# MERLOT Materials

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#### 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

#### The Ohm Zone

The Ohm Zone's Shockwave application that allows you to build your own DC circuits and measure the voltages and... see more

#### Optics Bench Physlet

Applet simulates an optical bench, including lenses, mirrors, and aperatures.

#### Visual Quantum Mechanics

A collection of tutorials and experiments (real and virtual) covering quantum physics from a conceptual point of view.

#### Backlight

Provides pictures and a movie that uses ray tracing to explore the effects of relativity.

#### Carousel (Centripetal Force)

This simulation demonstrates the concept of centripetal force through a simplified carousel consisting of masses on the... see more

#### Color Temperature

This tutorial explores the effect of raising the temperature of a blackbody radiator. The example is a black pot that can... see more

#### Conservation of Linear Momentum

Two applets demonstrate conservation of momentum.

#### Convex Mirrors

A tutorial that demonstrates simple image reflection of an object with a convex mirror. The visitor can adjust the... see more

#### Diffraction of Light

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

#### Electricity and Magnetism Java... Electricity and Magnetism Java Tutorials

A collection of applets for demonstrating basic properties of electromagnetism.

#### 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

#### Generator

This Java applet simulates a generator which is reduced to the most important parts for clarity. Instead of an armature... see more

#### Gravity (Newton's Apple)

An online activity center for exploring the effects of gravity.

#### IPPEX Shockwave Tutorials on... IPPEX Shockwave Tutorials on Electricity and Magnetism

Shockwave tutorials on basic principles of E&M, written at the middle school level.

#### Mass Spectrometer Simulation... Mass Spectrometer Simulation (Shockwave)

A Shockwave simulation designed to illustrate the basic principles and operation of a mass spectrometer.

#### Mirror Reflection from Two Plane... Mirror Reflection from Two Plane Mirrors

Rays of lights are reflected from the mirror, each ray satisfying the law of reflection.

#### Motion with Constant Acceleration

A simulation of a car where the user can input the initial position, velocity, and acceleration. Simulation displays the... see more

#### Oscilloscope

Applet that demonstrates the use of an oscilloscope. User is given sample questions, for which the applet states whether... see more

#### Particle Diffusion

Simulation of the brownian diffusion of particles deviation and a graph of the radial density

#### Periodic Table of the Elements

A very versatile periodic table that displays not only the properties of each element, but also how they compare to each... see more

#### Planetary Motion

This simulation shows the motion of a moon around a planet under the influence of gravity. In this simulation, you can... see more

#### Polarization of Light

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

#### Projectile Cannon II

Applet demonstrates projectile motion both without and with air resistance.