Shattering Wine Glass

Through Sound and Resonance

Shattering Wine Glass Through Sound and Resonance

Below you can see a slow motion video of a wine glass. A loudspeaker is subjecting the glass to a very loud sound with a frequency that matches exactly the resonant frequency of the wine glass. Watch what happens when the volume is increased. (File Size - 1.06 MB) © Most Rights Reserved

Flash Player 6 or above is required to view this animation. Please visit http://www.macromedia.com/go/getflashplayer to download Flash

Choose which angle you want to view this video from:

Back to Forced Oscillations and Resonance

University of Salford, Salford, Greater Manchester M5 4WT, UK. Telephone: +44 (0)161 295 5000 | Fax: +44 (0) 161 295 5999
Search | Feedback | T.J.Cox@salford.ac.uk | accessibility statement | privacy statement