In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
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- A magnet distorts the picture as it distorts the path of electrons flowing from the electron gun towards the screen inside the tv.
- When we built the electron gun we knew that a big problem would be to operate it at high electric field strength without breakdown.
- The basic idea is that an electron gun at the back of the picture tube fires a beam of electrons toward the inside front of the tube, which is coated with a layer of phosphorus material.
- Each pixel consists of a cell that's excited by applied current to light up the phosphor, rather than an electron gun that scans across a phosphor array.
- The experiment involves a source of quantum entities, let us say an electron gun that fires a steady stream of particles.
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