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published by the Boston University Physics Department
edited by Andrew Duffy
This web page features a collection of Easy Java Simulations developed for use in introductory physics courses. Topics include astronomy, momentum, kinematics, electromagnetism, special relativity, and more. Each simulation is accompanied by a lesson plan and a printable student guides. Users may run the simulations as a Java applet or may directly download a jar file version.

This resource is part of Project ITOP (Improving the Teaching of Physics), a graduate program offered at University of Massachusetts-Boston. The archived computer models are hosted and maintained as part of the BU Physics Simulation collection.

The materials in this collection were created with Easy Java Simulations (EJS), a modeling tool that allows users to easily generate modify and share computer models and simulations.

Please note that this resource requires Java (JRE).
Subjects Levels Resource Types
Astronomy
- Solar System
Classical Mechanics
- General
Electricity & Magnetism
- Electric Fields and Potential
General Physics
- Collections
- Lower Undergraduate
- High School
- Collection
- Instructional Material
= Curriculum support
= Interactive Simulation
= Lesson/Lesson Plan
= Problem/Problem Set
= Student Guide
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- Educators
- Learners
- application/java
- text/html
- application/ms-word
- application/pdf
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Keywords:
EJS, Easy Java, Gauss's Law, elastic collision, inelastic collision, orbital mechanics, point charge, projectiles, rocket, simulations, solar system simulator, two-dimensional motion
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Metadata instance created July 10, 2010 by Caroline Hall
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January 27, 2011 by Taha Mzoughi
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, edited by A. Duffy (Boston University Physics Department, Boston, 2010), WWW Document, (http://physics.bu.edu/~duffy/NS548_simulations/ITOP_EJS.html).
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EJS Simulations by High School Physics Teachers, , edited by A. Duffy (Boston University Physics Department, Boston, 2010), <http://physics.bu.edu/~duffy/NS548_simulations/ITOP_EJS.html>.
APA Format
Duffy, A. (Ed.). (2010, April 30). EJS Simulations by High School Physics Teachers. Retrieved November 26, 2014, from Boston University Physics Department: http://physics.bu.edu/~duffy/NS548_simulations/ITOP_EJS.html
Chicago Format
Duffy, Andrew, ed. EJS Simulations by High School Physics Teachers. Boston: Boston University Physics Department, April 30, 2010. http://physics.bu.edu/~duffy/NS548_simulations/ITOP_EJS.html (accessed 26 November 2014).
MLA Format
Duffy, Andrew, ed. EJS Simulations by High School Physics Teachers. Boston: Boston University Physics Department, 2010. 30 Apr. 2010. 26 Nov. 2014 <http://physics.bu.edu/~duffy/NS548_simulations/ITOP_EJS.html>.
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