active element


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active element

[′ak·tiv ′el·ə·mənt]
(electronics)
Any generator of voltage or current in an impedance network. Also known as active component.
(nuclear physics)
A chemical element which has one or more radioactive isotopes.
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The interface between the active element and the backing block is a thin layer of low temperature (60 [degrees]C) solder.
BlueJ delivers active element programming; enabling programmers to view element interactions while the program is being built.
We hope that this is just the beginning of adding a new and active element to raising awareness about intellectual property.
GCC "is active element that combines stability and clear vision towards future.
In a message sent to the Head of State, participants in the Conference also commend the Head of State's efforts to make of the transport sector an active element in boosting the economic circuit, vitalising the tourism and exportation sectors and guaranteeing bigger development opportunities for the regions, in such a way as to contribute to winning the stakes set in the vanguard electoral programme, placed under the motto "Together, We Meet Challenges.
Just as the container itself becomes an active element by supporting as well as enclosing, the wires that power the neon elements are made formally dynamic by being looped inside and outside the box.
Luminance is an active element of the architecture, as changing light playing across the panorama outside is admitted through the transparent walls on the east and, to a greater extent, on the west.
Even when closed the shutters cast luminous patterns across the floor so that light becomes an active element of architecture.
Part 1 - Access active elements 30 pieces, Part 2 - Aggregate active element 2 pcs.
Total quantity or scope: Part 1 - Access active elements 30 pieces, Part 2 - Aggregate active element 2 pcs.
Explores topics often not covered in antenna textbooks, such as active element pattern, array feeding, means of phase changing, array antenna characterisation, sequential rotation techniques and reactively loaded arrays.
The subject of public procurement is to provide comprehensive services to ensure the operation of active elements, server rooms, data centers, fiber optic backbone network and local structured cabling in buildings MMB including technical support, proactive monitoring, new versions of software, software patches, spare parts and the gradual replacement of infrastructure .