Resources for Physics 204

Pythagoras

How lobsters make sounds

Beats: the superposition of waves of slightly different frequency.

Audible beats

Standing waves: the superposition of two waves travelling in opposite directions.

Doppler effect: moving source.

Thomas Young's double slit experiment

Lemon battery

  • A pretty amazing outline of ALL OF PHYSICS, which you can easily search for detailed information on any topic.
  • Table of nuclides
  • Another table of nuclides
  • Schaum Outline: Physics for Engineering and Science

    Fraunhofer lines

    Atomic masses

    Action potentials turned into pulses of sound

    Maxwell in the Economist.

    Wikipedia on polarization

    Images for birefringence

    Cosmic microwave background radiation

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    An electrostatics puzzle