Chladni Plates turned up to 11

Blue SPS Sand on an Aluminum Chladni plate


Amanda Williams

Help students of all ages explore sound, electronics, and the art in physics with the latest SPS SOCK. The 2018-19 SOCK seeks to build the skills of undergraduates by visualizing resonance and exploring acoustics, with the option of circuit building to create their own amplifier.  SOCK users will be able to work with students from elementary school age (5-10) up through high school, using two different sets of activities and learning goals:

Download the Chladni Plate Speaker Demonstration Notes


Download the Audio Amplifer add on Notes

Supporting files

PDF icon sps demos - chladni plate speaker.pdf

PDF icon sps demos - Audio Amplifier.pdf

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