3B45.60 - Shock Wave Fronts - Supersonic Jet & Volcanoes

Code Number:
3B45.60
Demo Title:
Shock Wave Fronts - Supersonic Jet & Volcanoes
Condition:
Excellent
Principle:
Speed of Sound - Shockwave
Area of Study:
Wave Fronts
Equipment:
Shock wave movies and mpegs.
References:
  • U.S. Navy Photo by Ensign John Gay,  TPT, Vol. 39, # 5, p. 292, May 2001.
  • Laurent Hodges, "What are the Effects of a Sonic Boom?", TPT, Vol. 23, # 3, Mar. 1985, p. 169 - 170.
  • Raymond J. Emrich, " Sonic Boom", TPT, Vol. 3, # 1, Jan. 1965, p. 18.
  • Sherman L. Gerhard, "Shock-Wave Convergence Demonstrated by Surface Waves on Water", AJP, Vol. 35, # 6, June 1967, p. 509.
  • "Stark Beauty of Supersonic Shock Waves", Ad Astra, Winter 2015, p. 4.
  • Toni Feder, "Quiet Boom Could Revive Supersonic Air Travel", Physics Today, April 2007, p. 24.
  • Jearl Walker, "6.101, Shock Waves from the Thrust SSC Car", The Flying Circus of Physics Ed. 2, p. 282.
  • A. Hewish, "6.100, Bright and Dark Bands Over the Wing", The Flying Circus of Physics Ed. 2, p. 281.
  • Jearl Walker, "3.58, Rockfall and Tree Downing", The Flying Circus of Physics Ed. 2, p. 169.
  • Jearl Walker, "3.55, Sonic Booms from Train Tunnels", The Flying Circus of Physics Ed. 2, p. 168.
  • Jearl Walker, "3.54, Sonic Booms from Aircraft and Bullets", The Flying Circus of Physics Ed. 2, p. 167.
  • Jearl Walker, "1.87, Driving Through the Sound Barrier", The Flying Circus of Physics Ed. 2, p. 44.

 

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