electromagnetic pulse


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electromagnetic pulse

[i¦lek·trō·mag′ned·ik ′pəls]
(electromagnetism)
The pulse of electromagnetic radiation generated by a large thermonuclear explosion.
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This work has the potential to change prevailing views on how electromagnetic pulses accompanying lightning are produced and what consequences they have,'' said Yuri Taranenko of Los Alamos.
For instance, the US and Russian military have developed electromagnetic pulse (EMP) warheads that create a radio-frequency shockwave.
This design is unique and useful as it allows the adjustment of the operating frequency of RFID tags by external electromagnetic pulse or electromagnetic radiation.
The problem is, the size is dictated by the properties of the electromagnetic pulse to be generated.
The Company's patented technology isolates pipeline anomalies by propagating a broad band electromagnetic pulse or dual pulse along a pipe and then interpreting the resulting wave spectrum.
Since the Navy first announced itsintent to build and operate an electromagnetic pulse (EMP) simulator in the Chesapeake Bay--one of the most productive estuarine systems in the world--there has been growing concern about the project's potential environmental impact.
An underground terrorist group has detonated an electromagnetic pulse device in the air over Hawaii, which has destroyed all lines of communication, rendering U.
Joseph Galbraith, Vice President of Field Operations for PROFILE TECHNOLOGIES, INC (NASDAQ: PRTK) presented a technical paper at the annual meeting of the National Association of Corrosion Engineers (NACE) today explaining how his company has pioneered an electromagnetic pulse technology to discover corrosion on insulated or buried piping.
API's high voltage HEMP filters and surge suppressors protect sensitive electronic equipment during transient conditions including electromagnetic pulse, nuclear electromagnetic pulse, inductive switching, lightning strikes and electrostatic discharge.
Profile's revolutionary inspection technology detects corrosion by identifying electromagnetic anomalies in a pipeline through the propagation of a broad band electromagnetic pulse or dual pulse along a pipe segment and then interpreting the wave characteristics.
The satellites, said to be resistant to jamming and to the electromagnetic pulse (EMP) of nuclear blasts, are believed to have been deployed to geostationary orbit aopt a single rocket, from which they would then separate to their assigned positions.

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