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interferometry

Overview page. Subjects: Photography and Photographs.

Is an important tool in measurements concerned with extreme accuracy. This is because the measurement unit is the wavelength of light (which is less than 1 micrometre). It depends on ...

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interferometry

Overview page. Subjects: Photography and Photographs.

Is an important tool in measurements concerned with extreme accuracy. This is because the measurement unit is the wavelength of light (which is less than 1 micrometre). It depends on ...

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interferometry

Tony Atkins and Marcel Escudier.

in A Dictionary of Mechanical Engineering

January 2013; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Mechanical Engineering. 48 words.

A method for determining the density variation in compressible gas flow by analysing the distortion of the interference-fringe patterns produced

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interferometry

E. Julius Dasch.

in A Dictionary of Space Exploration

January 2005; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Astronomy and Astrophysics. 50 words.

Any of several techniques using interference between multiple beams to obtain high-resolution images or spectra of astronomical objects. The very

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interferometry

in The Oxford Companion to the Photograph

January 2005; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Photography and Photographs. 958 words.

is an important tool in measurements concerned with extreme accuracy. This is because the measurement unit is the wavelength of

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speckle interferometry

Overview page. Subjects: Astronomy and Astrophysics.

A technique for detecting detail in celestial objects which are normally too small to be resolved because of the effects of atmospheric seeing. Numerous brief exposures (0.1–0.001 s) are...

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quantum interferometry

Overview page. Subjects: Physics.

The study of interference phenomena in which the interference is caused by the quantum-mechanical wave nature of particles such as electrons and neutrons. Fundamental aspects of quantum...

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speckle interferometry

Ian Ridpath.

in A Dictionary of Astronomy

January 2012; p ublished online January 2012 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Astronomy and Astrophysics. 136 words.

A technique for detecting detail in celestial objects which are normally too small to be resolved because of the effects

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quantum interferometry

in A Dictionary of Physics

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Physics. 41 words.

The study of interference phenomena in which the interference is caused by the quantum-mechanical wave nature of particles such as

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radio interferometry

in A Dictionary of Physics

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Physics. 5 words.

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quantum interferometry

Edited by Jonathan Law and Richard Rennie.

in A Dictionary of Physics

January 2015; p ublished online September 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Physics. 41 words.

The study of interference phenomena in which the interference is caused by the quantum-mechanical wave nature of particles such as

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