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published by the University of Salford
Check out this site from the University of Salford for a set of multimedia tutorials on wave fundamentals, oscillations, sound wave propagation, and wave phenomena.  The tutorials are integrated with more than 60 high-speed videos and animations to help explain waves and acoustics.

Please note that this resource requires Shockwave, or at least version 6.0 of Flash.
Subjects Levels Resource Types
Education Practices
- Technology
= Multimedia
General Physics
- Collections
Waves and Pendula
- Acoustics
- Wave Motion
- High School
- Lower Undergraduate
- Collection
- Instructional Material
= Tutorial
- Audio/Visual
= Movie/Animation
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- Learners
- Educators
- application/flash
- application/shockwave
- application/java
- image/gif
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Access Rights: Free access
Restriction: © 2005 University of Salford, Greater Manchester, England, UK
Has a copyright or other licensing restriction.
Keywords: acoustics, diffraction, superposition, video, wave propagation, wave superposition, waves, waves animations, waves tutorial, waves videos
Record Creator: Metadata instance created March 23, 2009 by Caroline Hall
Record Updated: Sep 08, 2009 by Ed Lee
Last Update
when Cataloged:
October 27, 2007
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(University of Salford, Greater Manchester, 2005), WWW Document, (
Sounds Amazing, (University of Salford, Greater Manchester, 2005), <>.
APA Format
Sounds Amazing. (2007, October 27). Retrieved December 12, 2019, from University of Salford:
Chicago Format
University of Salford. Sounds Amazing. Greater Manchester: University of Salford, October 27, 2007. (accessed 12 December 2019).
MLA Format
Sounds Amazing. Greater Manchester: University of Salford, 2005. 27 Oct. 2007. 12 Dec. 2019 <>.
BibTeX Export Format
@misc{ Title = {Sounds Amazing}, Publisher = {University of Salford}, Volume = {2019}, Number = {12 December 2019}, Month = {October 27, 2007}, Year = {2005} }
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