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written by Michael Davidson and Mortimer Abramowitz
This web site is a tutorial for beginning physics students on the topic of electromagnetic radiation.  It was developed to guide students who have had little or no prior experience with electromagnetism.  The tutorial introduces the electromagnetic spectrum and contains links to related interactive Java simulations.
This item is part of a larger collection of reference materials, simulations, and curriculum support on the topic of electromagnetism.
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Electricity & Magnetism
= Electromagnetic Spectrum
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This resource is part of 2 Physics Front Topical Units.

Topic: Electromagnetism and Electromagnets

This well-written tutorial from Florida State University helps beginning students navigate the waters of electromagnetic radiation.  The diagram of the electromagnetic spectrum is well-designed, and be sure to check out the simulated 3-D electromagnetic wave.

Topic: Electromagnetism and Electromagnets
Unit Title: Electromagnetic Radiation and the Spectrum

This well-written tutorial from Florida State University helps beginning students navigate the waters of electromagnetic radiation.  The diagram of the electromagnetic spectrum is well-designed, and be sure to check out the simulated 3-D electromagnetic wave.

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M. Davidson and M. Abramowitz, (2003), WWW Document, (https://micro.magnet.fsu.edu/optics/lightandcolor/electromagnetic.html).
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M. Davidson and M. Abramowitz, Molecular Expressions: Science, Optics & You: The Nature of Electromagnetic Radiation, (2003), <https://micro.magnet.fsu.edu/optics/lightandcolor/electromagnetic.html>.
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Davidson, M., & Abramowitz, M. (2005, August 23). Molecular Expressions: Science, Optics & You: The Nature of Electromagnetic Radiation. Retrieved November 24, 2020, from https://micro.magnet.fsu.edu/optics/lightandcolor/electromagnetic.html
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Davidson, Michael, and Mortimer Abramowitz. Molecular Expressions: Science, Optics & You: The Nature of Electromagnetic Radiation. August 23, 2005. https://micro.magnet.fsu.edu/optics/lightandcolor/electromagnetic.html (accessed 24 November 2020).
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Davidson, Michael, and Mortimer Abramowitz. Molecular Expressions: Science, Optics & You: The Nature of Electromagnetic Radiation. 2003. 23 Aug. 2005. 24 Nov. 2020 <https://micro.magnet.fsu.edu/optics/lightandcolor/electromagnetic.html>.
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