YAG


Also found in: Medical, Acronyms.

YAG

 (yăg)
n.
A hard synthetic yttrium aluminum garnet used in laser technology and as a gemstone.

yag

(jæɡ)
n
an artificial yttrium aluminium garnet used in jewellery and in lasers

YAG

(yæg)

n.
a synthetic yttrium aluminum garnet, used for infrared lasers and as a gemstone.
[1960–65; y(ttrium)a(luminum)g(arnet)]
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
Director of the Crystal Dynamix division added, “[w]e can produce high-quality YAG and Er:YAG currently, and are expanding our product lines in the future.
Mr Brown, the UN's special envoy on education who met YAG members recently in Westminster, said: "Young people are leading the global rights revolution.
Periodontal treatment with an Er: YAG laser compared to scaling and root planing: a controlled clinical study.
These are easily and successfully treated by lysing the vitreous face, in a similar manner to YAG capsulotomy for treatment of posterior capsular opacification (PCO).
There is a difference between the molten pool formation location due to the arc alone in TIG-YAG hybrid welding and YAG-TIG hybrid welding but, in both cases, when the YAG laser was irradiated onto the moltenpool, easily formed by the action of the arc alone, a deep penetration could be formed, except that all the welds were not fully penetrated welds [25].
Verify patient's improvement (symptoms and signs) following Nd: YAG Inferior Turbinectomy (laser IT) and compare these results with those obtained following Functional Endoscopic Inferior Turbinectomy (FESS IT) and Conventional partial turbinectomy (Conventional IT).
Fiber optic laser engraving technology has the ability to produce high line screen engravings without the undesirable cell characteristics of the YAG lasers and it does it consistently (See Fig.
Once relegated to delicate and temperature-sensitive laboratory work, the new, more powerful YAG will also be soon challenging a lot of nonlaser ways of doing welding, cutting, and drilling.
The dental surgical lasers market consists of laser diodes, CO2, Er: YAG, Nd: YAG and Er, Cr: YSGG.
de/optoelektronik/ledlighting/artikel/120231/ : "In Europe, the German/European equivalent of the US YAG patent 925 was already invalidated in 2014" and/or "As of immediately we are no longer subject to any restrictions in the use of YAG", in regard to Nichia's European patent EP 0 936 682 and/or any national parts thereof, also referred to as the "YAG patent".