# MERLOT Materials

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#### Second Semester Simulations

A complete set of simulations for the second semester of a college level physics class.

#### Subtractive Colors

This allows users to experiment with color subtraction from virtual paints which produce cyan, yellow, and magenta spots.... see more

#### The Basics of MRI

This is a free, online textbook designed for a physics class. From the website, "The content of this package has been... see more

#### The Spectrum Applet

This applet demonstrates how a spectrum is related to the perceived color.

#### Fourier Synthesis (Physics)

Demonstrates Fourier Synthesis. Can modulate value of fourier functions and magnitude both graphical and auditory.

#### CAT Scans

Basic tutorial on how CAT scans work, aimed at those with little experience in physics.

#### Physlet Problems: Optics

Physlet problems that relate to optics.

#### Accommodation

This Macromedia ShockWave applet illustrates the principle of accommodation in the eye. The user adjusts the distance... see more

#### Airy Pattern Basics

The three-dimensional diffraction pattern formed by a circular aperture near the focal point in a well-corrected... see more

describes blackbody radiation page. describes Herschel's experiment, gives Planck's equation and shows distributions

applet shows intensity vs. wavelength of blackbody radiation for different temperatures. calculates UV-blue color index... see more

#### Circles of Light: The Mathematics of... Circles of Light: The Mathematics of Rainbows

Online tutorial/lab is based on a module developed by Steven Janke and published in Modules in Undergraduate Mathematics... see more

#### Classical Physics Online

Set of java applets for illustrating classical physics (highschool level), including gravitation, electric and magnetic... see more

#### Colors

Demonstrates the results of mixing red, blue, and green light and paint pigments.

#### Diffraction Simulation

Displays the Fresnel Diffraction pattern of a large number of user-selectable and adjustable aperture patterns.

Derive an equation to calculate the frequency of an oncoming sound source and a receding sound source. Also, calculate... see more

#### Electromagnetic Wave

This animation shows an electromagnetic wave, namely a plane polarized wave, which propagates in positive x direction.... see more

#### Emissivity

Page describes emissivity, variables that affect it, relevance to Blackbody Radiation

#### Fermats principle(Find the fastest... Fermats principle(Find the fastest Path)

Fermat's principle states that: The path of a ray of light between two points is the path that minimizes the travel time.... see more

#### How Black Lights Work

Explanation of how fluorescent and incandescent black lights work, and practical applications of black lights. Includes... see more

#### How Fluorescent Lamps Work

The parts of a fluorescent lamp, and how it produces visible light. Old vs. new fluorescent lamp designs. Includes... see more

#### How Light Bulbs Work

The basics of light, structure of an incandescent bulb, and how incandescent bulbs produce visible light. Includes... see more

#### How Optical Fibers Work

Fiber optics is being touted in many different ways these days. Telephone systems are moving from copper wires to optical... see more

#### Human Vision

Exploring how images are created on the retina of a human eye, this tutorial allows the student to adjust the distance of... see more