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wavefront

(wayv -frunt) The imaginary surface of a wave of light or other radiation, connecting points of the same phase. The advancing wavefront is normally perpendicular to the direction of travel and may be plane, spherical, cylindrical, or more complex.

wavefront

[′wāv‚frənt]
(physics)
A surface of constant phase.
The portion of a wave envelope that is between the beginning zero point and the point at which the wave reaches its crest value, as measured either in time or distance.
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AXS TV, available in over 40 million homes, will broadcast Wavefront artists including Jacques Lu Cont, Caspa, Bad Boy Bill and Fat Boy Slim live from Chicago on July 6 beginning at 6:30pmET/3:30pmPT.
We are extremely pleased to work with VeruTEK, a leader in green chemical solutions," said Wavefront CEO Brett Davidson.
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Wavefront specializes in designing and developing leading-edge techniques for oil well stimulation, improved oil recovery, and environmental groundwater remediation.
The confirmation of this project brings Wavefront to 87 confirmed Powerwave licenses and 91 licenses pending or under negotiation.
Wavefront develops, markets, and licenses proprietary technologies in the energy and environmental sectors.
Wavefront is a technology-based company with a focused, strategic plan to leverage the value of our intellectual property in order to maximize oil production recovery operations, as well as provide additional solutions for environmental applications.
Wavefront is a technology-based company with a focused, strategic plan to leverage the value of our intellectual property and to maximize oil production recovery operations, as well as provide additional solutions for environmental applications.
EDMONTON, June 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Wavefront Energy and Environmental Services Inc.
a vision care company developing a "high definition" vision technology that provides consumers with superior optical clarity and crispness compared to any other available vision corrections, has again validated its novel wavefront technology by securing a ninth patent.