wave guide

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Noun1.wave guide - a hollow metal conductor that provides a path to guide microwaves; used in radar
conductor - a device designed to transmit electricity, heat, etc.
microwave radar, radar, radio detection and ranging, radiolocation - measuring instrument in which the echo of a pulse of microwave radiation is used to detect and locate distant objects
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A light signal was launched into the input port of the wave guide.
The different functions are separated into a wave guide cut-off channel housing to provide the capability of controlling radiation and undesirable effects of enclosures.
The antibodies need aqueous solutions, so you have to do that in a water environment, that is you have to collect the samples and you have to have water solution on top of the wave guide.
Conzone of Schott Glass Technologies, examined sodium aluminophosphate glass which, when doped with rare earth elements such as erbium and ytterbium, is used in optical and photonic sy stems such as laser sources, and in wave guide amplifiers.
A microwave plasma in argon is generated inside a pyrex tube by a 3-kW power supply in combination with a magnetron, wave guide, and a resonant cavity.
Based on this principle, light can be trapped in a film that is sandwiched between a cover and a substrate, forming a wave guide.
The acoustical pulse is sent through the wave guide and carried by media such as twisted-pair wire to signal conditioners that will digitize the information for a computer.
The VideoWave II's home theatre features six woofers with acoustic wave guide technology, Bose PhaseGuide sound radiator technology, digital signal processing, and Bose ADAPTiQ technology, which adjusts output depending on the room's dimensions and layout.
Alcatel will make available a 16-channel arrayed wave guide at the end of 2Q'2000, the laser pumps are available immediately while the interface is expected at the end of 1Q'2000.
This technology makes possible an optical system-on-a-chip, a thin film optical wave guide version of a bulk optical system.
Walker thinks it has detected oceanic earthquakes missed by the continental networks because the oceanic crust -- and perhaps the ocean, too -- acts as wave guide, preventing seismic waves from traveling very far into the continents.