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Open Source Physics - Nov 5, 2013
OSP provides computation-based curricular materials, programs, modeling tools, and a Java code library, focused on upper division physics.
Hertzsprung–Russell (H-R) Diagrams - Oct 1, 2012
An Interactive H-R Diagram with luminosity, temperature, and spectrum.
Circular Well Superposition Model - Jun 26, 2012
This model illustrates the time evolution of the wavefunction of a particle in a hard-walled 2D circular well, and the properties of angular momentum.
VPython - Jun 3, 2012
vpython is a modeling environment allowing novice programmers to develop 3D animations.
Computational Physics: A Better Model for Physics Education? - Jun 10, 2008
Simulations of physical systems are a key component of the physics curriculum.