the use of nonrandom radiation, especially a laser beam, to change an atomic, electronic, or molecular system’s behavior.
noun 1. light in which the electromagnetic waves maintain a fixed and predictable phase relationship with each other over a period of time.
[koh-heer-uh nt, -her-] /koʊˈhɪər ənt, -ˈhɛr-/ adjective 1. logically connected; consistent: a coherent argument. 2. having a natural or due agreement of parts; harmonious: a coherent design. 3. ; sticking together: a coherent mass of sticky candies. 4. Physics, Optics. of or relating to waves that maintain a fixed phase relationship, as in , or […]
- Coherent parallel c
language A data parallel version of C. [“Coherent Parallel C”, E. Felten et al in Third Conf on Hypercube Concurrent Computers and Appls, ACM, 1988, pp. 440-450]. (1995-01-04)
[koh-heer-er, -her-] /koʊˈhɪər ər, -ˈhɛr-/ noun 1. a person or thing that . 2. Radio. a device usually used in detecting radio waves, as a tube filled with a conducting substance in granular form, whose electrical resistance increases when struck by radio waves. /kəʊˈhɪərə/ noun 1. (physics) an electrical component formerly used to detect radio […]