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Rothney Astrophysical Observatory

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Department of Physics and Astronomy

Mail Office
Science B 605
University of Calgary
2500 University Dr NW
Calgary, AB T2N 1N4 Canada
Tel: (403) 220-5385
Fax: 403) 289-3331

Undergrad Info:
Science B 605
(403) 220-8127

Demonstrations: Modern Physics

7A Quantum Effects

7A10 Photoelectric Effect

7A10.10 Photoelectric Effect in Zinc Write-up Picture Movie

7A50 Wave Mechanics

7A50.40 Vibrating Circular Wire Write-up Picture Movie

7A60 X-Ray and Electron

7A60.10 Electron Diffraction Write-up Picture Movie

7B Atomic Physics

7B13 Resonance Radiation

7B13.50 Fluorescence Write-up Picture Movie

7B35 Electron Properties

7B35.40 Maltese Cross Write-up Picture1 Picture2 Movie
7B35.75 Plasma Tubes Write-up Picture Movie

7D Nuclear Physics

7D10 Radioactivity

7D10.10 Geiger Counter and Samples Write-up Picture Movie

7D20 Nuclear Reactions

7D20.10 Mousetrap Chain Reaction Write-up Picture Movie

7D30 Particle Detectors

7D30.60 Diffusion Cloud Chamber Write-up Picture Movie