Lecture Topics

Lecture Video: Traveling Waves
Prof. Lee introduces the traveling wave solution of the wave equation. He also shows the string “remembers” the shape of the traveling wave though energy stored in the form of kinematic energy.
Lecture Notes
Typed Notes for Lecture 10 (PDF  1.9MB)
Handwritten Notes for Lecture 10 (PDF  2.4MB)
Textbook Reading
Chapter 6: Continuum Limit and Fourier Series (PDF  1.2MB) (section 6.2 to end)
Chapter 7: Longitudinal Oscillations and Sound (PDF  1.3MB)
Chapter 8: Traveling Waves (PDF  1.4MB) (through section 8.2)
Inclass Demonstrations
SEE IT IN THE LECTURE 

Bell Labs Wave Machine (Mismatched Impedance), Bell Labs Wave Machine (Mismatched Impedance), and Bell Labs Wave Machine (Mismatched Impedance) 