Hyperphysics: Standing Waves Feature Summary

Type:
Physics in Your World
Title:
Hyperphysics: Standing Waves
Description:
The photo, by Andrew Davidhazy from the Rochester Institute of Technology, shows a vibrating string with a weight hanging from the lower end. For more details, see String Vibrations. To learn about standing waves on strings and in air, visit Hyperphysics: Standing Waves.
Image:
image credit: Andrew Davidhazy; <a href="http://people.rit.edu/andpph/text-string-vibrations.html" target="_blank">image source</a>; <a href="http://people.rit.edu/andpph/text-figures/strings/vibration-string-6211v.jpg" target="_blank">larger image</a>
image credit: Andrew Davidhazy; image source; larger image
Image URL:
http://www.compadre.org/Informal/images/features/vibration-string-large7-17-.jpg
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August 1, 2008 - August 16, 2008