School of Physics Lecture Demonstration Manual

Modern

Na-1 Nuclear Chain Reaction

Published: Wednesday 15 March 2006

To demonstrate a model of a nuclear chain reaction .

Na-4 Rutherford Scattering

Published: Friday 17 March 2006

To demonstrate particle trajectory in the field of a repulsive force.

Na-5 Nuclear Magnetic Resonance

Published: Friday 17 March 2006

To visually demonstrate nuclear magnetic resonance

Na-7 X ray tubes

Published: Friday 17 March 2006

To demonstrate various X ray tubes

Na-8 Band Gap Energy

Published: Friday 17 March 2006

To demonstrate the bang gap energy of a pn junction.

Na-9 Quantum Mechanical Tunnelling

Published: Friday 17 March 2006

To demonstrate Quantum Mechanical tunnelling with microwaves.

Na-10 Bragg Diffraction

Published: Friday 17 March 2006

To demonstrate Diffraction in a NaCl crystal with X rays.

Na-11 Models of Atomic Structure

Published: Monday 30 April 2007

To demonstrate the atomic stucture of various elements using macroscopic models.

Na-12 Black Body Hole

Published: Tuesday 05 June 2007

To simulate a blackbody emitter and demonstrate that a blackbody is a perfect emitter.

Na-13 Pasco Blackbody apparatus.

Published: Tuesday 05 June 2007

To demonstrate the blackbody spectrum and the change in the spectrum as the temperature is raised.

Na-14 Photoelectric effect

Published: Tuesday 05 June 2007

To demonstrate the fundamental aspects of the photoelectric effect. In particular that a minimum quanta of energy is required to emit photoelectrons.

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