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WARNING. These applets have been written with different versions of the JDK.  They will not all compile under the same version.

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Atomic Physics

The Hydrogen Atom

Double Pendulum
Kepler's Laws


Snell's Law


Sound Waves
Superposition I
Superposition II
Types of Waves
Waves Packets
Waves Reflection
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