incoherent light

incoherent light

[‚in·kō′hir·ənt ′līt]
(optics)
Electromagnetic radiant energy not all of the same phase, and possibly also consisting of various wavelengths.
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Here I propose new thermodynamic concepts for frequency conversion of partially incoherent light aiming to overcome the SQ limit for single junction PVs.
What we have shown is that you don't need lasers - everybody else was doing this with lasers, and we showed you can do it with incoherent light from a lamp or the Sun - natural light," Prof Silberberg told BBC News.
By combining light from the incoherent light source with the light from the coherent light source, the overall power level of the coherent light source in the combined light beam may be reduced while still perceiving a crisp, clear image," writes the inventor, Brett Bilbrey.
No goggles are required when using the TRIA laser as a result of this breakthrough technology, which converts coherent laser light into incoherent light.
The Crystalsizer uses incoherent light diffraction and is designed to measure both free flowing and cohesive dry powders over a range of 0.
Photodynamic therapy of acne vulgaris with topical d-aminolevulinic acid and incoherent light in Japanese patients.
Under the terms of the agreement, which commenced January 1, 2004, Lumenis grants Syneron unlimited non-exclusive worldwide licenses for Lumenis patents relating to the use of incoherent light in aesthetic and medical applications, including all of its IPL related patents.
Under the program, any physician who has previously purchased an ESC Photoderm-VL device can now trade in this nonselective, incoherent light source device and receive a substantial discount on the latest, most effective system for the treatment of leg veins.
This includes taking advantage of special properties of fluorescent incoherent light (as compared to the coherent light used in current optical storage devices) and implementation of unique "thin replica" and hot-embossing technologies developed by the Company's scientists.
The patented Bioptron Lamp utilizes linearly polarized incoherent light of specific wavelength distribution and power intensity.
The Bioptron Lamp utilizes linearly polarized incoherent light of specific wavelength and power density to produce a biostimulative effect on cells, the beneficial results of which have been confirmed by independent biological studies.