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etalon

[′ed·əl‚än]
(optics)
Two adjustable parallel mirrors mounted so that either one may serve as one of the mirrors in a Michelson interferometer; used to measure distances in terms of wavelengths of spectral lines.
An instrument similar to the Fabry-Pérot interferometer, except that the distance between the plates is fixed. Also known as Fabry-Pérot etalon.

etalon

In optical networking, an etalon is a passive filter that uses a Fabry-Perot cavity. See Fabry-Perot.
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Caption: Etalons are made of poly (N-isopropylacrylamide)-based microgels sandwiched between two gold layers.
Fiers d'eux" "Avec ou sans le trophee, les Etalons ont gagne leur Coupe.
The excitement of the trip begins weeks before; the website for the Route des Etalons allows you to plot an itinerary on a map and assemble a list of stallions you would like to visit.
Les Etalons ont pulverise leur objectif initial, qui etait de "faire mieux" que les editions precedentes, c'est-a-dire obtenir une victoire, chose faite contre l'Ethiopie (4-0) au bout de 18 tentatives infructueuses en CAN.
The 14-year-old son of Be My Guest is due to arrive at his new County Tipperary home next week from his current base at La Station des Etalons in Branville, France.
This patent demonstrates the concept, method and design to achieve chromatic dispersion compensation using cascaded Gires-Tournois etalons.
The PowerShaper TDC family manages dispersion continuously over a wide optical pass-band using patented, thermally tuned, solid-state optical etalons.
Selon la FBF, cette decision a ete prise [beaucoup moins que] au regard des resultats insuffisants [beaucoup plus grand que] des Etalons a la Coupe d'Afrique des nations 2015 en Guinee equatoriale.
Et le Nigeria, au gre d'un rythme assez lent et dans une partie peu spectaculaire, n'a donc pas eu a forcer, tant il a etouffe les Etalons, qui ne se sont revoltes que dans la derniere demi-heure seulement, a l'image de ce tir de Sanou rasant le montant (74e).
a envoye le Burkina Faso en demi-finale de la CAN-2013 pour la deuxieme fois de son histoire, dimanche a Nelspruit, les Etalons affrontant le Ghana, demain mercredi, pour une place en finale.
The PowerShaper(TM) FDS module compensates for chromatic dispersion using cascaded Gires-Tournois etalons.
CELTIC ARMS, winner of the French Derby for Pascal Bary in 1994, has been found dead in his stallion box at Le Station des Etalons stud farm in France.