Dispersive

  • (adj): Tending to disperse.
    Synonyms: distributive
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Some articles on dispersive:

Speed Of Sound - Basic Formula
... In a non-dispersive medium sound speed is independent of sound frequency, so the speeds of energy transport and sound propagation are the same ... audible sounds, a mixture of oxygen and nitrogen constitutes a non-dispersive medium ... But air does contain a small amount of CO2 which is a dispersive medium, and it introduces dispersion to air at ultrasonic frequencies (> 28 kHz) ...
Banded Waveguide Synthesis
... Banded Waveguides Synthesis is a physical modeling synthesis method to simulate sounds of dispersive sounding objects, or objects with strongly inharmonic resonant frequencies efficiently ... In dispersive media the traveling speed of disturbances depends on their frequency and we get where is the frequency of the disturbance ... Many physical systems are dispersive, for example the elastic beams described by the Euler-Bernoulli beam equation where is a material constant ...
Supercontinuum - Description of Dynamics of Continuum Formation in Fiber - Soliton Fission Regime
... During the fission process excess energy is shed as dispersive waves on the short wavelength side ... Generally these dispersive waves will undergo no further shifting and thus the extension short of the pump is dependent on how broadly the soliton expands as it breathes ... It is possible for the soliton Raman continuum to interact with the dispersive radiation via four-wave mixing and cross-phase modulation ...
Systems Dominated By Dispersive Adhesion
... situations these attractions are trivial however, dispersive adhesion plays a dominant role in various adhesive systems, especially when multiple forms of intermolecular ... It has been shown by experimental methods that the dispersive mechanism of adhesion plays a large role in the overall adhesion in polymeric systems in particular ...
Dispersive Partial Differential Equation
... In mathematics, a dispersive partial differential equation or dispersive PDE is a partial differential equation that is dispersive ...

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