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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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