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written by Gregg Lois
This website from the University of California, Santa Barbara explains what granular materials are and UCSB's research in the field. See animations of granular material simulations and other helpful images.
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Modern Physics
- Chaos & Non-linear Dynamics
Motion, Forces, and Energy
- Applications of Newton's Laws
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image credit: Bjornar Sandnes, University of Oslo; image source; larger image This resource was a Physics To Go feature from September 16, 2009 until October 1, 2009. View the feature here!

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Restriction: © 2008 UCSB
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Keywords: collective systems, granular materials
Record Creator: Metadata instance created September 16, 2009 by Raina Khatri
Record Updated: Aug 09, 2011 by Lyle Barbato
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