laser beam


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Noun1.laser beam - a beam of light generated by a laserlaser beam - a beam of light generated by a laser
light beam, ray, ray of light, beam of light, shaft of light, irradiation, beam, shaft - a column of light (as from a beacon)
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The optics worn by soldiers and pilots must work a lot faster, however, as a typical laser beam lasts only about 10-billionths of a second.
For example, a rapid power shift may cause a monitoring error due to unequal time constants of the monitor detector and test meter, and changes in the high order transverse mode content of the laser beam may also generate monitoring error due to spatial nonuniformity of the monitor detector.
Reading occurs when a low-power laser beam is focused on a track and the presence or absence of pits and lands is measured by the amount of reflected light.
A laser beam and a second "interference" beam focused on the array create a holographic interference pattern that is recorded onto a photopolymer on the disc.
When the excited gas gives off enough energy, photons shoot out of the tube as a colored laser beam.
One RAF helicopter was subjected to "a strong laser beam from a disco".
In rubber and tire applications where spot size is important, the sensor should be mounted with the laser beam as close to perpendicular to the surface as possible.
The use of a narrowly focused laser beam and new digital receiver technology allow measurements to be made in industrial environments over distances of 80 feet or more.
Illumination by a laser beam at night can distract pilots and even cause fatalities if it occurs during a critical phase of flight.
Precision of this technology is derived from two characteristics: laser beam accuracy as well as robotization of the process.
Pinpoint Laser Systems has introduced the 90-Line, a right-angle beam bender that takes the reference laser beam from the Microgage 2000 and turns it precisely 90[degrees].
QUALITY not quantity is the matra for north-east trainer Harry Williams these days and his small but select kennel continued in brilliant form when Laser Beam set new figures for Nottingham's 295m distance in the heats of the William Hill Sprint on Friday, writes Jonathan Kay.

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