complex wave


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complex wave

[′käm‚pleks ′wāv]
(physics)
A waveform which varies from instant to instant, but can be resolved into a number of sine-wave components, each of a different frequency and probably of a different amplitude.
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Paradigm RTM is a preferred solution for imaging seismic data in areas of complex wave phenomena.
where Re{*} and Im{*} denote the real and the imaginary part of the complex wave field.
The complex wave number can then be related to the loss factor using
Moreover, the exponent for an equation describing a complex wave includes the square root of -1, which is the imaginary number i.
For these reasons we chose the numerical modelling approach for examination of the complex wave phenomena.
Reverse Time Migration is a preferred solution for imaging of seismic data in areas affected by complex wave phenomena, such as those encountered in the deep waters of Gulf of Mexico in the presence of salt structures.
This capability is essential for testing of Flash memory, which requires complex wave patterns for characterization and lifetime testing of memory cells.
Since a graph may have multiple areas, each with multiple rulers, the ability to visualize complex wave shapes is virtually limitless.
Patent 7,684,846, which provides additional intellectual property protection for proprietary methods in creating diagnostic images from complex wave fields.
The field combines expertise in both cellular membrane structure and the generation of brief electrical fields to create complex wave forms, which temporarily open pores in cell membranes, through which therapeutic compounds or genes travel.
The two new Wave Equation, 3D pre-stack depth migration solutions are designed for imaging in areas that exhibit "multi-pathing" and other complex wave phenomena not readily handled by Kirchhoff migrations.
In addition, the WaveMaster 8500 offers a long data acquisition record of up to 48 million points, which is key to the analysis of complex wave shapes.