Katia Dinan
109704948
PHY 123 Section L16
Shilin Liu
Sandra Popa
Lab 1: The Pendulum and Error Analysis
9/18/16
Introduction
A pendulum is comprised of a weight on a string of length L attached to a fixed point around
which the weight swings. The angle is
Experiment 8
Standing Waves
by
Rafia Rahim
PHY 123 L-05
Experiment performed: November 14, 2016
Report Submitted: November 28, 2016
Lab partner:
Sarah Zaidi
Lab TA:
Shilin Liu
Introduction:
We will study standing waves, which are transverse waves on a vib
Lab 7: Linear Momentum
Yiji Suh
Partner: Robert Tkach and Meghan Oates
TA: Victor
Phy123.07
11/14/16
Introduction
This lab will explore the laws of conservation of momentum in one
dimensional collisions of objects. An air track provides sufficient force t
Lab 9:
Simple Harmonic
Motion
Yiji Suh
Victor
phy123.07
12.3.16
Introduction
The purpose of this lab is to observe the phenomenon of simple harmonic motion of a
system that has a mass attached to a spring. Simple harmonic motion is sinusoidal oscillation
Hana Baig
Lab Date: 6/10/15 Due; 6/15/15
Lab Partner: Will Hudson
TA: Luca Agozzino Sec 2
Lab 4: Dynamics, Newtons Laws, and the Atwoods Machine
Purpose: The purpose of this lab is to study Newtons second law using an Atwoods machine,
and to apply the law
Hana Baig
Lab: 6/22/15 Due; 6/24/15
Lab Partner: Will Hudson
TA: Luca Agozzino Sec 2
Lab 7: Conservation of Momentum
Purpose: The purpose of this lab is to demonstrate the conservation of momentum.
Equipment: Air track, small glider, big glider, photogate
Hana Baig
Lab Date: 6/17/15 Due; 6/19/15
Lab Partner: Will Hudson
TA: Luca Agozzino Sec 2
Lab 6: Conservation of Energy
Purpose: The purpose of this lab is to experimentally verify the conservation of mechanical
energy.
Equipment: Air track, glider, photo
Hana Baig
Lab: 6/24/15 Due; 6/26/15
Lab Partner: Will Hudson
TA: Luca Agozzino Sec 2
Lab 8: Standing Waves
Purpose: The objective of this lab is to observe standing waves of a rubber band and a white
string.
Equipment: Electric motor, photo gate, interfac
Hana Baig
Lab Date: 6/15/15 Due; 6/17/15
Lab Partner: Will Hudson
TA: Luca Agozzino Sec 2
Lab 5: Uniform Circular Motion
Purpose: The purpose of this lab is to study uniform circular motion, and find the relationship
between centripetal force and the peri
Katia Dinan
109704948
PHY 123 Section L16
Shilin Liu
Sandra Popa
Lab 6: Conservation of Energy
Introduction
In this experiment, the concept of the conservation of mechanical energy will be examined by
observing the transfer from potential to kinetic energ
Katia Dinan
109704948
PHY 123 Section L16
Shilin Liu
Sandra Popa
Lab 8: Standing Waves
Introduction
The purpose of this experiment is to study transverse waves, or standing waves, on a vibrating
string. For a standing wave, the locations of the nodes and
Katia Dinan
109704948
PHY 123 Section L16
Shilin Liu
Sandra Popa
Lab 7: Conservation of Momentum
Introduction
The purpose of this lab is to study the conservation of momentum in one-dimensional elastic and
inelastic collisions. The air track and glider se
Katia Dinan
109704948
PHY 123 Section L16
Shilin Liu
Sandra Popa
Lab 2: Acceleration
9/29/16
Introduction
The acceleration of gravity g is a constant that has been determined to be 9.81 m/s2. In
this lab, the gravitational acceleration will be empirically
Katia Dinan
109704948
PHY 123 Section L16
Shilin Liu
Sandra Popa
Lab 3: Projectile Motion
10/13/16
Introduction
In this experiment, the projectile motion of a steel ball launched horizontally is observed and
analyzed. Projectile motion is defined as accel
Katia Dinan
109704948
PHY 123 Section L16
Shilin Liu
Sandra Popa
Lab 5: Centripetal Force
10/27/16
Introduction
The purpose of this experiment is to examine uniform circular motion, and to determine the
relationship between centripetal force and period of
Katia Dinan
109704948
PHY 123 Section L16
Lab 3: Projectile Motion
Introduction
In this experiment, the projectile motion of a steel ball launched horizontally is observed and analyzed.
Projectile motion is defined as accelerated motion in the vertical di
Katia Dinan
109704948
Lab 5: Centripetal Force
Introduction
The purpose of this experiment is to examine uniform circular motion, and to determine the
relationship between centripetal force and period of oscillation. Circular motion occurs in two
dimensio
Katia Dinan
109704948
PHY 123 Section L16
Shilin Liu
Sandra Popa
Lab 4: The Atwood Machine
10/20/16
Introduction
The purpose of this experiment is observe Newtons Second Law through the use of an Atwoods
machine, and to apply this law to empirically deter
Katia Dinan
109704948
PHY 123 Section L16
Shilin Liu
Sandra Popa
Lab 9: Simple Harmonic Motion
Introduction
The purpose of this experiment is to observe the properties of simple harmonic motion of a
system that consists simply of a mass attached to a spri
Katia Dinan
109704948
PHY 123 Section L16
Shilin Liu
Sandra Popa
Lab 10: Mechanical Equivalent of Heat
Introduction
The purpose of this experiment is to empirically determine the conversion factor between
mechanical energy and heat energy. This will be ac
Katia Dinan
109704948
PHY 123 Section L16
Shilin Liu
Sandra Popa
Lab 4: The Atwood Machine
10/20/16
Introduction
The purpose of this experiment is observe Newtons Second Law through the use of an Atwoods
machine, and to apply this law to empirically deter