ERIC Number: EJ1196602
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2019-Jan
Abstractor: As Provided
Technical Realisation of a Remote-Controlled Forced Mechanic Oscillation Experiment through the Internet
Ait Tahar, M.; Schadschneider, A.; Stollenwerk, J.
Physics Education, v54 n1 Article 015012 Jan 2019
This article is about the development of an Internet-based remotely-controlled physical experiment, this is a part of the Remotely Controlled Laboratory at the University of Applied Sciences of Cologne known as TH Köln. The main experimental set-up is based on Pohl's Torsion Pendulum which was enhanced by a PXI measurement system and a webcam. In this article, initially, the development of the online experiment after modification of the classical experiment is presented. Furthermore, the programming of the measurement and the remote control systems--based on LabVIEW, the website of the experimental set-up, and the data link between the experiment website and the experiment laboratory--are explained. The presented experiment--with the help of the constructed work materials--is suitable as an introduction for an independent work with mechanically forced oscillation.
Descriptors: Educational Technology, Technology Uses in Education, Science Experiments, Science Laboratories, Laboratory Experiments, Motion, Mechanics (Physics), Scientific Concepts, Science Instruction, Internet, Foreign Countries, Measurement, Secondary School Science, High Schools, College Science
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Secondary Education; High Schools; Higher Education; Postsecondary Education
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Identifiers - Location: Germany