ChemMatters - Episode 4: How Do Microwaves Work?

The next time you heat leftovers in your microwave, we can't guarantee you will get a great meal. But if you check out this video, you can find out the physics and chemistry behind how your food is cooked! 

ChemMatters - Episode 4: How Do Microwaves Work? from ACS Pressroom on Vimeo.

Alternate Download Link: Video (MP4) (right-click "Save Link As")
Featuring Martín Zysmilich
Assistant Professor of Chemistry
George Washington University
Directed by Adam Dylewski
Animation and Design by Sean Parsons and Janali Thompson
Camera Operation by Kirk Zamieroski and Robert Denfeld
Editing by Robert Denfeld and Sean Parsons

Microwave simulation provided by
PhET Interactive Simulations, University of Colorado

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