# MERLOT Materials

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#### Paramagnetic Materials

Applet demonstrates the physics of paramagnetic materials. Extensive explanatory text included.

#### Physics for Beginners

A large collection of tutorials on basic physics principles.

#### Plane Parallel Capacitor

Applet and tutorial on basic issues of electrostatics involving a simple capacitor.

#### Reflection and Refraction

Extensive text explanation of basic geometric optics.

#### SI Units

Discussion, including tables, of the SI (MKS) system of metric units.

#### Significant Figures

An explanation of the concept behind significant figures. Includes descriptions of how to use them.

#### Spherical conductor in a uniform... Spherical conductor in a uniform electric field

Applet and tutorial that illustrates how charge distributes on a spherical surface when placed in a constant electric... see more

#### Static Fluids

A tutorial on basic fluid dynamics. Hyperlinks to subtopics containing applets.

#### Surface Tension

Tutorial on surface tension in fluids.

#### The Discovery of Radioactivity: The... The Discovery of Radioactivity: The Dawn of the Nuclear Age

Extensive discussion of modern physics. Includes sections on Activities, Slides, Radioactive Materials, Glossary, and... see more

#### The Effect of a Dielectric on a... The Effect of a Dielectric on a Capacitor

Tutorial on the basic principles of capacitance and dielectrics.

#### The Photoelectric Effect

This applet uses frames, double buffered animation, sound, several graphics and font methods etc. This applet is supposed... see more

#### Transistor-Transis... Transistor-Transistor Logic Circuit

Text explanation.

#### Transverse Waves on a String

Introductory explanation on wave motion, with hyperlinks to subtopics.

#### TV Screens

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

#### Uniformity

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

#### Units and Measurements

Introduction to a series of pages featuring tutorials and applets on measurement, error, and units.

#### Quantum Numbers

Quantum numbers describe the state of electrons in an atom. Learn about the principal quantum number, orbital quantum... see more

#### Elements as Atoms

A basic tutorial on atomic structure.

#### Great astronomy plates

A great colleciton of stellar spectra and tutorial

#### Lissajous Figures

Demonstrates the path of particles that describe Lissajous figures.

#### Mechanical Waves (Physics)

This website is a tutorial for the study of mechanical waves.  It offers a great review on mechanical waves describing... see more

#### Physics for Beginners

Online textbook for beginning physics students, covering introductory mechanics. Includes quizzes with solutions.

#### The Electric Force

Tutorial, with applet, on the basic principles of Coulombic forces.