Physics Labs at Pasadena City College

Text, pictures, and many experiments by Ken Cheney

kbcheney@pasadena.edu

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Contents:

  1. Introduction
  2. Elasticity
  3. Electricity / Magnetism
  4. Electronics
  5. Fluids
  6. Heat
  7. Mechanics
  8. Optics
  9. Plots and Motion
  10. Quantum Mechanics
  11. Statistics Experiments
  12. Statistics Theory
  13. Waves / Sound / Harmonic Motion
  14. Write Ups
  15. Class Pictures

 

1. Introduction

2. Elasticity

    1. Hooke's Law Images
    2. Young's Modulus

3. Electricity/Magnetism

        See also Electronics

4. Electronics

        See also: Electricity / Magnetism

5. Fluids

   Archimede's Principle Text, Pictures

6. Heat

    1. Calories, Images
    2. Heat Conduction, Images
    3. Heat Transfer
    4. Electrical Equivalent of Heat , Images
    5. Superconductivity Images

     

7. Mechanics

        See also Elasticity, and Waves

    1. Newton's First Law Text, Newton's First Law Pictures
    2. Free Fall Text, Free Fall Pictures
    3. Friction, Friction Pictures
    4. Power and Optimization text, Power Pictures
    5. F=ma, Atwood Machine, F=ma Images
    6. Center of Mass
    7. Centrifugal Force Text , Images
    8. Air Table and Two Dimensional Collisions, Images
    9. Projectiles Text , Projectiles Images
    10. Torque and Center of Mass, Images
    11. Conservation of Momentum, Conservation of Momentum, Air Track Images , Spring Gun / Ballistic Pendulum Images
    12. Impulse (text), Images
    13. Coriolis Force, Coriolis Force Images
    14. T=Iα
    15. Rolling Motion Text, Images
    16. Conservation of Angular Momentum, Images
    17. Critical Damping

     

8. Optics

  1. Lens, Rays, Image, and Aberrations
  2. Thin Lenses, Images
  3. Mirrors
  4. Speed of Light Images
  5. Spectra Images, Spectrophotometer Images
  6. Michelson Interferometer Images

9. Plots and Motion , Pictures

10. Quantum Mechanics

    1. Photoelectric Effect: Text, Pictures
    2. Millikan Oil-Drop: Text (WORD),Text (MathML), Pictures
    3. Simulated Nuclear Scattering: Pictures
    4. Bragg Scattering: Text, Images
    5. Electron Diffraction: text, Images
    6. Spectra:Text, Images, Spectrophotometer Images
    7. Superconductivity: Images, Text
    8. Half Life: Text
    9. The Speed of Light: Text
    10. Particle Creation: Text (WORD), Text (.xht for MathType)
    11. Gamma Ray Spectrotometer: Text, Images
    12. Frank-Hertz Experiment: Images, Text
    13. Electron Spin resonance: Images, Text
    14. Tunneling: Text

11. Statistics Experiments

  1. Standard Deviation
  2. Significant Figures/Propagation of Errors Images
  3. Classification Images

12. Statistics Theory: 

  1. Significant Figures/Propagation Of Error
  2. Standard Deviation: A Crude Look at Experimental Error

13. Waves/Simple Harmonic Motion

  1. Simple Harmonic Motion, Images
  2. Damped Harmonic Motion
  3. Forced Harmonic Motion, Images
  4. Critical Damping
  5. Interference and Diffraction
  6. Beats and Modulation
  7. Doppler Effect, Images
  8. Waves on Strings - Images
  9. Acoustic Resonance: Images

 

15. Class Pictures

  1. Physics 10L Pictures
  2. Physics 10 Lecture Pictures
  3. Physics 31A Pictures
  4. Physics 31A Summer 2004
  5. Physics 31B Pictures

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