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Mass Spectrometer

Mass Spectrometer

By exmaining the trajectory of an atom moving through a electric and magnetic field this applet determines the mass of the atom. The strengths of the electric and magnetic fields, as well as the type of atom, are user-defined.


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John Walkup
John Walkup (Staff)
20 years ago
Nice applet, with extensive explanation. Does a very thorough job on the topic.