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 kits provide 255 individual parts including a range of lenses, filters, and prisms mainly suited for the visible spectrum.
To absorb sunlight efficiently, photovoltaic cells need to be colored to pick up light along the visible spectrum.
Image sensors that can detect wavelengths between the visible spectrum and Mid-Wavelength Infrared - specifically Near Infrared (NIR) and Short-Wave Infrared (SWIR) - are becoming more prevalent, as is data on these wavelengths.
acne clearing eraser) is a portable, battery powered spot treatment device that emits energy in the red and blue region of the visible spectrum to treat mild to moderate acne on the face.
The Black Hornet aerial sensor utilises FLIR's Lepton micro thermal camera, visible spectrum cameras, advanced low-power rotor technology, and proprietary software for flight control, stabilization, and communications.
NASA spent some thousands of dollars developing paints that appear white, red, black and two shades of blue in the visible spectrum, yet absorbed the same energy over the full solar spectrum.
Wavelengths of light at the blue-green end of the visible spectrum can disruptthe system.
Broad-spectrum sources, with significant spectral output across the entire visible spectrum, potentially provide additional benefits to the driver; these light sources can provide better color information and can activate all of the photoreceptors in the eye more efficiently.
These gold-and-silver bumps could then be altered in size, to relay any colour within the visible spectrum to the outer electronic scale.
Combining their previous research with this new development, the team was able to create pixels with extremely vivid colors across the entire visible spectrum.
Detection capabilities are not limited to the visible spectrum, but also take advantage of infrared, ultraviolet, and other spectra.