# MERLOT Materials

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#### How Electromagnets Work

Explains the differences between permanent magnets and electromagnets. Shows you how to make your own small electromagnet... see more

#### Hysteresis Applet

The Java Applet calculates the magnetization reversal of a magnetic particle assuming coherent rotation of the... see more

#### Physics Demo Videos

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

#### Second Semester Simulations

A complete set of simulations for the second semester of a college level physics class.

#### Shockwave tutorial on magnetism II

A shockwave tutorial on magnetism, concentrating on the magnetic field produced by moving charges. Written at the middle... see more

#### Stoner-Wohlfarth Astroid

This Java applet calculates the Stoner-Wohlfarth astroid for different anisotropy contributions.

#### Teaching Electromagnetism Using... Teaching Electromagnetism Using Advanced Technologies

A set of fully rendered, three-dimensional animations of the electromagnetic fields associated with a variety of dynamic... see more

#### Magnetic Field from Two Current... Magnetic Field from Two Current Sources (Biot-Savart Law)

Applet uses the Biot-Savart law to illustrate the magnetic field created by two parallel wires. Source code available in... see more

#### Charged Particle Motion in a Uniform... Charged Particle Motion in a Uniform Magentic Field

Applet demonstrates the motion of a charged particle in a magnetic field.

#### Charged Particle Moving in a Magnetic... Charged Particle Moving in a Magnetic Field

Applet shows a charged particle moving in two magnetic fields. It can be made to cross the boundary between the two... see more

#### Classical Physics Online

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

#### DC Generator

An applet for displaying the properties and operations of a DC generator.

#### Electric & Magnetic Interactions: The... Electric & Magnetic Interactions: The Movies

(From the author) These short 3-D QuickTime movies of electric and magnetic fields in space were created to accompany the... see more

#### How Compasses Work

How a magnetic compass works. Includes discussion of magnetism, the earth?s magnetic field, how to make a compass, and... see more

#### Magnetic Fields and Compass... Magnetic Fields and Compass Orientation -

Explore the effects of induced electromagnetic fields on the orientation of a compass. A virtual switch is provided to... see more

#### MIT Physics 8.02: Magnetostatics

This web page contains a series of animations and simulations related to magnetostatics. Topics include the magnetic... see more

#### Shockwave Tutorial on Magnetism I

A shockwave tutorial on magnetism, written at the middle school level.

#### Magnetic Field of a Straight Wire

This is an illustration of the circular magnetic fields around a straight current-carrying wire. Current flow (of... see more

#### Cyclotron

Applet demonstrates how a cyclotron works. Extensive explanatory text of basic electromagnetism included.

#### Lorentz Force

This Java applet demonstrates the Lorentz force, exerted on a current-carrying conductor swing in the magnetic field of a... see more

#### Magnetic Fields

Applet and extensive discussion of basic principles of magnetism, including Ampere's Law and the Biot-Savart Law. Applet... see more

#### Biot-Savart Law Applications

A tutorial on basic electromagnetism from HyperPhysics, with extensive hyperlinks to relevant discussions.

#### Ferromagnetic Materials

Applet examines the spin-flips associated with ferromagnetism. Temperature and energy are user-defined. Extensive... see more