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Department of Physics

Physics Lecture Demonstrations



All demos are labeled in the format: "X-Yn" where X and Y are character indicating category and sub-category, and n is the serial number.

Category characters used and their meanings

Main category characters Sub category characters
M= Mechanics K = Kinematics (projectiles)
D = Dynamics (friction)
E = Energy
S = Systems (collisions)
R = Rotation (mom. of inertia, rolling)
O = Oscillations (pendulum)
W = Waves (transverse, longit.)
F = Fluids (static, Bernoulli)
E= Electricity S = Statics
R = Resistivity & Current
B = Magnetism S = Statics
I = Induction
W= Electromagnetic Wave


Electromagnetic Wave