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College of Literature, Science, and the Arts (LSA)

Lead Faculty

Thomas Schwarz

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Available On

Oculus Quest 1, Oculus Quest 2

Physics Lab

Project description

An introductory physics laboratory experimenting with Newtonian physics of motion and the physics of gravity
Development Platform
Unreal Engine
Development Team/Production Team
Eric Schreffler, Moeezo Saleem

Learning Goals

  1. Connect physical observation to physics in a way that is both interactive and exciting.
  2. Present a specific situation/experiment – a rocket launch – and allow the students to make predictions while learning the fundamentals of projectile motion
  3. Execute experiments and match measured results to predictions