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Relative Motion Gun

Relative Motion Gun

MIT Department of Physics Technical Services Group

Added over 5 years ago | 00:01:07 | 51514 views

A cart moving at constant velocity shoots a ball straight upwards. Since the ball has the same translational velocity as the cart, it is caught when it comes back down.

Spray Paint Oscillator

Spray Paint Oscillator

MIT Department of Physics Technical Services Group

Added over 6 years ago | 00:00:51 | 27469 views

A can of spray paint is attached to a spring oscillator. A roll of paper is run past the oscillating can. The result is a sine wave on the paper.

A new hearing mechanism

A new hearing mechanism

MIT News

Added 7 years ago | 00:00:18 | 21986 views

Using a stroboscopic imaging system developed in MIT Professor Dennis Freeman's lab, Freeman's team obtained this video of wave motion along the ear's tectorial membrane (at top, the actual video showing nanometer-scale displacements, a...

Nuclear Explosions and the Effect of Shock Waves

Nuclear Explosions and the Effect o...

Old Versions

Added 7 years ago | 00:11:34 | 20834 views

Watch this video of multiple different nuclear detonations from different angles as well as shots designed to see the effect of shock waves on smoke trails in this film by Doc Edgerton. For more on Doc Edgerton, go to the Edgerton Digita...

Internal Waves - Knife Edge

Internal Waves - Knife Edge

endlab

Added over 5 years ago | 00:00:07 | 17040 views

The internal wave field generated by a knife edge, as viewed using Synthetic Schlieren.

Internal Waves - Small Gaussian

Internal Waves - Small Gaussian

endlab

Added over 5 years ago | 00:00:06 | 16671 views

The internal wave field generated by a small Gaussian ridge, as viewed using Synthetic Schlieren

Internal tide V

Internal tide V

Internal Waves

Added over 5 years ago | 00:00:10 | 13262 views

An internal wave field (red arrows) produced by a novel internal wave generator with sinusoidal boundary conditions.

Internal tide II

Internal tide II

Internal Waves

Added over 5 years ago | 00:00:14 | 12166 views

The velocity field for an internal tide attractor between a pair of Gaussian ridges.

Sound Wave Interference

Sound Wave Interference

MIT Department of Physics Technical Services Group

Added 3 years ago | 00:02:14 | 9925 views

Two speakers, mounted on the table and facing each other, are driven by a function generator. A microphone is introduced between the speakers and the sound waves are displayed on an oscilloscope. This demonstrates the effect of interfere...

Internal tide I

Internal tide I

Internal Waves

Added over 5 years ago | 00:00:18 | 9031 views

The experimental internal-tide velocity field generated by a Gaussian ridge.

Internal Waves - Attractor

Internal Waves - Attractor

endlab

Added over 5 years ago | 00:00:14 | 8619 views

An experimental internal wave attractor between two Gaussian ridges.

The Wave Equation Under Galilean Transformation

The Wave Equation Under Galilean Tr...

ESG X: Students Design & Teach GIR Related Problems

Added over 2 years ago | 00:07:09 | 3122 views

Abiy Tasissa teaches "The Wave Equation Under Galilean Transformation"