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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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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