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What does EW stand for?

EW stands for Evanescent Wave

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The systems will be distressed for steady-state and time-resolved optical measurements of luminescence, reflection and transmission in a variety of samples, as well as measurements of evanescent waves in photonic structures.
MARYLAND (CyHAN)- As the latest in a continuing progression of NASA supersonics research projects aimed at reducing or mitigating the effect of sonic booms, the Farfield Investigation of No Boom Threshold, or FaINT, flight research project will help engineers better understand evanescent waves, an acoustic phenomenon that occurs at the very edges or just outside of the cone or envelope where sonic booms are heard.
The nanowires carry light via evanescent waves that envelop the slender filaments.
The University of Arizona and France's University of Rennes are developing IR glass fibers for biochemical sensors using evanescent wave spectroscopy .