Demos on CD

 

Physics Demonstrations DVD: Heat


  1. 1.Thermal expansion: liquids

  2. 2.Phase change expansion: ice bomb

  3. 3.Thermal expansion: breaking a metal rod

  4. 4.Linear expansion: determination of alpha

  5. 5.Phase changes: liquid O2

  6. 6.Cryogenics: changes in material properties

  7. 7.Cryogenics: organic materials

  8. 8.Specific heat: determination of Cp

Physics Demonstration DVD: Mechanics


  1. 1.Uniform and accelerated motion

  2. 2.Gravitational acceleration

  3. 3.Projectile motion: simultaneous fall

  4. 4.Projectile motion: monkey and hunter

  5. 5.Projectile motion: trajectory of projectile

  6. 6.Circular motion: centripetal force

  7. 7.Circular motion: centrifugal effects

  8. 8.Circular motion: vertical plane

  9. 9.Conservation of energy

  10. 10. Work and conservation of energy

Physics Demonstration DVD: Mechanics II


  1. 1.Newton’s first law

  2. 2.Newton’s second law

  3. 3.Newton’s third law

  4. 4.Terminal velocity

  5. 5.Motion of CM I: inter. moving components

  6. 6.Motion of CM II: Boomerang and tennis racket

  7. 7.Conservation of p I: Determine bullets velocity

  8. 8.Conservation of p II: Internal explosion

  9. 9.Conservation of angular momentum

  10. 10. Free-fall paradox

  11. 11. Center of percussion

Physics Demonstration DVD: Light


  1. 1.Propagation of light

  2. 2.Visible and IR spectrum

  3. 3.Inverse square law

  4. 4.Refraction/Total internal reflection

  5. 5.Refraction/Schlieren image

  6. 6.Atmospheric refraction

  7. 7.Rayleigh scattering

  8. 8.Laser theory

  9. 9.Interference: white and laser light

  10. 10.Interference: wavelength of light

  11. 11. Double slit interference

  12. 12. Single slit diffraction

  13. 13. Microwave diffraction

  14. 14. Thin film interference

  15. 15. Various diffraction patterns

  16. 16. Holography

There are numerous CDs and videos in the lecture prep. room. Below lists the table of contents from one series of demonstrations available on CD.