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transducer

(Science: physics) A device that transforms one type of energy to another.


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The Fiber Disease

... of a high laser quality, a virtual visual image of the fish appears above the water. It shows that the hologram in question acts as a holographic transducer between the acoustic and electromagnetic domains. Laboratory illustration of a holographic transducer between the acoustic and electromagnetic ...

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by Nadas Moksha
Mon Dec 11, 2006 1:03 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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The Fiber Disease

... systems (NEMS) are the actuation and detection of their sub-nanometer displacements at high frequencies. The terms actuator, sensor , and transducer are widely used in the description of measurement systems - sometimes interchangeably. In the broadest sense, a transducer receives energy ...

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by Nadas Moksha
Fri Oct 27, 2006 9:34 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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The Fiber Disease

... receiver domain (e.g. a ligand-binding domain for chemotaxis, or a light-absorbing chromophore in phototaxis). Their activation is forwarded by a transducer protein that contains a signalling domain. The architecture of receptors and transducers is as heterogenous as the perceived signals. The ...

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by Skytroll
Fri Aug 18, 2006 3:07 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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Predicting Genders In Human Babies

... this advice is delivered by a sequence of chemical reactions called the "JAK/STAT" pathway. ("JAK/STAT" is an acronym for "Janus kinase/signal transducer and activator transcription.") "Though we all know that the survival of the species depends on producing children, up until now we haven't ...

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by victor
Mon Aug 29, 2005 1:17 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Predicting Genders In Human Babies
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