In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- Delta E is a scientific measure of color change calculated by using a color spectrometer which determines the amount of light refracted back to the instrument.
- The next Europa mission, planned for launch sometime after 2009, is expected to carry high-resolution spectrometers to map the surface and determine the mineralogical and organic composition of the surface ice.
- It boasts ‘imaging infrared and ultraviolet spectrometers, a multi-color camera, a long-range telescopic camera, two particle spectrometers, a space-dust detector and a radio science experiment’.
- An X-ray spectrometer on board the rover performed 15 separate chemical analyses of the Martian soil, and identified large amounts of silicate minerals, suggesting that Mars had a similar geological history to the Earth.
- Experimentally, we compared the quantitative distribution of each pigment based on our proposed method with one measured using a spectrometer.
- The spectrometer provides the measure of the gold carat.
- Both spectrometers were interfaced to computers for data analysis.
- The returning light would be detected by an imaging spectrometer to create a spectral image of the apple on a computer screen.
- He read the labels on the atomic spectrometer's controls and displays before taking a look into the sample chamber.
- It is likely that both the absorption spectrum and the emission spectrum are changed at high intensities with respect to the low-intensity spectra of DsRed recorded by conventional spectrometers.
- The detector range of the array spectrometer is 200 to 875 nm, from ultraviolet into the near infrared.
- One of the early uses of this was the development of the spectrometer for identification of elements.
- The energy reflected back can be analyzed by a spectrometer that researchers then interpret.
- We are collecting the water samples and analysing it with the atomic spectrometer.
- Research quickened in the 1980s as better measuring techniques emerged, notably gas chromatograph-mass spectrometers.
- Using a spectrometer, the transmittance spectrum is measured in a number of small regions in a stained tissue slide.
- The specimens were subjected to element analysis by an energy-dispersive spectrometer.
- Working as miniature geologists, these robots will have miniature thermal emission spectrometers and an eye-height panoramic camera among their array of scientific instruments.
- The instruments on the orbiter include several cameras and spectrometers that work at different wavelengths: infrared, ultraviolet, visible and microwave.
- A spectrometer will measure the temperature of the atmosphere at various heights and pick out surface hot spots such as active volcanoes.
English has borrowed many of the following foreign expressions of parting, so you’ve probably encountered some of these ways to say goodbye in other languages.
Many words formed by the addition of the suffix –ster are now obsolete - which ones are due a resurgence?
As their breed names often attest, dogs are a truly international bunch. Let’s take a look at 12 different dog breed names and their backstories.