ERIC Number: EJ420573
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1991
Reference Count: 0
Computer Modeling of Mirage Formation.
Davis, J. F.; Greenslade, T. B., Jr.
Physics Teacher, v29 n1 p47-48 Jan 1991
A model of the phenomenon of the desert mirage is presented using Snell's Law and simple programing techniques. Optical trajectories predicted by the model are illustrated. (CW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
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