This ComPADRE record is no longer active in the Physics Source collection as issues accessing this resource were encountered repeatedly. This resource is periodically rechecked to determine if it is stable once again.
If you feel this record should be re-included, you may contact the editor using our feedback form.
This simulation illustrates the first five harmonics of a medium fixed at one end and open in the other. The animation allows the user to view the wave and the standing wave envelope. An illustrated explanation of the concepts is provided.
Please note that this resource requires
Java Applet Plug-in.
Zobel, E. (1997). Understanding Standing Wave Diagrams 3 - Fixed And Open Ends. Retrieved May 30, 2015, from http://zonalandeducation.com.temp/mstm/physics/waves/standingWaves/understandingSWDia3/UnderstandingSWDia3.html
%0 Electronic Source %A Zobel, Edward %D 1997 %T Understanding Standing Wave Diagrams 3 - Fixed And Open Ends %V 2015 %N 30 May 2015 %9 application/java %U http://zonalandeducation.com.temp/mstm/physics/waves/standingWaves/understandingSWDia3/UnderstandingSWDia3.html
Disclaimer: ComPADRE offers citation styles as a guide only. We cannot offer interpretations about citations as this is an automated procedure. Please refer to the style manuals in the Citation Source Information area for clarifications.