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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.

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

Illustrates how waveforms interact with each other.

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

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

Simulation of driven transverse waves on a string. The driving frequency, amplitude, and length of string can all be... see more

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

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

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.

Displays 3D dynamic images of interference for several different choices of sources.

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

In this applet two waves of equal amplitude are interfering. You can control the centre or nominal frequency of the waves... see more

Animates a user selected combination of normal modes in a rectangular box.

Motion of a circular membrane/surface.

Click and drag to move one set of circular wavefronts, or use the buttons. Observe the resultant interference pattern.

Set of java applets for illustrating classical physics (highschool level), including gravitation, electric and magnetic... see more

Derive an equation to calculate the frequency of an oncoming sound source and a receding sound source. Also, calculate... see more

Demonstrates doppler effect with moving point source.