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This online collection provides a wide range of short physics demonstration videos. The videos are designed to help students visualize the physical principles of common physical systems and experiments. Topics include motion, waves, electricity and magnetism, collisions, thermodynamics, and fluid dynamics.

The videos are 1-4 minutes in length with brief text information about the demonstration, equipment, and physical concepts illustrated. They may be viewed in a browser or downloaded.
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= Introductory E & M
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= Introductory Mechanics
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- Lower Undergraduate
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Formats:
application/flash
video/mpeg
video/quicktime
Access Rights:
Free access
License:
This material is released under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial 3.0 license.
Rights Holder:
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Keywords:
Demonstrations, MIT physics videos, electrostatics videos, magnetism videos, motion videos, physics videos, waves videos
Record Creator:
Metadata instance created November 18, 2011 by Caroline Hall
Record Updated:
January 1, 2013 by Ed Lee
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when Cataloged:
October 25, 2011
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AIP Format
Technical Services Group @ MIT Physics, (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, 2009), WWW Document, (http://techtv.mit.edu/collections/physicsdemos).
AJP/PRST-PER
Technical Services Group @ MIT Physics, MIT Tech TV: Physics Demos, (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, 2009), <http://techtv.mit.edu/collections/physicsdemos>.
APA Format
Technical Services Group @ MIT Physics. (2011, October 25). MIT Tech TV: Physics Demos. Retrieved October 2, 2014, from Massachusetts Institute of Technology: http://techtv.mit.edu/collections/physicsdemos
Chicago Format
Technical Services Group @ MIT Physics. MIT Tech TV: Physics Demos. Cambridge: Massachusetts Institute of Technology, October 25, 2011. http://techtv.mit.edu/collections/physicsdemos (accessed 2 October 2014).
MLA Format
Technical Services Group @ MIT Physics. MIT Tech TV: Physics Demos. Cambridge: Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2009. 25 Oct. 2011. 2 Oct. 2014 <http://techtv.mit.edu/collections/physicsdemos>.
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@misc{ Author = "Technical Services Group @ MIT Physics", Title = {MIT Tech TV: Physics Demos}, Publisher = {Massachusetts Institute of Technology}, Volume = {2014}, Number = {2 October 2014}, Month = {October 25, 2011}, Year = {2009} }
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