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Angstrom

A unit of length equivalent to one-one billionth of one meter.
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"Pat has created a legacy with the Joules Angstrom brand and while building and guiding his company, he also felt the need to give back to the industry by taking active involvement in committees and at the officer level within NAPIM.
I learned that a lot of the best ideas come from listening to your own people and this is the ethos I adopted when I started Angstrom. We plan to be much more innovative in the coming years, and we will be able to rival the Far East."
On June 7, SACLA successfully increased the density of the electron beam by several hundred times and guided it with a precision of several micrometers to produce a bright X-ray laser with a record-breaking wavelength of only 1.2 Angstroms. (ANI)
Table II shows the values of the Angstrom model parameters, the statistical parameters calculated using the models are presented in Table III.
"Our drummer was into all technical things and he came up with Angstroms," reveals Gordon.
Aside from selection of essays and the composition of collection, De Bellis's contributions include the introductory text, which reviews the story of Harry Angstrom; a chronology of John Updike's life and work; a bibliography prepared especially for this publication; an essay on movies in Rabbit Redux; a detailed index of names and subjects; and, perhaps the most unusual one, the chronology of the "life" of Harry "Rabbit" Angstrom.
where wavelength [lambda], is in nm, [beta] is the Angstrom turbidity coefficient, and [alpha] the wavelength exponent (Angstrom, 1929, 1930; Shifrin, 1995).
"This expansion of capital will provide a very strong foundation for Angstrom's next stage of growth - commercialization of the world's leading fuel cell technology for handheld applications," Angstrom Chief Executive Paul Zimmerman said.
Incorporating Tera Angstrom technology in a real production environment, the facility is the result of a $50 million investment by Imation in technology designed to manufacture terabyte-class media in high volumes leading to a faster time-to-market.
Angstrom's Moffat says, "If you want to sort by grade, hand-held works fine in most applications." He adds that analysis can be completed in two to thee seconds using Angstrom's OES unit.
The AMD Opteron processors will be housed in Angstrom Titan64 Superblades from Angstrom Microsystems.
Angstrom level tolerances ([+ or -]20[Angstrom]) are offered for prototype or production components, such as mirrors for optical imaging/scanning, air bearings, optical disc molds, large area reference surfaces and custom gauging.