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This tutorial is similar to the one above except it explores how an object is imaged when the object faces the flat... see more

The plano-convex lens is a positive lens that is able to converge parallel light to form an image. This tutorial explores... see more

he plano-convex lens is a positive lens that is able to converge parallel light to form an image. This tutorial explores... see more

Positive meniscus lenses are designed to minimize spherical aberration and are usually used in small f-number... see more

A simulation of different pictures and patterns as viewed through different lenses. The index of refraction and... see more

A ray of light is incidenting from the top left to the boundary surface of two media. (It is possible to choose the... see more

Refraction through a prism. Applet has one of the more interesting interfaces. Index of refraction and angle of incidence... see more

Show the time development of electric fields from an accelerating charge.

Draws Ronchi patterns produced by a paraboloidal mirror.

Some interactive tutorials on light and optics.

A set of simulations exploring the basic properties and creation of both sound and electromagnetic waves.

This Physlet shows the time development of electric fields from an accelerating charge. Four different motion modes are... see more

Illustrates light through a lens. Can change the refractive index of the glass.

Applet demonstrates the refraction of light passing through a thick lens.

Illustrates light reacting to converging and diverging lenses and mirrors. Parameters are changeable.

This java applets let you understand the entire range of behavior of a single convex lens or image formed by two lens.

Scriptable tools for visualizing the properties of electromagnetic waves.

WebTOP is a 3D interactive computer graphics system that simulates and visualizes optical phenomena. Instructors can use... see more

Educational and entertaining items pertaining to physics, to the mathematical sciences, and to mathematics in general.... see more

Interative representation of radioactive decay series: Th232, Pu241, U238, U235.

The site gives a general overview of both basic theory of spectroscopy, using real-world examples, especially relating to... see more

Illustrates image formation by a converging lens. Allows interactive adjustment of variables

Illustrates image formation by a diverging lens.