Mode Number

Some articles on modes, number, mode number, mode:

Wave–particle Duality - Turn of The 20th Century and The Paradigm Shift - Radiation Quantization
... stated that an object's energy is partitioned equally among the object's vibrational modes ... thermal objects, whose vibrational modes were defined as the speeds of their constituent atoms, and the speed distribution derived from egalitarian partitioning of these vibrational modes closely ... is quadratic—doubling the speed requires four times the energy—thus the number of atoms occupying high energy modes (high speeds) quickly drops off because ...
Eigentone - Mode Numbers
... A mode of vibration is characterized by a modal frequency and a mode shape ... It is numbered according to the number of half waves in the vibration ... vibrating beam with both ends pinned displayed a mode shape of half of a sine wave (one peak on the vibrating beam) it would be vibrating in mode 1 ...

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