groups Whole Class Activity
10 min.Central Forces 2022 (2 years)
60 min.Energy and Entropy 2021 (2 years) Ice Calorimetry Lab.
assignment HomeworkCentral Forces 2022
Consider a mass \(\mu\) in the potential shown in the graph below. You give the mass a push so that its initial angular momentum is \(\ell\ne 0\) for a given fixed value of \(\ell\).
keyboard Computational Activity
120 min.Computational Physics Lab II 2022 (2 years)
120 min.Thermal and Statistical Physics 2020 Thermal and Statistical Physics cover blackbody radiation and the Planck distribution. They include a number of small group activities.
Consider the frictionless motion of a hockey puck of mass \(m\) on a perfectly circular bowl-shaped ice rink with radius \(a\). The central region of the bowl (\(r < 0.8a\)) is perfectly flat and the sides of the ice bowl smoothly rise to a height \(h\) at \(r = a\).