Al Tobias (wat4y) - Office: Gibson S123 & Physics 218, (434) 924-0538
Demonstrations are cataloged according to PIRA Bibliography
PLEASE REQUEST DEMOS WELL IN ADVANCE
Due to Physics Building renovations, the lead time to set up demo requests has increased due to the need to transport equipment across campus. Please be kind and let me know well ahead of time what you need.
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video - Air Track Collisions
Purpose:To illustrate one dimensional elastic and inelastic collisions on "frictionless" air track.
Air Track - Air carts with or without Velcro tabs with equal or unequal masses can be collided into one another.
Phet Simulation - Collision Lab
Hints:A more simple version of a collisions demo can be found here ---> Go to our AirPro Hockey Pucks demo - frictionless pucks with or without Velcro can be used to demonstrate elastic and inelastic collisions.