PURPOSE: To demonstrate ripple tank phenomena.
DESCRIPTION: This ripple tank is small and therefore convenient to move. It has its own built-in stroboscopic light source, and comes equipped with accessories as shown in the photograph. Experiments which can be carried out with this apparatu s include single slit diffraction, double slit interference, Huygens's principle, and diffraction around an obstacle.
SUGGESTIONS: This very small ripple tank is not recommended for Physics classrooms.
REFERENCES: (PIRA 3B50.00)
EQUIPMENT: Ripple tank with accessories.
SETUP TIME: None.
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