Softwares and animations
Get flash to fully experience Pearltrees
What is this? Anyone who works with LaTeX knows how time-consuming it can be to find a symbol in symbols-a4.pdf that you just can't memorize. Detexify is an attempt to simplify this search. How do I use it? Just draw the symbol you are looking for into the square area above and look what happens!
The World Communicates Oscillation and Waves - Java Applets on Physics by Walter Fendt, including Beats, Standing Wave, Standing Longitudinal Wave, Doppler Effect.
We have been increasingly using Flash animations for illustrating Physics content. This page provides access to those animations which may be of general interest. The animations will appear in a separate window.
Flash is well-known for producing spiffy animations. Not as well-known is how to use it for demonstrations in the sciences using proper mathematical equations to control the motions. Using proper Physics equations for animations is also useful for realistic games.