VPL will be a collaborative web-based virtual learning environment for first-year university physics.


 

Physics Lecture
  • Mechanics of Matter
    • Solids
    • Fluids
      • Fluid Statics
      • Fluid Dynamics
        • 1/5
          • Types of flow
          • Flow rate
        • 2/5
          • Control volume
          • Conservation of mass
          • Conservation of energy:Flow energy
        • 3/5
          • Conservation of energy:Bernoulli's equation
          • Venturi flow meter
          • Torricelli's law
        • 4/5
          • Conservation of energy:Lift
        • 5/5
          • Viscosity
  • Kinematics 1D
    • 1/19
      • Applications
      • Plot of x versus time
      • Purpose
      • Instantaneous position to average position & velocity
      • Average velocity to instantaneous position
    • 2/19
      • Some examples
    • 3/19
      • Instantaneous position to instantaneous velocity
      • Examples
      • Generalization of position formulae to other quantities
    • 4/19
      • Instantaneous velocity to average velocity & acceleration
      • Average acceleration to instantaneous velocity
      • Instantaneous velocity to instantaneous acceleration & position
    • 5/19
      • Instantaneous acceleration to average acceleration
      • Instantaneous accleration to instantaneous velocity
      • Higher order motion derivatives
      • Instantaneous velocity to instantaneous speed
      • Instantaneous speed to average speed
      • Summary of all 1D kinematic relations
      • Other useful 1D kinematic relations
    • 6/19
      • Examples
    • 7/19
      • Examples
    • 8/19
      • Examples
    • 9/19
      • Examples
      • Importance of 1D Kinematics
      • Special cases of 1D Kinematics: Constant position
    • 10/19
      • Special cases of 1D Kinematics: Constant velocity
    • 11/19
      • Special cases of 1D Kinematics: Constant acceleration
      • Summary of all constant relations
    • 12/19
      • Examples
    • 13/19
      • Motion of a particle along a 1D horizontal frictionless path (part 1)
    • 14/19
      • Motion of a particle along a 1D horizontal frictionless path (part 2)
    • 15/19
      • Motion of a particle along a 1D vertical frictionless path with gravity:Galileo
    • 16/19
      • Motion of a particle along a 1D vertical frictionless path with gravity:Experiment in virtual environment
    • 17/19
      • Puck on an inclined rail experiment with initial velocity
      • Summary of 1D horizontal, vertical and inclined path
    • 18/19
      • Exercises and Examples
    • 19/19
      • Examples
      • Self-consistency
      • Strategy for solving problems
  • Dynamics of a Point Particle