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Two applets and tutorial on basic properties of mechanical waves.

Applet and tutorial on basic acoustical properties of sound.

The following images and text detail the story of the Tacoma Narrows Bridge from the inception to the reopening of a... see more

Applet and tutorial illustrating the effect on the motion of a particle traveling across two regions of unequal... see more

Applet and tutorial on the effect on the motion of a particle as it passes through two regions of differing potential.

Introductory explanation on wave motion, with hyperlinks to subtopics.

This tutorial demonstrates how variable capacitors are used with inductor coils in tuning circuits of radios, television... see more

Animation of Interference Pattern Formed by Two Points Sources

Applet demonstrates how multiple particles, when bound to each other by springs, can propagate a wave. The spring... see more

Have you ever played with an electromagnetic radiation wave? Well you can with this tutorial that allows you to move the... see more

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

This website is a tutorial for the study of mechanical waves.  It offers a great review on mechanical waves describing... 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

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

Slinky lab for students with teacher version included.

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.

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.