Electric Forces and Electric Fields | |

Properties of Electric Charges | |

Insulators and Conductors | |

Coulomb's Law | |

The Electric Field | |

Electric Field Lines | |

Conductors in Electrostatic Equilibrium | |

The Millikan Oil-Drop Experiment | |

The Van de Graaff Generator | |

Electric Flux and Gauss's Law | |

Electrical Energy and Capacitance | |

Potential Difference and Electric Potential | |

Electric Potential and Potential Energy Due to Point Charges | |

Potentials and Charged Conductors | |

Equipotential Surfaces | |

Applications | |

Capacitance | |

The Parallel-Plate Capacitor | |

Combinations of Capacitors | |

Energy Stored in a Charged Capacitor | |

Capacitors with Dielectrics | |

Current and Resistance | |

Electric Current | |

A Microscopic View: Current and Drift Speed | |

Current and Voltage Measurements in Circuits | |

Resistance and Ohm's Law | |

Resistivity | |

Temperature Variation of Resistance | |

Superconductors | |

Electrical Energy and Power | |

Electrical Activity in the Heart | |

Direct Current Circuits | |

Sources of emf | |

Resistors in Series | |

Resistors in Parallel | |

Kirchhoff's Rules and Complex DC Circuits | |

RC Circuits | |

Household Circuits | |

Electrical Safety | |

Conduction of Electrical Signals by Neurons | |

Magnetism | |

Magnets | |

Earth's Magnetic Field | |

Magnetic Fields | |

Magnetic Force on a Current-Carrying Conductor | |

Torque on a Current Loop and Electric Motors | |

Motion of a Charged Particle in a Magnetic Field | |

Magnetic Field of a Long, Straight Wire and AmpFre's Law | |

Magnetic Force Between Two Parallel Conductors | |

Magnetic Fields of a Current Loop and Solenoids | |

Magnetic Domains | |

Induced Voltages and Inductance | |

Induced emf and Magnetic Flux | |

Faraday's Law of Induction | |

Motional emf | |

Lenz's Law Revisited (The Minus Sign in Faraday's Law) | |

Generators | |

Self-Inductance | |

RL Circuits | |

Energy Stored in a Magnetic Field | |

Alternating Current Circuits and Electromagnetic Waves | |

Resistors in an AC Circuit | |

Capacitors in an AC Circuit | |

Inductors in an AC Circuit | |

The RLC Series Circuit | |

Power in an AC Circuit | |

Resonance in a Series RLC Circuit | |

The Transformer | |

Maxwell's Predictions | |

Hertz's Confirmation of Maxwell's Predictions | |

Production of Electromagnetic Waves by an Antenna | |

Properties of Electromagnetic Waves | |

The Spectrum of Electromagnetic Waves | |

The Doppler Effect for Electromagnetic Waves | |

Reflection and Refraction of Light | |

The Nature of Light | |

Reflection and Refraction | |

The Law of Refraction | |

Dispersion and Prisms | |

The Rainbow | |

Huygens's Principle | |

Total Internal Reflection | |

Mirrors and Lenses | |

Flat Mirrors | |

Images Formed by Spherical Mirrors | |

Convex Mirrors and Sign Conventions | |

Images Formed by Refraction | |

Atmospheric Refraction | |

Thin Lenses | |

Lens and Mirror Aberrations | |

Wave Optics | |

Conditions for Interference | |

Young's Double-Slit Interference | |

Change of Phase Due to Reflection | |

Interference in Thin Films | |

Using Interference to Read CD's and DVD's | |

Diffraction | |

Single-Slit Diffraction | |

The Diffraction Grating | |

Polarization of Light Waves | |

Optical Instruments | |

The Camera | |

The Eye | |

The Simple Magnifier | |

The Compound Microscope | |

The Telescope | |

Resolution of Single-Slit and Circular Apertures | |

The Michelson Interferometer | |

Relativity | |

Introduction | |

The Principle of Galilean Relativity | |

The Speed of Light | |

The Michelson-Morley Experiment | |

Einstein's Principle of Relativity | |

Consequences of Special Relativity | |

Relativistic Momentum | |

Relativistic Addition of Velocities | |

Relativistic Energy and the Equivalence of Mass and Energy | |

Pair Production and Annihilation | |

General Relativity | |

Quantum Physics | |

Blackbody Radiation and Planck's Hypothesis | |

The Photoelectric Effect and the Particle Theory of Light | |

X-Rays | |

Diffraction of X-Rays by Crystals | |

The Compton Effect | |

The Dual Nature of Light and Matter | |

The Wave Function | |

The Uncertainty Principle | |

The Scanning Tunneling Microscope | |

Atomic Physics | |

Early Models of the Atom | |

Atomic Spectra | |

The Bohr Theory of Hydrogen | |

Modification of the Bohr Theory | |

De Broglie Waves and the Hydrogen Atom | |

Quantum Mech | |

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