# MERLOT Materials

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#### Refraction and the Ray Model of Light

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

#### Transverse Waves

Demonstrates vibrations by a chain of individual particles.

#### Transverse Waves II

Demonstrates constructive and destructive interference.

#### Ultrasound: How does it Work?

There are maÂ­ny reasons to gÂ­et an ultrasound. Perhaps you're pregnant, and your obstetrician wants you to have an... see more

#### Velocity of Propagation of a... Velocity of Propagation of a Transverse Wave

Extensive theoretical discussion (text only) of the propagation of a transverse wave.

#### Doppler Effect

An interactive demonstration of the Doppler effect.

#### Energy Tranfer in Harmonic Wave... Energy Tranfer in Harmonic Wave Motion

Introductory explanation of basic mechanical wave properties. Hyperlinks provided to subtopics.

#### Fourier Analysis

Tutorial on Fourier Series, including an applet showing the summation of Fourier terms for a number of different... see more

#### Lissajous Figures

Two applets demonstrate the appearance of Lissajous figures. Tutorial included.

#### Longitudinal and Transverse Waves

Applets demonstrate the relationship between longitudinal/transverve wave motion and oscillatory motion.

#### Longitudinal Waves

A simple demonstration of longitudinal waves. Parameters user-defined.

#### Longitudinal Waves II

Demonstrates constructive and destructive interference of longitudinal waves.

#### Measuring the Velocity of a... Measuring the Velocity of a Longitudinal Wave

Applet and tutorial on basic acoustics.

#### Measuring the Velocity of Sound in a... Measuring the Velocity of Sound in a Gas

Tutorial and applet on basic acoustical physics. Includes a table of sound velocities in various gases.

#### Oscillation of a System of Particles

Applets and tutorial on mechanical waves. One applet covers the normal modes of vibration, the other covers a forced... see more

#### Oscillations by Franco Garcia

This is a complete tutorial on oscillatory motion, complete with extensive explanations and references. On the left side... see more

#### Polarization of Mechanical Waves

Interactive 3D applet with slits as polarizators. Reflected waves are also computed, but with high coefficient of... see more

#### Potential Well

=/*+Applet and tutorial that illustrates the basic quantum mechanical properties of the potential well

#### Potential Well II

Two applets and tutorial on the basic quantum mechanical properties of the potential well.

#### Propagation of a Longitudinal Wave

Applet shows how a container of particles can propagate a longitudinal wave.

#### Rainbow from Droplet (Physics)

Illustrates the diffraction of light through a drop of water.

#### Reflection and Transmission of Waves

Applet and tutorial covering basic properties of waves.

#### Reflection of Light

This tutorial explores the incident and reflected angles of a single light wave impacting on a smooth surface.

#### Single-slit Diffraction

Extensive theory and applet describing single-slit diffraction at a more advanced level than the usual.