PHYS 200 - Lecture 18 - Simple Harmonic Motion (cont.) and Introduction to Waves

Lecture 18 - Simple Harmonic Motion (cont.) and Introduction to Waves

Overview

This lecture continues the topic of harmonic motions. Problems are introduced and solved to explore various aspects of oscillation. The second half of the lecture is an introduction to the nature and behavior of waves. Both longitudinal and transverse waves are defined and explained.

Resources

Assignment

Wolfson and Pasachoff, Physics with Modern Physics, chapter 16.

Course Media

Transcript

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