# MERLOT Materials

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#### PhET - Physics Interactive... PhET - Physics Interactive Simulations

A collection of simulations and virtual labs focusing on first-year college physics. PhET provides fun, interactive,... see more

This activity lets you experiment with color addition from virtual lightsources which produce red, green, and blue light.... see more

#### How Light Works

What light is, and ways of thinking about it (particles and waves). Discussion of the electromagnetic spectrum, white... see more

#### How X-Rays Work

What x-rays are. How an x-ray machine works, and uses of x-rays/x-ray machines. Includes pictures and diagrams. A basic... see more

#### Light & Radiation-PhET Simulations

A group of simulations on the physical and geometric nature of light along with applications of electromagnetic... see more

#### Radio Waves & Electromagnetic Fields

This applet illustrates the propagation of electromagnetic fields from a transmitter to a receiver

#### Second Semester Simulations

A complete set of simulations for the second semester of a college level physics class.

#### Subtractive Colors

This allows users to experiment with color subtraction from virtual paints which produce cyan, yellow, and magenta spots.... see more

#### The Spectrum Applet

This applet demonstrates how a spectrum is related to the perceived color.

#### Fourier Synthesis (Physics)

Demonstrates Fourier Synthesis. Can modulate value of fourier functions and magnitude both graphical and auditory.

#### CAT Scans

Basic tutorial on how CAT scans work, aimed at those with little experience in physics.

#### Natural Radioactive Series

Interative representation of radioactive decay series: Th232, Pu241, U238, U235.

describes blackbody radiation page. describes Herschel's experiment, gives Planck's equation and shows distributions

#### Blackbody Radiation Exercises

applet shows intensity vs. wavelength of blackbody radiation for different temperatures. calculates UV-blue color index... see more

#### Electromagnetic Wave

This animation shows an electromagnetic wave, namely a plane polarized wave, which propagates in positive x direction.... see more

#### Emissivity

Page describes emissivity, variables that affect it, relevance to Blackbody Radiation

#### How Black Lights Work

Explanation of how fluorescent and incandescent black lights work, and practical applications of black lights. Includes... see more

#### How Fluorescent Lamps Work

The parts of a fluorescent lamp, and how it produces visible light. Old vs. new fluorescent lamp designs. Includes... see more

#### How Light Bulbs Work

The basics of light, structure of an incandescent bulb, and how incandescent bulbs produce visible light. Includes... see more

#### Inverse Square Law

Animation (.mpg) and audio (.au) of a demonstration of the inverse square law.

#### NMR: Dipolar Powder Patterns

The observed NMR spectrum of a solid powder is the summed signal from crystallites over all possible orientations... see more

#### NMR: Lorentzian Lineshapes

This tutorial shows the Fourier relationship between a damped oscillating exponential (a detected FT-NMR transition) and... see more

#### NMR: Quadrupolar Powder Pattern

This tutorial is very similar to the Dipolar Powder Patterns tutorial, in that is illustrates the observed spectrum of a... see more

#### NMR: Spin Populations

This tutorial details the relative populations of spin up versus spin down states in spin I=1/2 particles. For most spin... see more