Spiral Shape

Some articles on spiral shape, shape, spiral:

Double-clad Fiber - Fiber For Amplifiers and Fiber Lasers - Chaotic Fibers - Spiral Shape
... An almost-circular shape with small spiral deformation seems to be the most efficient for chaotic fibers ... reflection from the smooth wall, until the ray hits the "chunk", at which the spiral curve is broken (see figure at right) ... The property of DCFs with spiral-shaped cladding can be interpreted as conservation of angular momentum ...
Parker Spiral - Characteristics - Ballerina's Skirt Shape
... As the Sun rotates, its magnetic field twists into a Parker spiral, a form of an Archimedean spiral, as it extends through the solar system ... The spiral nature of the heliospheric magnetic field had been noted earlier by Hannes Alfvén, based on the structure of comet tails ... The influence of this spiral-shaped magnetic field on the interplanetary medium (solar wind) creates the largest structure in the Solar System, the heliospheric current sheet ...

Famous quotes containing the words shape and/or spiral:

    But her shape is the least of my madness; she has things by which it is more pleasing to die.
    Propertius Sextus (c. 50–16 B.C.)

    The spiral is a spiritualized circle. In the spiral form, the circle, uncoiled, unwound, has ceased to be vicious; it has been set free.
    Vladimir Nabokov (1899–1977)