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Physical Pendulum Forces  [ Computer Program ]
  
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W. Christian
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The Physical Pendulum with Forces model displays the gravitational, normal, and friction forces acting on a mass attached to a pivoted rod.  These forces cause the mass to accelerate…
Physical Pendulum Energy  [ Computer Program ]
  
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The Physical Pendulum Energy model shows the motion of of a physical pendulum (rod) and and the kinetic and potential energies of the parts of the rod above and below the rotation…
  
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A. Titus
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This web page contains problems to supplement the introductory textbook Matter and Interactions by Ruth Chabay and Bruce Sherwood. These problems are designed for use with Volume 1,…
Foucault Rod Model  [ Computer Program ]
  
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C. Teunissen
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The Foucault Rod model displays the vibration of a circumnavigating rod. One end of the rod is firmly secured to a support. The free end of the rod has a weight attached, like the…
Ballistics and Orbits Model  [ Computer Program ]
  
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C. Teunissen
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The EJS Ballistics and Orbits model displays ballistic trajectories near the Earth. The model shows the trajectory with respect to the inertial coordinate system and the trajectory…
  
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The EJS Angular Acceleration of a Contracting System model shows a mass and pulley system to illustrate what happens when a rotating system contracts. When the centripetal force has…
Kicked Rotor Dynamics Model  [ Computer Program ]
  
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The Kicked Rotor model shows the dynamics of a rotating bar (rotor) that is kicked periodically. This model is also known as the standard map or the Chirikov-Taylor map. Each…
  
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Publisher: The University of Tennessee
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This page from the University of Tennessee details several ways the weather is affected by the Earth's rotation. It includes explanations of the Coriolis force, major wind patterns,…
  
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Publisher: National Aeronautics and Space Administration
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Spinning Brains, an article from NASA, explains the Coriolis force and how humans can adapt to it. The article discusses the concept of rotating spaceships and the research being…
  
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C. Nave
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This web page contains explanations and examples of the Coriolis and centrifugal forces. The page incorporates many diagrams and links to other similar examples to explore. This…
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