visible spectrum

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Noun1.visible spectrum - the distribution of colors produced when light is dispersed by a prismvisible spectrum - the distribution of colors produced when light is dispersed by a prism
spectrum - an ordered array of the components of an emission or wave
electromagnetic spectrum - the entire frequency range of electromagnetic waves
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The Spectrophotometer technology is used in every day industry to either characterise a sample and/or to also provide visible wavelength data for the accurate calculation of colour.
QD Laser also has the potential to extend wavelength lineup by combining with a wavelength conversion technology in visible wavelength regions like 515nm and 555nm for special green laser or 560nm and 590nm for yellow to orange colors.
This situation should be feasibly solved by changing visible wavelength laser by another suitable NIR excitation laser.
However, the new patented mirror system used in the ultra-accelerated concentrator has very high reflectance in the UV and near visible wavelength ranges while attenuating reflectance in the longer wavelength visible and IR portions of the solar spectrum.
Ex vivo and computer model study on retinal thermal laser-induced damage in the visible wavelength range.
The high light transmittance of optical composites at the visible wavelength range brings about the possibility of communication between the inside and outside of the devices, while the high CTE of the epoxy resin needs to be lowered to match with that of the packed devices such that a large thermal strain between the contained device and the epoxy package under operating condition can be avoided.
Uncertainties in the NIST spectral standards for detectors and sources in the visible wavelength range are propagated from the high accuracy cryogenic radiometer measurements, taking correlations into account at every stage.
Teams of students in grades five and up are working with scientists, mission planners and educators from Arizona State University's Mars Space Flight Facility to image a site on Mars using a visible wavelength camera.
Titanium nitride is a promising candidate in the near-infrared and visible wavelength ranges.
The visible wavelength dependence of transmittance of specimens with large solvent content is attributed to the void of which the size is smaller than the wavelength of visible light.
For the golden-like beetle, the constructive interference is found for wavelengths larger than 515 nm, the red part of the visible wavelength range," Vargas says, "while for the silver-like beetle it happens for wavelengths larger than 400 nm--that is, for the entire visible wavelength range.
As a practical requirement, these coatings must retain high transparency over the visible wavelength regime and, ideally, not interfere with the operation of electronic devices by, e.