Jeffrey Birenbaum/Andreas Keeler/Drew Skrainka
Physics 22 Lab #4
Lab: Electric Fields and Potentials
10/23/11
Introduction: The purpose of this experiment is to explore the concept of electric fields and
potentials. An electric field is the space surround
Jeffrey Birenbaum
Physics 22 Lab #3
Lab: Optics
10/1/11
Introduction: In the third lab of this semester, we did five different set-ups to illustrate the idea
of standing waves. Each trial tested a different dynamic of standing waves; we started with a
tan
Jeffrey Birenbaum
Physics 22 Lab
Lab: Standing Waves
9/25/11
Introduction: In the second lab of this semester, we did two different set-ups to illustrate the
idea of standing waves. Each trial tested a different dynamic of standing waves; we started with
Jeffrey Birenbaum
Physics 22 Lab
Lab: Simple Harmonic Motion
9/17/11
Introduction: In the first lab of this semester, we did three different set-ups to illustrate the idea
of simple harmonic motion. Each trial tested a different dynamic of periodic motion
Experiment: SIMPLE HARMONIC MOTION
Part I: Mass Hanging from Spring
PURPOSE
The object of this experiment is to study the periodic motion of simple system, the
oscillations of a mass hung on a vertical spring.
EQUIPMENT
A spiral spring, mounted on a verti