Please share comments & files for teaching thermodynamics.
JPEG: Graph of Hurricane as Adiabatic Heating
Thermo & Making Ice Cream
link to a lab
that was mentioned in an AP Physics electronic discussion group posting.
: Wayne Mullins divided this into two sections. Here are
Comments by Bill Taylor.doc
Wayne's (now somewhat old) notes can be accessed at
Materials from U Sydney. Include lecture notes & class possiblities
Marc Reif's activity to help students understand PV diagrams using a simulation.
Stearic Acid Freezing Point Lab by Dan Burns
2001 Airlock Entry Analysis:
Powerpoint slides analyzing the scene from the movie where Dave Bowman is locked out of the Jupiter by HAL and enters through an airlock in a near vacuum. Download both the clip and the slides. I also included a handout on the isothermal assumption. Please send me any comments:
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