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nterference between two light waves is an amazing phenomenon that is often seen in soap bubbles with the wide color... see more

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

Demonstrates the path of particles that describe Lissajous figures.

A set of three easy-to-use Java applets for illustrating princples in physics and astronomy. - Spiral Galaxy Rotator: For... see more

This applet is a sort of tutorial which explains the reflection and the refraction of waves by the principle of Huygens.... see more

This is a laboratory manual used to support a college-level general science course covering sound, audio and acoustics.... see more

Java applet demonstrating simple harmonic motion.

This applet shows number of particles in SHM. All the particles have same amplitude, same frequency but are at different... see more

Three different self tests on different levels, covering simple harmonic motion. The questions are multiple choice.

Shows the simplest case of diffraction, i.e., single slit diffraction. You can change the color of the light by dragging... see more

This Java applet demonstrates the harmonics of the air in a tube as an example of standing longitudinal waves. It... see more

Demonstration of a transverse wave and longitudinal wave.

Demonstration of reflection of a wave from a boundry.

Online course. Features lesson plans. Includes Properties of waves, behavior of waves, and standing waves.

Mechanical vibrations and waves, simple harmonic motion, superposition, forced vibrations and resonance, coupled... see more

When light passes from one medium to another, a portion of the light is polarized and reflected as a function of the... see more

An emergency ambulance with switched on siren passes a person standing at the street. Source code available. Foreign... see more

One of many physlets by Wolfgang Christian. Demonstrates the Doppler effect at three different speeds.

Applet and tutorial covering basic longitudinal wave motion.

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

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

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

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

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