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published by Dan Russell
This web page provides animations that show the physics of the Doppler effect and the formation of shockwaves from sound waves generated by a moving source. Photos show shockwaves of a bullet, an airplane, and a supersonic land vehicle. Links provide further information.
Subjects Levels Resource Types
Fluid Mechanics
- Dynamics of Fluids
General Physics
- General
Oscillations & Waves
- Wave Motion
= Doppler Effect
= Shock Waves
- Lower Undergraduate
- High School
- Reference Material
- Audio/Visual
= Movie/Animation
Intended Users Formats Ratings
- Learners
- text/html
- image/gif
- image/jpeg
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© 2007 Daniel Russel
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Keywords:
doppler effect, fluids, sonic boom , sound , speed of sound , supersonic
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Metadata instance created June 29, 2007 by Andrew Coughlin
Record Updated:
September 12, 2013 by Cathy Ezrailson
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April 20, 2006
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(2007), WWW Document, (http://www.acs.psu.edu/drussell/Demos/doppler/doppler.html).
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The Doppler Effect and Sonic Booms (2007), <http://www.acs.psu.edu/drussell/Demos/doppler/doppler.html>.
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The Doppler Effect and Sonic Booms. (2006, April 20). Retrieved August 22, 2014, from http://www.acs.psu.edu/drussell/Demos/doppler/doppler.html
Chicago Format
. The Doppler Effect and Sonic Booms. April 20, 2006. http://www.acs.psu.edu/drussell/Demos/doppler/doppler.html (accessed 22 August 2014).
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The Doppler Effect and Sonic Booms. 2007. 20 Apr. 2006. 22 Aug. 2014 <http://www.acs.psu.edu/drussell/Demos/doppler/doppler.html>.
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