Continuous Wave

Description: Method of radio transmission, in which a sinusoidal carrier wave is switched on and off. Information is carried in the varying duration of the on and off periods of the signal, e.g. by Morse code (source)

Example: None

Synonym(s): CW, Continuous Waveform

Element Segments: Space Segment, Ground Segment

Element Families: Communications, Signal Processing

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