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immersion

(i-mer -shŏn) Entry of a celestial body into a state of invisibility during an eclipse or occultation.

Immersion

(religion, spiritualism, and occult)

Immersion is a term used to describe the Sun or the Moon as it enters an eclipse. Sometimes the term is applied to occultations.

immersion

[ə′mər·zhən]
(astronomy)
The disappearance of a celestial body either by passing behind another or passing into another's shadow.
(mathematics)
A mapping ƒ of a topological space X into a topological space Y such that for every xX there exists a neighborhood N of x, such that ƒ is a homeomorphism of N onto ƒ(N).
(science and technology)
Placement into or within a fluid, usually water.
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The immersion periods were varied from 50 to 250 hours.
Founded in 1993, Immersion Corporation is a recognized leader in developing, licensing, and marketing digital touch technology and products.
Our VibeTonz System can provide mobile device manufacturers with an inexpensive enhancement to touchscreen operation," explains Immersion CEO Vic Viegas.
GeoTel's vision for the VibeTonz System makes use of its extensive capability to improve the user communications experience, including game play," said Immersion CEO Vic Viegas.
Immersion, the Immersion logo, and TouchSense are trademarks of Immersion Corporation in the United States and other countries.
Immersion Corporation develops hardware and software technologies that improve the way people interact with electronic devices.
Korea is one of the most advanced wireless marketplaces in the world, and SK Telecom, its number one operator, continues to embrace VibeTonz technology and use it to create innovative new services," said Victor Viegas, Immersion CEO.
With two of the top five mobile handset manufacturers now licensees, VibeTonz technology can be more widely deployed by various operators serving different geographies and market segments," said Vic Viegas, Immersion CEO.
With the introduction of this latest immersion system, ASML now offers immersion solutions for its customers for resolutions from 65- to 40-nm with three different products that allow for seamless system transition by customers: from one resolution to the next.
Immersion Corporation (Nasdaq:IMMR), a leading developer and licensor of touch feedback technology, has expanded its VibeTonz(R) tactile feedback system to now provide an inexpensive and robust way of improving the usability of mobile-device touchscreens.
Immersion Corporation (Nasdaq:IMMR), a leading developer and licensor of touch feedback technology, introduces its next-generation TouchSense(R) vibration technology to match the realism expected of next-generation video console gaming systems.