Computer Program Detail Page

Item Picture
written by Wolfgang Christian, Harvey Gould, and Jan Tobochnik
The classical-physics model of helium is a simple example of a three body problem and is similar to gravitational problem of a heavy sun and two light planets.  It consists of two electrons moving in a 2/r potential well and interacting through a 1/r potential.  Initial conditions can be set to show phenomena such as  autoionization or braided orbits.  These conditions are stored in an xml document.

Please note that this resource requires at least version 1.5 of Java.
Subjects Levels Resource Types
Classical Mechanics
- Gravity
= Orbits
- Lower Undergraduate
- Upper Undergraduate
- Graduate/Professional
- Instructional Material
= Interactive Simulation
Intended Users Formats Ratings
- Learners
- Educators
- application/java
  • Currently 0.0/5

Want to rate this material?
Login here!


Access Rights:
Free access
Additional information is available.
Restriction:
© 2008 GNU GPL license
Keywords:
autoinization, helium, orbits
Record Creator:
Metadata instance created May 21, 2008 by Wolfgang Christian
Record Updated:
March 23, 2009 by Wolfgang Christian
Last Update
when Cataloged:
August 8, 2008
Other Collections:

ComPADRE is beta testing Citation Styles!

Record Link
AIP Format
W. Christian, H. Gould, and J. Tobochnik, Computer Program CLASSICAL HELIUM PROGRAM (2008), WWW Document, (http://www.compadre.org/Repository/document/ServeFile.cfm?ID=7209&DocID=375).
AJP/PRST-PER
W. Christian, H. Gould, and J. Tobochnik, Computer Program CLASSICAL HELIUM PROGRAM (2008), <http://www.compadre.org/Repository/document/ServeFile.cfm?ID=7209&DocID=375>.
APA Format
Christian, W., Gould, H., & Tobochnik, J. (2008). Classical Helium Program [Computer software]. Retrieved August 1, 2014, from http://www.compadre.org/Repository/document/ServeFile.cfm?ID=7209&DocID=375
Chicago Format
Christian, W, H. Gould, and J. Tobochnik. "Classical Helium Program." http://www.compadre.org/Repository/document/ServeFile.cfm?ID=7209&DocID=375 (accessed 1 August 2014).
MLA Format
Christian, Wolfgang, Harvey Gould, and Jan Tobochnik. Classical Helium Program. Computer software. 2008. Java 1.5. 1 Aug. 2014 <http://www.compadre.org/Repository/document/ServeFile.cfm?ID=7209&DocID=375>.
BibTeX Export Format
@misc{ Author = "Wolfgang Christian and Harvey Gould and Jan Tobochnik", Title = {Classical Helium Program}, Month = {August}, Year = {2008} }
Refer Export Format

%A Wolfgang Christian
%A Harvey Gould
%A Jan Tobochnik
%T Classical Helium Program
%D August 8, 2008
%U http://www.compadre.org/Repository/document/ServeFile.cfm?ID=7209&DocID=375
%O application/java

EndNote Export Format

%0 Computer Program
%A Christian, Wolfgang
%A Gould, Harvey
%A Tobochnik, Jan
%D August 8, 2008
%T Classical Helium Program
%8 August 8, 2008
%U http://www.compadre.org/Repository/document/ServeFile.cfm?ID=7209&DocID=375


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.

Citation Source Information

The AIP Style presented is based on information from the AIP Style Manual.

The APA Style presented is based on information from APA Style.org: Electronic References.

The Chicago Style presented is based on information from Examples of Chicago-Style Documentation.

The MLA Style presented is based on information from the MLA FAQ.

This resource is stored in a shared folder.

You must login to access shared folders.

Save to my folders

Supplements

Contribute

Similar Materials