skin resistance

skin resistance

[′skin ri‚zis·təns]
(electricity)
For alternating current of a given frequency, the direct-current resistance of a layer at the surface of a conductor whose thickness equals the skin depth.
(naval architecture)
The frictional resistance existing between the shell or skin of a ship and the water flowing over it.
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On every track," explains Gaynor, "the frequency of the crystal bowls differs significantly in terms of what's heard in each ear--which creates a relaxation response in the brain that can be measured by multiple different modalities including heart rate variability and skin resistance.
The Facial product, Sun & Wind protection, is personalized by the skin type and naturally enhances the skin resistance to the Sun Radiation & Ozone damage, protects from the wind and harsh weather conditions, balances the sebaceous glands activity and enhances the skin main function as a barrier system.
Colbert also led a 2006 study that documented a sizable increase in skin resistance during sleep and corresponding decrease upon waking.
Helps the synthesis of collagen fibres for better skin resistance.
He discusses the history of the method, the morphology and inspection of the outer ear, the pressure pain test, the electrical skin resistance test, the needle contact test, how to interface auricular diagnosis with clinical status, and how to select points for treatment.
In a paper published in Photochemistry and Photobiology, 2008, 84, KA[paragraph]pcke and Krutmann analyzed seven reports on clinical trials exploring the relationship between the consumption of Beta-Carotene and skin resistance to the ultraviolet (UV) radiation present in the sun's rays.
An inexpensive galvanic skin resistance device can be used to measure the change in skin resistance as it relates to sweat rates.
One of my coworkers, a psychologist, was studying the galvanic (electrical) skin resistance of the sole of the foot to measure anxiety.
Their methodology included an evaluation of skin resistance level, skin resistance response, skin temperature and skin blood flow (laser Doppler flow).
In order to improve skin resistance and limit the appearance of fine lines, Silab has introduced Elastonyl, an anti-stretch mark and anti-wrinkle ingredient that protects and repairs elastic and collagen tissue.
Sensors embedded in clothing and equipment will measure factors such as heart rate, electrical skin resistance and body temperature.
Most of all, the eye is almost closed as a result of losses caused by loss tangent and skin resistance, It's highly likely that the correct bit sequence will not make it to the receiver on the line and this circuit will likely malfunction.