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Publisher: American Physical Society
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This site, from Physical Review Focus, describes a recent experiment to find out how the momentum of a photon changes when it passes from a glass fiber into air. The article…
  
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D. Stern
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This page, by David P. Stern, gives an advanced conceptual explanation of electromagnetic waves and photons, as well as a brief history of the discoveries and developments on the…
  
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M. Goldman
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Don't miss this terrific site on modern physics from the University of Colorado. Physics 2000 makes extensive use of interactive applets, so you can change variables and see the…
  
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Publisher: Lund University, Dept. of Synchrotron Radiation Research
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This site, from Lund University in Sweden, offers a description of the institution's extensive work with scanning tunneling microscopy. The page also gives the history of the device…
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This article in Physical Review Focus describes the prediction of an "optical quantum corral," and provides an explanation of the physics as well as possible applications. An image…
  
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C. Nave
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This Hyperphysics site gives an explanation of "Blackbody" or "cavity" radiation, offering examples using both classical and quantum physics. A number of diagrams and example plots…
  
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T. Eastman
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This site describes all aspects of plasma science and technology. You can explore the basics of plasma, its applications; view a photo gallery, and much more.
  
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This site, produced by the BBC, provides an introduction to the standard model of particle physics, the theory of the constituents of protons and neutrons. All of the elementary…
  
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Publisher: California Institute of Technology
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This article, by David Goodstein of Caltech, describes the predictions of the peak in the US and world oil production. The formation of oil is discussed, along with the possibility…
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This Physics 2000 page uses characters and dialogue to help explain what CAT scans are and how they work. Java applets show the relationship between traditional x-rays and the CAT…
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