transmission density


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transmission density

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(General Physics) physics a measure of the extent to which a substance transmits light or other electromagnetic radiation, equal to the logarithm to base ten of the reciprocal of the transmittance. Symbol: τ Former name: optical density
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Noun1.transmission density - (physics) a measure of the extent to which a substance transmits light or other electromagnetic radiation
density, denseness - the amount per unit size
natural philosophy, physics - the science of matter and energy and their interactions; "his favorite subject was physics"
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Fujitsu Limited, the New Energy and Industrial Technology Development Organization (NEDO), and the Photonics Electronics Technology Research Association (PETRA) today announced development of compact, high-capacity optical transceiver technology that, being compact and high capacity, operates at approximately 400Gbps/cm squared, the world's highest transmission density, roughly double that of previous technology.
Applying in [21 Theorem 1], for small transmission density, the outage probability with an asymptotic expression is given by
We will develop a first waveguide coupled nanolaser, demonstrate optical detectors with record small footprint and demonstrate for the first time an optical interconnect that satisfies the requirements of future computing systems with respect to transmission density, power consumption and device size.

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