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Spins is an interactive computer program that simulates Stern-Gerlach measurements on spin 1/2 and spin 1 particles.  This software is used as part of the "Paradigms in Physics" curriculum.  This can be used as an example to study general problems in quantum measurement and time dependence.
Subjects Levels Resource Types
Quantum Physics
- Foundations and Measurements
- Spin and Finite Dimensional Systems
- Upper Undergraduate
- Lower Undergraduate
- Instructional Material
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Quantum Measurement, Stern-Gerlach
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Metadata Instance Creation Date November 1, 2003 by Bruce Mason
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July 23, 2009 by Bruce Mason
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D. McIntyre, , WWW Document, (http://www.physics.orst.edu/%7Emcintyre/ph425/spins/index.html).
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D. McIntyre, SPINS Java Homepage, <http://www.physics.orst.edu/%7Emcintyre/ph425/spins/index.html>.
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McIntyre, D. (n.d.). SPINS Java Homepage. Retrieved April 24, 2014, from http://www.physics.orst.edu/%7Emcintyre/ph425/spins/index.html
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McIntyre, David. SPINS Java Homepage. http://www.physics.orst.edu/%7Emcintyre/ph425/spins/index.html (accessed 24 April 2014).
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McIntyre, David. SPINS Java Homepage. 24 Apr. 2014 <http://www.physics.orst.edu/%7Emcintyre/ph425/spins/index.html>.
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SPINS Java Homepage:

Is Required By PH425: Spin and Quantum Measurement

The SPINS Java software is the foundation of the PH425 course.

relation by Bruce Mason
Is Based On A computer-simulated Stern–Gerlach laboratory

The SPINS Java software is based on an earlier application written for the Macintosh computer.

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Is the Basis For QM Spins Program

The SPINS program is the basis for the QM Spins program.

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References The Nobel Prize in Physics 1943 - Otto Stern

The SPINS Java software can be used to build virtual experiments based on the work initially done by Stern and Gerlach.

relation by Bruce Mason
Covers the Same Topic As Quantum Physics Online: Spin 1/2

"Spin 1/2" explores the dynamics of a single spin in static and time-dependent magnetic fields.

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