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Physics III Vibrations and Waves

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Overview

Vibrations and Waves - Periodic Oscillations, Physical Pendulum - Beats, Damped Free Oscillations, Quality Q - Damped Forced Oscillations, Destructive Resonance - Forced Oscillations, Power, Transient Phenomena - Coupled Oscillators - Driven Coupled Oscillators and Cramer's Rule - Coupled Oscillators, Transverse Traveling Pulses - Traveling Waves, Sound Waves, and Energy in Waves - Musical Instruments, Sound Cavities, Normal Modes - Exam 1 Review - Fourier Analysis, Time Evolution of Pulses - Dispersion, Phase Velocity, Group Velocity - Electromagnetic Waves, Polarization - Accelerated Charges, Poynting Vector, and Power - Doppler Effect, Radiation, and Expanding Universe -Interactions of EM Waves with Perfect Conductors - Wave Guides, Resonance Cavities - Boundary Conditions for Dielectrics - Exam 2 Review - Huygens' Principle, Interference - Diffraction, Angular Resolution - Rainbows, Haloes, Coronae, Glories - Farewell

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Lecture 23: Rainbows, Haloes, Coronae, Glories

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Lecture Details

Bring a friend and an umbrella! A rainbow will appear! - The Physics behind the Mystery Picture will be revealed.This lecture is part of 8.03 Physics III Vibrations and Waves, as taught in Fall 2004 by Dr. Walter Lewin at MIT.This video was formerly hosted on the YouTube channel MIT OpenCourseWare.This version was downloaded from the Internet Archive, at httpsarchive.orgdetailsMIT8.03F04.Attribution MIT OpenCourseWareLicense Creative Commons BY-NC-SA 3.0 USTo view a copy of this license, visit httpcreativecommons.orglicensesby-nc-sa3.0us.More information at httpocw.mit.eduterms.This YouTube channel is independently operated. It is neither affiliated with nor endorsed by MIT, MIT OpenCourseWare, the Internet Archive, or Dr. Lewin.

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Sam

Excellent course helped me understand topic that i couldn't while attendinfg my college.

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Dembe

Great course. Thank you very much.

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