of a string. Tension and damping are... see more

Applet allows user to change frequency, wavelength, and velocity and see the results.

Animates one or two functions of position and time, and their superposition, in separate panels inside the applet. A wide... see more

A highly flexible 2-d wave simulator. Using a grid that continuously solves the 2-d wave equation, this applet allows the... see more