Hertzian wave

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an electromagnetic wave generated by oscillations in an electric circuit

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There he began work on the long distance detection of Hertzian waves and by 1896 had established a world distance record.
At first these long-wave radiations were called Hertzian waves, but later the name radio waves came into use instead.
All of these waves are often referred to as Hertzian waves, named after a 19th century German physics professor who demonstrated the identity of light and electromagnetic waves.