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Musical Acoustics

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Tuning Fork 2nd Harmonic

Work and Friction

A number of freshman physics textbooks correctly point out that, since work is properly calculated using the displacement of the contact point, the normal force from a stationary wall does no work. Read more

Efficacy of Freshman Laboratory

James Thomas

James L. Thomas

Associate Professor
Associate Chair for Graduate Studies


Physics and Astronomy Department
University of New Mexico

Physics Bldg. Office 1113
MSC07 4220
1 University of New Mexico
Albuquerque, 87131