School of Physics Lecture Demonstration Manual

Resonance

Wd-1 Resonance Tube

Published: Wednesday 15 March 2006

To determine the velocity of sound using a tuning fork to resonate a pipe.

Wd-2 Forced Harmonic Motion (1)

Published: Wednesday 15 March 2006

To demonstrate the large amplitude oscillations of a body at resonance.

Wd-3 Forced Harmonic Motion (2)

Published: Wednesday 15 March 2006

To demonstrate large amplitude oscillations of a body at resonance.

Wd-4 Resonance Smashing of a Wine Glass

Published: Wednesday 15 March 2006

To smash a wine glass using sound waves at the resonant frequency.

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