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Basic Function of an Oscilloscope
Type: Java Applet Topic: General Interest
Date added: 26/08/05 Views: 2966
Description: A virtual oscilloscope

Blocks and center of gravity
Type: Java Applet Topic: General Interest
Date added: 26/08/05 Views: 2988
Description: Center of gravity applet (There are two applets on this page. This refers to the second one.)

Electronics directory
Type: Online repository Topic: General Interest
Date added: 15/07/03 Views: 2082
Description: An online repository and community for electronics

Fourier series
Type: Java Applet Topic: General Interest
Date added: 14/02/03 Views: 2387
Description: This java applet is a simulation that demonstrates Fourier series, which is a method of expressing an arbitrary periodic function as a sum of cosine terms. (Note that the sound on this only works under Windows machines)

Fourier Synthesis
Type: Java Applet Topic: General Interest
Date added: 02/10/02 Views: 2418
Description: … to make sounds. All I seem to get is a white noise….oh well :-)

Fresnel Diffraction Applet
Type: Java Applet Topic: General Interest
Date added: 14/02/03 Views: 2773
Description: This java applet generates Fresnel diffraction patterns, which are the shadows cast by small apertures when using a plane source of monochromatic light as a light source.

Molecular Dynamics simulation
Type: Java Applet Topic: General Interest
Date added: 26/08/05 Views: 1642

Optics directory
Type: Online repository Topic: General Interest
Date added: 15/07/03 Views: 2037
Description: An online repository and community devoted to optics

Powers of Ten
Type: Java Applet Topic: General Interest
Date added: 14/02/03 Views: 2192
Description: This applet is a visual tour through 30 orders of magnitude..

Radioactive nuclei decay law
Type: Java Applet Topic: General Interest
Date added: 26/08/05 Views: 2400
Description: Radioactive decay

Visual differential equations
Type: Java Applet Topic: General Interest
Date added: 14/02/03 Views: 2354
Description: This java applet displays solutions to some common differential equations.

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