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Descriptor English: Interferometry
Descriptor Spanish: Interferometría
Descriptor Portuguese: Interferometria
Descriptor French: Interférométrie
Entry term(s): Interferometries
Tree number(s): E05.490
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D007368
Scope note: Measurement of distances or movements by means of the phenomena caused by the interference of two rays of light (optical interferometry) or of sound (acoustic interferometry).
Annotation: NIM; coord with LIGHT (NIM) or SOUND (NIM) if specified
Allowable Qualifiers: AE adverse effects
CL classification
EC economics
ES ethics
HI history
IS instrumentation
MO mortality
MT methods
NU nursing
PX psychology
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
VE veterinary
Previous Indexing: Lasers (1966-1976)
Optics (1966-1976)
Public MeSH Note: 77
History Note: 77
DeCS ID: 7536
Unique ID: D007368
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Date Established: 1977/01/01
Date of Entry: 1976/04/13
Revision Date: 1992/05/14
Interferometry - Preferred
Concept UI M0011487
Scope note Measurement of distances or movements by means of the phenomena caused by the interference of two rays of light (optical interferometry) or of sound (acoustic interferometry).
Preferred term Interferometry
Entry term(s) Interferometries



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