# MERLOT Materials

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#### Concave Mirrors - The Virtual Image

This tutorial demonstrates how a virtual image is formed on the opposite side of an object's reflection in a concave... see more

#### Diffraction of Light

This tutorial explores diffraction of light through an adjustable slit (or aperture). Visitors can adjust the slit width... see more

#### Diffraction of Particles

Applet demonstrates the diffraction of particles passing through a single slit. The Heisenberg Uncertainty Principle is... see more

#### Emissivity Paper

Reprint from Applied Optics, Vol. 13. Talks about how to calculate effective emissivity

#### Fish's View

An applet that demonstrates refraction of light.

#### Laptop Screens

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

#### Light Dispersion through a Glass... Light Dispersion through a Glass Prism (Physics)

Interactive Illustration of light dispersion though a prism

#### Light Dispersion through a Glass Slab... Light Dispersion through a Glass Slab (Physics)

Illustrates light dispersion through a glass block.

#### Material Emissivity Properties

average emissivity values for various materials. Reference for Blackbody Radiation.

#### Mirror Game

This is a game to learn physics of light reflection from mirror.

#### Nuclide Table

A table of nuclides, with information about the istope displayed when selected.

#### Perfect Two-Lens System... Perfect Two-Lens System Characteristics

During investigations of a point source of light that does not lie in the focal plane of a lens, it is often convenient... see more

#### Primary Additive Colors

These tutorials demonstrate how the three primary additivecolors can be combined in different proportions to produce... see more

#### Radioactive Decay

Two applets demonstrate the daughter/parent ratios of radioactive decay. Extensive explanatory text included.

#### Radioactivity Unit Converter

An online utility for converting between units associated with radioactivity, such as Becquerels and Curies.

#### Rainbow from Droplet (Physics)

Illustrates the diffraction of light through a drop of water.

#### Reflection and Refraction

Extensive text explanation of basic geometric optics.

#### Reflection of Light

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

#### Reflection/Refract

This Java applet shows the physics behind a beam of light impinging at some angle on a surface boundary.

#### Richard Feynman: The Douglas Robb... Richard Feynman: The Douglas Robb Memorial Lectures

A set of four archival recordings from the University of Auckland (New Zealand) of the physicist Richard Feynman. The... see more

#### Simple Magnification

Explore how a simple magnifying glass works with this tutorial designed to explain the concept of magnification. The... see more

#### Structure Determination Using NMR

There are three basic aspects of an NMR spectrum which help chemists determine the chemical structure a substance. This... see more

#### The Variable Lens

This unique tutorial explores the effect of lens shape on image formation. The visitor is able to configure a lens to be... see more

#### Tuning A Radio Receiver

This tutorial demonstrates how variable capacitors are used with inductor coils in tuning circuits of radios, television... see more