Neutron noise, waves, and pulse propagation proceedings. Robert E. Uhrig, coordinator.

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  • Neutrons,
  • Nuclear engineering

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SeriesAEC symposium series, 9
ContributionsFlorida. University, Gainesville. Dept. of Nuclear Engineering
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 771 p. illus. ;
Number of Pages771
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Electric and magnetic fields are the media. Light is an electromagnetic wave. Electromagnetic waves include, radio waves, microwaves, infrared, light, ultraviolet, x-rays, and gamma rays.

Electromagnetic waves are dealt with more fully in another section of this book. Gravitational waves. Matter waves are a central part of quantum mechanics and are associated with protons, electrons, neutrons, and other fundamental particles found in nature.

A transverse wave has a disturbance perpendicular to the wave’s direction of propagation, whereas a longitudinal wave has a disturbance parallel to its direction of propagation.

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