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Hydroelectric Energy

The Hydroelectric Energy rig demonstrates the basic principle of the conversion of kinetic energy of flowing water into electrical energy, via the rotation of a turbine (Pelton wheel) connected to an electric generator.

1 lesson available
Discipline:
Civil Engineering,
Environmental Engineering,
Fluid dynamics,
Physics,
Tags:
electrical,
energy,
hydroelectricity,
power,
pressure,
Provider:
UTS::Engineering & IT

Inclined Plane

The inclined plane rig (IPR) is an automated version of the classic inclined plane experiment. It is designed to illustrate principles such as static and dynamic friction, conservation of energy and acceleration due to gravity.

Many lessons available

Discipline:
Physics,
Tags:
friction,
gravity,
inertia,
Provider:
UTS::Science

Shake Table 2DOF

This rig has been replaced by version 1.1. The shake table rig models the behaviour of a building during an earthquake. The rig uses a simplified structure to model a 2-storey building (2 degrees of freedom), and the earthquake is simulated by linear base motion.

Many lessons available

Discipline:
Civil Engineering,
Tags:
dynamic,
resonance,
Provider:
UTS::Engineering & IT

Inclined Plane - Second Generation

The Inclined plane rig (IPR 2) is an automated version of the classic incline plane experiment. It is designed to illustrate principles such as static and dynamic friction, conservation of energy and acceleration due to gravity.

No lessons available.

Discipline:
Physics,
Tags:
friction,
gravity,
inertia,
Provider:
UTS::Science