ceramic amplifier

ceramic amplifier

[sə′ram·ik ′am·plə‚fī·ər]
(electronics)
An amplifier that utilizes the piezoelectric properties of semiconductors such as silicon.
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Also, ceramic amplifier slabs could provide more robust and compact designs for high-peak-power, fusion-class lasers for stockpile stewardship and high-average-power lasers for theatre missile defense.