Landmark Experiments in Physics
Publisher: Wikipedia 2014
Contents: Fizeau-Foucault apparatus; Ives-Stilwell experiment; Oxford Electric Bell; Roemer's determination of the speed of light; Sagnac effect; Trouton-Noble experiment; De Sitter double star experiment; Atwood machine; Barton's pendulums; Beverly Clock; Heron's fountain; Magdeburg hemispheres; Rubens' tube; etc.
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by Donald E. Simanek - Lock Haven University
These web documents contain supplementary material for laboratory work in the introductory physics course. They provide a point of view which some laboratory manuals lack. A large part of this material commonly goes by the name 'error analysis'.
by R. W. Schnee - arXiv.org
This is a set of lectures presented at the Theoretical Advanced Study Institute 2009. I provide an introduction to experiments designed to detect WIMP dark matter directly, focusing on building intuitive understanding of the potential WIMP signals.
by G.F.C. Searle - Cambridge University Press
G. F. C. Searle made notable contributions to the development of laboratory physics and theories of electromagnetic mass. This book was based on the notes prepared by Searle for his practical physics classes at the Cavendish Laboratory, Cambridge.
by Philip Ilten - arXiv
The book is intended to complement the UCD first year laboratory manuals, but can also be read independently. The book spans a wide range of subjects, beginning with experimental techniques, moving onto classical mechanics, touching on EM, and more.