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#### Linear Acceleration of Charged... Linear Acceleration of Charged Particles

Tutorial and applet illustrating the basic physics principles of forces acting on charged particles, producing linear... see more

#### Motion of Charged Particles in an... Motion of Charged Particles in an Electromagnetic Field

Introduction to topics in electromagnetism, including hyperlinks to subtopics.

#### Motion of Charged Particles in... Motion of Charged Particles in Crossed Electric and Magnetic Fields

Tutorial and applet on basic electrodynamics. Applet lets the user vary the ratio of the electric and magnetic fields and... see more

#### Oscillations by Franco Garcia

This is a complete tutorial on oscillatory motion, complete with extensive explanations and references. On the left side... see more

#### 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.

#### Units and Measurements

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

#### Vector Space

A mathematically rigorous explanation of a vector space.

#### Advice on Research and Writing

A collection of advice about how to do research and how to communicate effectively (primarily for computer scientists).

#### Elements as Atoms

A basic tutorial on atomic structure.

#### Java Cheat Sheet

A summary of Java syntax.