Joe Wolfe: educational and outreach pages

  • Physclips is my largest project, made with producer George Hatsidimitris. It's a set of multimedia resources, with film clips and animations in introductory physics, mainly mechanics, waves, sound and light. It won the Physics division of the Pirelli Prizes for Science Communication).

    With help from my colleagues John Smith, John Tann and George Hatsidimitris, I have written various educational web pages, of which this page is a partial catalogue:

    My main research is described in my scientific publications, but there are popular accounts in these areas:

    I am also a composer and the next link is to some of my
    • music for orchestra or for chamber music ensembles.
  • Bed of nails

    Pages on topics in physics

    Pages on sound, hearing, speech and music

    Pages related to learning and teaching in general


    Material for high school physics students and teachers.

    Material for primary school physics students and teachers.

    Awards for university and web teaching

    Joe Wolfe /, phone 61- 2-9385 4954 (UT + 10, +11 Oct-Mar).

    School of Physics, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia.

     Joe's scientific home page

    Pic of the author and a student helper