antinode


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  • noun

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(physics) the point of maximum displacement in a periodic system

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In order to obtain the best possible response, the excitation should be localized in the neighborhood of the antinode of the mode under investigation.
Cutting wedges of grinding wheel are positioned in resonance ultrasound wave systems antinodes of longitudinal stagnancy oscillation.
A photon is a unit (packet) of energy from standing half waves at the antinodes where the speed of light is relative to infinity and mass is part of infinity.
Note that one doesn't have to have different size particles in a rotating tube to be able to see nodes and antinodes but the segregation of different sized particles makes the results dramatic.
During vibrations, each pattern of strutting system characteristically has nodes and antinodes at various locations on the body of the guitar.