This Physics (Electricity and Magnetism) Labs java applet is an applet showing the magnetic field and behavior of a magnet falling towards a conducting ring. The resistance of the ring and strength of the magnetic dipole moment can be varied to affect the behavior of the magnet as it falls.

Course: 8.02T Physics (Electricity and Magnetism) Labs, Spring 2005

Instructors: Prof. John Belcher, Dr. Peter Dourmashkin, Prof. Michael Feld, Prof. Eric Hudson, Prof. John Joannopoulos, Prof. Bruce Knuteson, Dr. George Stephans

To use the applet, click HERE.

This applet requires the Java Virtual Machine.

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