3B40.60 - Doppler Effect in Ripple Tank

Ripple tank Doppler effect

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PIRA Classification: 3B40.60

Description: The point source generator for the ripple tank is moved at a constant speed. The change in wavelength ahead of, and behind, the source can be observed.

Special Instructions: Turn on the generator and slowly move it up and down along the tank.

Condition: Ok

Setup time: 5 minutes

Safety Issues: None