accelerating potential

accelerating potential

[ak′sel·ər‚ād·iŋ pə′ten·shəl]
(electronics)
The energy potential in electron-beam equipment that imparts additional speed and energy to the electrons.
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The accelerating potential is the applied voltage between the anode and cathode of the x-ray tube.
Khan will be one of 120 students attending a series of summer workshops hosted by the Los Angeles-based charity, which focuses on "Leadership, Excellence and Accelerating Potential.
Mass maps (100 laser shots/sample) were acquired in reflectron mode using an instrument setting of full accelerating potential of 19.
Labor markets, for example, have tightened in recent years as demand has persistently outstripped even accelerating potential supply.
Spectrum is committed to expediting our program for apaziquone, with the goal of accelerating potential registration and integrating apaziquone into our plan to expand our footprint in the U.