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This website features an extensive collection of animations of physical processes, demonstrating various concepts in waves, optics, mechanics, electricity, and thermodynamics. One distinctive characteristic of this site is that the animations are accompanied by details of the relevant physics theory pertaining to each concept, written in language appropriate for the student of introductory physics. Formulas, equations, and derivations are also provided.

Editor's Note: The videos may be viewed from the website, but are not directly downloadable. CD, DVD, and Blu-Ray versions are available for purchase for $25-30, with customizable versions available at a higher price.
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Classical Mechanics
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Electricity & Magnetism
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- Acoustics
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Ballistics, Diffraction Gratings, Fiber Optic Sensors, Mechanics, Optics, Thermodynamics, Waves, electricity animations, motion animations, optics animations, thermodynamics animations, waves animations
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Metadata instance created March 11, 2004 by Matthew Meizlish
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December 1, 2011 by Caroline Hall

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AIP Format
(Siltec, 2004), WWW Document, (http://physics-animations.com/Physics/English/index.htm).
Computer Animations of Physical Processes, (Siltec, 2004), <http://physics-animations.com/Physics/English/index.htm>.
APA Format
Computer Animations of Physical Processes. (2004). Retrieved October 22, 2017, from Siltec: http://physics-animations.com/Physics/English/index.htm
Chicago Format
Siltec. Computer Animations of Physical Processes. Siltec, 2004. http://physics-animations.com/Physics/English/index.htm (accessed 22 October 2017).
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Computer Animations of Physical Processes. Siltec, 2004. 22 Oct. 2017 <http://physics-animations.com/Physics/English/index.htm>.
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@misc{ Title = {Computer Animations of Physical Processes}, Publisher = {Siltec}, Volume = {2017}, Number = {22 October 2017}, Year = {2004} }
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