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This guide provides ideas for incorporating the exhibition of Richard Torchia's camera obscura projections into your... see more

The Online Optics Tutorial “Staying in Focus” introduces students to some of the basic concepts of geometrical optics in... see more

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

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

Online tutorial/lab is based on a module developed by Steven Janke and published in Modules in Undergraduate Mathematics... see more

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

Fiber optics is being touted in many different ways these days. Telephone systems are moving from copper wires to optical... see more

A hyperlinked exploration of light, color, optics and vision.

A practical demonstration of the Inverse Square law, and its applications in astronomy and optics.

Some interactive tutorials on light and optics.

Treatise on Microscopy divided into several sections, available through links. Interactive Java and Flash tutorials help... see more

Basic tutorial on how microwave ovens work, aimed at those with little experience in physics.

Basic tutorial on how laptop screens work, aimed at those with little experience in physics.

Extensive text explanation of basic geometric optics.

Basic tutorial on how tv screens work, aimed at those with little experience in physics.

primer on blackbody radiation measurement techniques and the effects of Non-uniformities on Blackbody Radiant Output

A great colleciton of stellar spectra and tutorial

Extensive text explanation of the interference and diffraction of waves. Hyperlinks to subtopics included.

Basic tutorial on the fundamentals of the electromagnetic spectrum created by transitions in atoms.