Interference may refer to:
Other articles related to "interference":
... The sexual interference hypothesis proposes that additional male signals evolve as a way for males to hinder female mate choice by interfering with the propagation and ... In turn, males respond by producing better interference signals and signals that are not so easily blocked ...
... pattern generation have been established Laser interference and projection ... The laser interference method works with two wide planar laser beam fronts ... Their interference results in regular, equidistant line patterns ...
... The signal-to-interference ratio (S/I or SIR), also known as the carrier-to-interference ratio (C/I, CIR), is the quotient between the average received modulated carrier power S or C ... The CIR ratio is studied in interference limited systems, i.e ... If both situations can occur, the carrier-to-noise-and-interference ratio, C/(N+I) or CNIR may be studied ...
Famous quotes containing the word interference:
“Now for civil service reform. Legislation must be prepared and executive rules and maxims. We must limit and narrow the area of patronage. We must diminish the evils of office-seeking. We must stop interference of federal officers with elections. We must be relieved of congressional dictation as to appointments.”
—Rutherford Birchard Hayes (18221893)
“Adolescent girls were fighting a mothers interference because they wanted her to acknowledge their independence. Whatever resentment they had was not towards a mothers excessive concern, or even excessive control, but towards her inability to see, and appreciate, their maturing identity.”
—Terri Apter (20th century)
“The truth is, the whole administration under Roosevelt was demoralized by the system of dealing directly with subordinates. It was obviated in the State Department and the War Department under [Secretary of State Elihu] Root and me [Taft was the Secretary of War], because we simply ignored the interference and went on as we chose.... The subordinates gained nothing by his assumption of authority, but it was not so in the other departments.”
—William Howard Taft (18571930)