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  1. contain insufficient energy to directly chemically change substances by ionization, and so are an example of nonionizing radiation

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    created by user picturefactobot on December 26, 2008
  2. are electromagnetic waves with wavelengths ranging from 1 mm to 1 m, or frequencies between 0.3 GHz and 300 GHz

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  3. Apparatus and techniques may be described qualitatively as "microwave" when the wavelengths of signals are roughly the same as the dimensions of the equipment, so that lumped-element circuit theory is inaccurate

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  4. As a consequence, practical microwave technique tends to move away from the discrete resistors, capacitors, and inductors used with lower frequency radio waves

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  5. Instead, distributed circuit elements and transmission-line theory are more useful methods for design, analysis

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