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WFU Physics Lecture Demonstrations

Doppler Reed

PIRA 3B40.25

Image:

Photo of Demo

Description:

A whistle, when rotated, will give a "vibrating" sound illustrating the Doppler shirt in frequency. The frequency goes up when the sound is moving towards you while the frequency goes down while it is moving away.

Recipe and
Location:

Rotator
Doppler Whistle

Video:

Streaming Video:

None

MPG Video:

Doppler Reed

Real Video:

Doppler Reed

Notes:

None at this time.

 

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