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Definition of the noun acoustic wave
What does acoustic wave mean as a name of something?
- (acoustics) a wave that transmits sound
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by Robert Splinter
The incident acoustic wave used in mechanical acoustic microscopy can be generated by piezoelectric devices and requires focusing techniques to enhance the resolution, since the resolution will be restricted by the width of the acoustic ...
by Martin Weik
See also acoustics, acoustic wave, ...
by Martin H. Weik
acoustic wave. See sound wave. acoustooptic (a-o). Pertaining to the interaction of optical and acoustic waves. Also see acoustooptic effect. acoustooptic ...
by Dipak K. Basu
ion acoustic wave where A is the amplitude, α, β are constants, t is the time, and x is the position. Hence, as the amplitude increases the speed increases, while the width shrinks. Solitons are related to shock waves through a quasi-potential ...
by Ronald G. Driggers
The traveling acoustic wave induces a strain in the medium, which causes a change in its index of refraction n given by:'3s...
by Informa Healthcare
Acoustic wave length, 1, is the distance between two successive points, measured in the direction of the disturbance propagation, in which the vibrations are in the same phase (or the distance traveled by the wave front during one full period).
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