continuous-wave modulation

continuous-wave modulation

[kən¦tin·yə·wəs ¦wāv ‚mäj·ə′lā·shən]
(communications)
Modulation of a continuous wave by modification of its amplitude, frequency, or phase, in contrast to pulse modulation.
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In the 76-GHz band, continuous-wave modulation techniques, such as FM-CW radar(3), have been most commonly used, as they allow for simpler transceiver circuit designs.
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