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" THE first question that arises is as to the character of absolutely simple waves; and here "it may be well to emphasize that a simple vibration implies infinite continuance, and does not admit of variations of phase or amplitude. To suppose, as is sometimes... "
The Theory of Sound - Page 73
by John William Strutt Baron Rayleigh - 1894 - 984 pages
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Physical Review, Volume 2

Physics - 1895
...frequency m. In connection with this the author shows to be inadmissible the assumption sometimes made in optical speculations, that a train of simple waves...begin at a given epoch, continue for a certain time, and ultimately cease. Article (660) gives a more general treatment to the problem of free vibrations,...
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Physical Review, Volume 2

Physics - 1895
...frequency m. In connection with this the author shows to be inadmissible the assumption sometimes made in optical speculations, that a train of simple waves...begin at a given epoch, continue for a certain time, and ultimately cease. Article (66a) gives a more general treatment to the problem of free vibrations,...
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Philosophical Magazine

Science - 1900
...sometimes done in ojitical s|>eeulations. that a train of simple waves may In-gin at a given e|Kx-h, continue for a certain time involving it may be a large number of jx'riods, and ultimately cease, is a contradiction in terms" f. A like contradiction is involved if...
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Van L. Lawrence - Medicine - 1949 - 244 pages
...that arises is as to the character of absolutely simple waves ; and here "it may be well to emphasize that a simple vibration implies infinite continuance,...and ultimately cease, is a contradiction in terms*." A like contradiction is involved if we speak of unpolarized light as homogeneous, really homogeneous...
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Philosophical Magazine

Science - 1900
...that arises is as to the character of absolutely simple waves ; and here " it may be well to emphasize that a simple vibration implies infinite continuance,...and ultimately cease, is a contradiction in terms "f- A like contradiction is involved if we speak of unpolarixed light as homogeneous, really homogeneous...
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The London, Edinburgh and Dublin Philosophical Magazine and Journal of Science

Science - 1900
...that arises is as to the character of absolutely simple waves ; and here " it may be well to emphasize that a simple vibration implies infinite continuance,...and ultimately cease, is a contradiction in terms" t- A like contradiction is involved if we speak of unpolarized light as homogeneous, really homogeneous...
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