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Music Acoustics

The acoustics of musical instruments and the voice. The "Basics" directory introduces and explains general concepts.... see more

PhET - Physics Education Technology... PhET - Physics Education Technology at the University of Colorado

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

Math And Physics Applets

This site provides a large selection of physics and math simulations. There is also fairly comprehensive explanatory... see more

The Pendulum Lab

This is a virtual laboratory where you can do hands-on experiments at rigid pendula. Together with the material presented... see more

Waves: An interactive Tutorial

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

Art Ludwig's Sound Page

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

Auditory demonstrations in Acoustics... Auditory demonstrations in Acoustics & Hearing conservation

' Auditory Demonstrations in Acoustics and Hearing ConservationÂ is a series of auditory demonstrations that illustrate... see more

Basic Acoustics

This site covers basic acoustics including wave types, oscillations, reflection/refraction, superposition, diffraction,... see more

Diffraction of Light

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

Doppler

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

Finding Patterns

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

First Semester Physics Simulations

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

Flash animations in science

Learning object repository for science teachers (biology, physics, mathematics). You will find flash animations and... see more

Forced Oscillations (Resonance)

The top of a spring pendulum (red circle) is moved to and fro - for example by hand; this motion is assumed as harmonic,... see more

Hearing: Frequency and Volume

Test your hearing range by listening to low-, medium-, and high-frequency sounds. Compare the relative loudness of sounds... see more

How We Hear

This animation illustrates how sound waves cause us to hear.

HyperPhysics Sound and Hearing

A hyperlinked exploration of the physics of acoustics and sound, and the physiology of hearing.

Interference of Sinusoidal Waveforms

Illustrates how waveforms interact with each other.

Introduction to What Sound Is

A simple animation that illustrates how air molecules move in sound waves, one dimensionally.

Introductory Physics Lab e-Manual

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

Longitudinal Waves and Guitar Strings

Animated gif of a guitar string after being plucked.

Longitudinal Waves and Tuning Forks

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

Musical Acoustics

Extensive site, which is a tutorial on musical acoustics and relates it to introductory physics level study of waves

Overtone

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