Visual physics and mathematics

This book will present images and animations which illustrate points of physics or mathematics.

Anyone is invited to contribute.

Gravitation Edit



Fluid dynamics Edit

Sound waves :


Flow around a cylinder:


Flow around a wing:


Venturi Effect:


Magnus effect:


Karman vortex street:




Relativity Edit

Relativistic wheels:


Quantum Physics Edit

Heisenberg indeterminacy:


Wave-particle duality:


Solitary wavelet or particle?


Interference of a particle with itself:


Chua system Edit




Lorenz system Edit



Percolation Edit





Vibrations Edit


Shock waves Edit