wave length


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wave length

The horizontal distance between successive wave crests measured perpendicular to the crest, usually expressed in feet.See also crest; wave; wave crest.
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The aim is to find a common wave length, which is a common understanding."
The wave length can be approximately calculated by the formula as follows [18].
I truly believe that those who are on the same wave length in all the areas of politics will understand each other well and help one another," Petkovski said.
where b, [lambda], c and a are amplitude, wave length, phase speed of the wave, mean-half width of the channel respectively, t is the time and (X,Y) are the Cartesian coordinates in a fixed frame.
"I assumed the publishers were on a different wave length to dad, me and my chums."
Addressing the party workers convention here at Chitral on Sunday, the PPP-S leader said that federal and provincial governments were not on the same wave length with regard to the ongoing militancy and military operation in the troubled spots of NWFP because of which the violence spilled over instead of containing the menace.
He said that both President Asif Zardari, who is also Co-Chairman of PPP and MQM Chief Altaf Hussain, think about improvement of conditions in Karachi, Sindh province and the country as a whole on the same wave length. In the meeting, Information Minister said it was decided that the core committee will meet regularly and resolve if any issue comes before it.
However, the new patented mirror system used in the ultra-accelerated concentrator has very high reflectance in the UV and near visible wave length ranges while attenuating reflectance in the longer wavelength visible and IR portions of the solar spectrum.
It seems the peacocks, long may they reign, were on the same wave length as Mario Valle's baritone, and every time Valle sang at least one peacock, wandering near the pavilion, would join him in an improvised duet.
Typical cure times range from five seconds to two to three minutes depending upon the wave length, intensity of the UV light and the thickness being cured.
XRF Analytical, headquartered in Orsundsbro, Sweden, develops for analysis and quantification of digital data from wave length dispersive (WDXRF) X-ray spectrometers.
* Cure times that range from 5 sec to 2 to 3 min depending upon wave length, intensity of the UV light, and the thickness being cured.