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Interference Model: Ripple Tank  [ Computer Program ]
  
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A. Duffy
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The Interference Model: Ripple Tank investigates constructive and destructive interference between two point sources. The user can change the point source frequency, location and…
Optics Interference: Ripple Tank Program  [ Computer Program ]
  
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W. Christian, M. Belloni, and A. Cox
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The Optics Interference program simulates a ripple tank by showing the intensity of waves produced by one or more point sources. Adding multiple point sources creates easily…
  
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Publisher: NASA Langley Research Center
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This web page provides a brief introduction to the wavelengths of visible light. It discusses the wavelengths of the standard visual colors, mentions wavelengths outside of the…
  
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Publisher: American Physical Society
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This web site has links to the materials for the 2006 Physics Quest middle school competition, hosted by the APS. The 2006 lesson covers static electricity, conductors and…
  
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Publisher: Annenberg Foundation
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This is an interactive Java simulation that illustrates the addition of the primary colors of light: red, blue, and green. It displays two light sources that cast shadows onto a…
  
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D. Schuster, A. Undreiu, and B. Adams
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D. Schuster, A. Undreiu, and B. Adams, PERC 2007 Proceedings, 184-187.
Problem-solving is an important part of physics teaching, learning and assessment. It is widely assumed that the way that experts solve problems, and students should, is by…
  
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Publisher: SRI International
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This web page contains a curriculum unit that explores the effect of nano-powders in sunscreen. The lessons focus on absorption and scattering of light, size and scale, ultraviolet…
  
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M. Davidson; Publisher: National High Magnetic Field Laboratory
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This item is an interactive tutorial on the topic of light reflection. It integrates background information with related Java simulations that allow users to explore the Law of…
  
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M. Davidson
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This web-based collection contains a variety of interactive Java tutorials on concepts in optics and the physics of light and color. These tutorials provide a hands-on approach to…
  
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F. Wicklin; Publisher: University of Minnesota
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This set of web pages introduces the mathematics of rainbows. It examines a mathematical model of light passing through a water droplet to help explain how rainbows are formed, why…
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