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The double-elliptic harmonograph
The Physics Teacher
  • Tom Greenslade, Kenyon College
Document Type
Article
Publication Date
1-1-1998
Disciplines
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Harmonographs are mechanical devices that compound perpendicular simple-harmonic motions of various frequencies, amplitudes, and phasings. Building such an apparatus would be an excellent independent project for students who savor the experimental side of physics.

Citation Information
“The Double-Elliptic Harmonograph”, The Physics Teacher, 36, 90-91 (1998)