# MERLOT Materials

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#### CAT Scans

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

#### Circles of Light: The Mathematics of... Circles of Light: The Mathematics of Rainbows

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

#### Circular Motion

A tutorial on circular motion, with hyperlinks to subtopics, including animations.

#### Describing Motion with Diagrams

Introduction to ticker-tape diagrams and vector diagrams. How these diagrams represent velocity and acceleration.... see more

#### Describing Motion with Equations

Explains the 4 one-dimensional kinematic equations that describe an object's motion. Relates the kinematic equations to... see more

#### Describing Motion with Velocity vs.... Describing Motion with Velocity vs. Time Graphs

The meaning of shape and slope for velocity vs. time graphs. Explains the difference between positive and negative... see more

#### Describing Motion with Words

An introduction to the language of kinematics. The focus is on kinematics terms/words (vector, scalar, distance,... see more

#### Emissivity

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

#### Evaluating Thermodynamic States:... Evaluating Thermodynamic States: Smart Steam (H2O) Table

Table to evaluate fun thermodynamic water specifics.

#### How Optical Fibers Work

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

#### HyperPhysics Astro Physics

A hyperlinked exploration of astronomy and astrophysics, inlcuding the solar system, stellar evolution, compact objects,... see more

#### HyperPhysics Condensed Matter

A hyperlinked exploration of the condensed matter physics, including metals, semiconductors, lattices, magnetism, and... see more

#### HyperPhysics Heat and Thermodynamics

A hyperlinked exploration of topics in heat, thermondynamics, kinetic theory, and statistical Mechanics

#### HyperPhysics Light and Vision

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

#### HyperPhysics Quantum Physics

A hyperlinked exploration of quantum physics and quantum mechanics.

#### HyperPhysics Relativity

A hyperlinked exploration of relativity, including topics in both special and general relativity.

#### Inverse Square Law

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

#### Lancaster Particle Physics Package

This tutorial introduces the physics behind elementary particle research through interactive simulations, virtual... see more

#### Lesson on Units

A shockwave discussion on the fundament units of measure.

#### Microcosm

Interactive tutorials about various topics in particle physics.

#### Osmosis Desalination and Carnot

Discussion of Osmosis and Desalination following Carnot ideas. The energy required for desalination.

#### Quantized Angular Momentum (Physics)

Illustration and explanation of quantized angular momentum

#### Science, Optics, and You

Some interactive tutorials on light and optics.

#### Seeing Magnetic Field Patterns in 3D

This site is an excellent site to surf if you have the time to look. It is rather bland when the site opens and the... see more