ultraviolet source

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Noun1.ultraviolet source - any source of illumination that emits ultraviolet radiationultraviolet source - any source of illumination that emits ultraviolet radiation
mercury-vapor lamp - ultraviolet lamp that emits a strong bluish light (rich in ultraviolet radiation) as electric current passes through mercury vapor
source of illumination - any device serving as a source of visible electromagnetic radiation
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Our extreme ultraviolet source development and commercialization progress continued as we demonstrated improved expose power performance using prepulse and we realized significant improvement in extending collector lifetimes and the viability of collector refurbishment.
Dr Smith's first idea to was to heat the materials with a laser but found that a focused ultraviolet source provided the energy needed to cure the composite.
An ultraviolet source is placed in a vacuum chamber and the inner surfaces are bombarded by UV energy, which is directly absorbed by the water molecules, allowing them to attain enough energy to break free of the films.

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