Viewing topic: Electromagnetic Waves

See sub-topics for Electromagnetic Waves ... >> Physics >> Waves >> Electromagnetic Waves

Highest Rated Sign

No video has been submitted for this term

Nobody has posted a sign yet.

Electromagnetic Waves

  • Definition: Electromagnetic waves, do not require a medium. Instead, they consist of periodic oscillations of electrical and magnetic fields generated by charged particles, and can therefore travel through a vacuum. These types of waves vary in wavelength, and include radio waves, microwaves, infrared radiation, visible light, ultraviolet radiation, X-rays, and gamma rays.


  • There are no comments for this topic.