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electron beam

[i′lek‚trän ‚bēm]
(electronics)
A narrow stream of electrons moving in the same direction, all having about the same velocity.

electron beam

A stream of electrons, or electricity, that is directed towards a receiving object. See electron beam imaging and electron beam lithography.
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Electron beam sterilization can enable lighter weight packaging materials, drastically reduce energy consumptipn, and eliminate the need for rinse water.
and taking into account the practical experience of a team of experts working for a long period of time in the area of electron beam technology.
Electron beam and X-ray irradiators--irradiation facilities--are operated by electricity and do not use radioactive isotopes.
In the EPMA, the incident electron beam interacts with the sample producing characteristic x rays.
As opposed to gamma processing, which utilizes radioactive Cobalt 60 as its sterilizing source, and ethylene oxide processing, which utilizes a potentially carcinogenic gas as its sterilizing agent, electron beam processing utilizes high-energy electrons as its sterilizing agent.
We see great promise in electron beam technology, and we're excited about its potential to spark innovation," said Dr.
For this purpose, the technological rigging in MV-1 electron beam equipment is fitted with a copper watercooled plate (base) of a considerable length on which the molybdenum briquettes are preheated and partially melted under the effect of electron beams.
The electron beams create minute levels of radiolytes, natural compounds created when meat tissue is heated.
This newly commissioned accelerator, specially designed for such studies, will provide continuous electron beams ranging in energy from 0.
Other tire components were being processed by electron beams but because of their composition were considered too difficult to handle in an on-line situation.
Advanced Electron Beams (AEB), which enables the green factory of the future by making sustainability possible and profitable for manufacturers, today announced that Jim Hoffmaster has joined the company as senior vice president of engineering and operations.
Feldt, highly experienced & respected clean technology executive, joins Advanced Electron Beams to lead company through next phase of growth

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