# MERLOT Materials

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#### Interference and Diffraction

Extensive text explanation of the interference and diffraction of waves. Hyperlinks to subtopics included.

#### Interference in a Ripple Tank

Demonstrates constructive and destrutive inteference of waves in a ripple tank.

#### Interference of Two Circular or... Interference of Two Circular or Spherical Waves

This Java applet shows the interference of two circular respectively spherical waves (e.g. of water or sound waves). The... see more

#### Interference Patterns of Two Point... Interference Patterns of Two Point Sources

These animated gif's show interference patterns between two point-source oscillators. Different separations and different... see more

#### Light Waves and Color

This is a tutorial about the wavelike behaviors of light. Â The topics included the following: Lesson 1 - How Do We Know... see more

#### Measuring the Velocity of Sound

Applet and tutorial illustrating an experimental method of measuring the velocity and sound.

#### Moire Patterns

Moire fringes arise from interference patterns that are generated when two similar grids overlap each other. The result... see more

#### Multiple Slit Interference

Theory and applet for multiple slit interference.

#### NOAA Acoustics Program

Physics of sound, especially concerning underwater sound. Â Multimedia resources including marine mammal sounds,... see more

#### Optical Birefringence

This tutorial explores birefringence or double refraction of light when passed through a crystal of Iceland spar.... see more

#### Phase and Group Velocities of Wave... Phase and Group Velocities of Wave Packets

(From the author) The following movies show wave packets with various combinations of phase and group velocity. Each... see more

#### Prism Refraction

he prism tutorial explores how changes in the thickness and angle of incidence of a visible light beam affect how light... see more

#### Propagation of Electromagetic Wave... Propagation of Electromagetic Wave (Physics)

Shows the relations between electric field, magnetic field and wave vectors when electromagnetic waves propogate through... see more

#### Ripple

Demonstrates wave interference effects.

#### Sound Pressure Levels

This reading describes basic principles of noise control and explains how to apply the hierarchy of control of exposure... see more

#### Standing Wave Function (first mode)... Standing Wave Function (first mode) (Physics)

Animates a vibrating string to illustrate wave function

#### Standing Wave Function Animation... Standing Wave Function Animation (combination) (Physics)

Animates a vibrating string (combination of three modes)

#### Standing Wave Function Animation... Standing Wave Function Animation (Zeroth mode) (Physics)

Animates a vibrating string to illustrate wave function

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#### Standing Wave Graph, String Length v.... Standing Wave Graph, String Length v. Frequency (Physics)

Plots string length v. frequency graph

#### The Doppler Effect

A visual explanation of the Doppler effect.

#### Thomas Young's Double Slit Experiment

An interesting tutorial [and applet] that explores diffraction of light through an adjustable set of double slits (or... see more

#### Transmission of a Wave Through Dense... Transmission of a Wave Through Dense Media

An applet demonstrating reflection and refraction of a wave striking a boundary. User defines either an s-wave or p-wave,... see more

#### Transmission: Less Dense to More... Transmission: Less Dense to More Dense

Animated gif plus explanation.