learning materials and Educational resources:
BUBL Link--Physics Education
of Internet resources in physics education.
College Physics for Students of Biology
Hypertextbook written for first-year undergraduate physics students,
written by Kenneth R. Koehler and Raymond Walters College at the
University of Cincinnati.
Partnership of the American Association of Physics Teachers and the
American Astronomical Society, the American Institute of Physics/Society
of Physics Students, and the American Physical Society providing a
network of free online resource collections supporting faculty,
students, and teachers in Physics and Astronomy Education.
FOR PHYSICS -
- A not-for-profit organization with the
mission of providing a high quality education to anyone,
anywhere with over 1000 videos on YouTube covering everything from
basic arithmetic and algebra to differential equations, physics,
chemistry, biology and finance recorded by Salman Khan.
Learn Physics Today
- Online physics tutorial developed by
faculty at Colegio Franklin D. Roosevelt in Lima, Peru.
- Interactive introduction to modern
physics developed by Professor Martin V. Goldman at the University of
- University of Oregon's collection of JAVA applets for use in
physics, astronomy, or environmental sciences courses.
- Videos about the symbols of physics.
ARXVI.ORG - Cornell University Library - Open access to 402,931
e-prints in Physics, Mathematics, Computer Science and Quantitative
New Journal of Physics
- A peer-reviewed, all-electronic journal
publishing original research in all areas of physics, produced by the
Institute of Physics.
Journal of High Energy Physics (JHEP)
- Peer-reviewed electronic journal
sponsored by CERN.
General physics metasites:
to physics resources organized around the following areas: people,
professional societies, institutions, reference, eprints, and
pathfinders maintained by the Physics-Astronomy-Mathematics (PAM)
division of the Special Libraries Association.
Pilot to Physics - Aimed at promoting physics
not only to scientists but also to the industry, schools, students and
any individuals interested in physics and natural science. It includes
an Internet search engine that focuses on physics sites, physics-related
Java applets, and physics discussion forums.
SCIENCE.GOV LINKS FOR PHYSICS:
Yahoo! Science: Physics
- Metasite for Internet resources,
organized by physics discipline.
WWW Virtual Library--Physics
- Links to several sections of the Virtual
Library related to physics.
History of Physics:
Center for the History of Physics
- This center, a section of the American
Institute of Physics, has a mission to preserve and make known the
history of modern physics and allied fields, including astronomy,
geophysics, optics, and the like.
European Organization for Nuclear
- CERN Laboratory provides state-of-the-art
scientific facilities for researchers to use. Their Web site has a great
deal of information on the research being conducted at the laboratory.
Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory (Fermilab)
- U.S. Department of Energy national
laboratory for research exploring the fundamental nature of matter and
energy. Site includes a cybertour of Fermilab with information on
high-energy physics and the research done at the laboratory.
Stanford Linear Accelerator Center (SLAC)
Visitor's Center page with an introduction to SLAC, and information for
students and teachers.
People in Physics:
Who's Who In Atomic and Plasma Physics
-Searchable site at the Plasma Laboratory
at the Weizmann Institute of Science with more than 980 entries of
physicists working in atomic and plasma physics.
HEP Virtual Phonebook
- Links to phone books and directories of HEP sites or experiments around the world compiled by the HEP Network
Yahoo's index of sites of famous physicists.
Nobel Laureates in Physics, 1901-1999
- Resource on Nobel laureates, with brief
biographical entries and a description of the discovery that earned the
of 20th Century Women to Physics
Archive of more than 80 citations of women who
contributed to physics in the 20th century created by the UCLA
Department of Physics.
ArXive.org Eprint Server
automated electronic archive and distribution server for research
papers. Covered areas include physics and related disciplines,
mathematics, nonlinear sciences, computational linguistics, and neuroscience.
American Institute of Physics (AIP)
- Founded in 1931, it currently has ten
member societies, including the
American Physical Society,
Optical Society of America
American Association of Physics Teachers.
Institute of Physics (IOP)
- Based in Britain, has more than 26,000 members worldwide and publishes
34 journals in physics and related areas.
Resources of Scholarly Societies--Physics
- Links to physics professional and
scholarly societies around the world.
(National institute of standards and technology) Physical Reference Data
resource containing physical constants, spectroscopy data, and other
data. Other NIST databases
related to physics, including nuclear physics
data and condensed matter data, are available.
Weisstein's Physics Encyclopedia
- Online encyclopedia of physics is an
excellent resource for definitions of physics terms.
AIP Physics News
- Weekly bulletin of physics news with
a searchable archive. It is a digest of physics news items arising from
physics meetings, physics journals, newspapers and magazines, and other
Specialized physics Web indexes:
Online Particle Physics Information
Organizes online catalogs, databases,
directories, Web pages, etc., which are of value to the particle physics
community and provides descriptions of each resource's scope and content
to assist researchers in choosing the right source to fit their
Particle-Surface Physics Resources on the Internet
Annotated list of Internet resources.
Virtual Reality Modeling Language (VRML)
developing standard for describing 3 dimensional scenes across the
internet. The NCSA Relativity Group is making a concerted effort to use
VRML to distribute information about our simulations. Here, you will
links to information on VRML and some VRML files of our own
- Videos about the symbols of physics.
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