Tag Archives: Electromagnetism

Physics Girl – Exploding soda cans with electromagnets in slow motion

Watch a soda can rip itself apart in a fiery explosion at 11,000fps with a Phantom high speed camera. Running a current through a coil, produces an electromagnet. Turn up the voltage in this experiment, and make that current strong … Continue reading

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Direct current electrical motor simulation

One of the many great learning objects from Walter Fendt (http://www.walter-fendt.de/html5/phen/index.html).

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Magnetic Field of a Straight Current-Carrying Wire

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DC Motor simulation

(View in full window) This animation shows the turning effect (torque) acting on a DC motor through its rotation. You can use the right-hand slap or Fleming’s left hand rule to find the direction of rotation. Downloads: Flash source file … Continue reading

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Lorentz force simulation

One of the many great learning objects from Walter Fendt (http://www.walter-fendt.de/ph6en/index.html)

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