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Driven Simple Harmonic Oscillator Comparison JS Model Documents

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Driven Simple Harmonic Oscillator Comparison JS Model 

written by Wolfgang Christian

The driven harmonic oscillator is a standard physics model and the Driven Simple Harmonic Oscillator Comparison JavaScript Model displays 51 such oscillators with different natural frequencies.  The oscillator mass increases from left to right in the display and the oscillator in the center of the display has a mass of one and is in resonance with the driving frequency.  All 51 oscillator differential equations are solved simultaneously but the motion or each oscillator is independent of the others because these equations are uncoupled.

The Driven Simple Harmonic Oscillator Comparison JavaScript Model was developed using the Easy Java/JavaScript Simulations (EjsS) version 5.  It is distributed as a ready-to-run html page and requires only a browser with JavaScript support.  This model runs on tablets.

Published February 16, 2015
Last Modified February 19, 2015

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Source Code Documents

Driven Simple Harmonic Oscillator Comparison JS Source Code 

This source code zip archive contains an XML representation of the Driven Simple Harmonic Oscillator Comparison JavaScript Model.   Unzip this archive in your Ejs workspace to compile and run this model using EjsS 5.  Although EjsS is a Java program, EjsS 5 creates a stand alone JavaScript program from this source code.

Last Modified February 19, 2015

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