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isotron

[′ī·sə‚trän]
(nucleonics)
A device for sorting isotopes of an element in which ions are accelerated to a fixed energy in a strong electric field, and a radio-frequency field then selects ions according to their velocity, which is inversely proportional to the square root of their mass.
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Turnover, including a three month contribution from Isotron, grew 31 per cent to pounds 152.6 million.
Synergy said it was offering nearly 1.1 of its own shares for every Isotron share which valued Isotron at 750p a share.
At the request of TSWG, Isotron has just developed a polymer coating that might be valuable after a dirty-bomb attack.
Session 4 on medical applications of latex will include the following presentations: "Latex medical gloves--has quality improved over the last 20 years?" Peter Phillips, Surgical Material Testing Laboratory, U.K.; "Sterilization options and issues," John Woolston, Isotron plc, U.K.; "Estimating shelf life of medical products made from natural and synthetic rubber latex," Bill Potter, Stapleford Scientific Services, U.K.; and "Condoms--trends in safety and testing," Steffen Bodemeier, CPR Produktions--und Vertriebs GmbH, Germany.
A leading food packaging manufacturer now relies on Isotron Plc to sterilize the bags needed for their bag-in-box products.
The project, in which Isotron, a part of Spanish state-owned engineering company Babcock & Wilcox will be involved, will take two years to carry out using exclusively Spanish technology, the statement said.
Meggitt Sensing Systems has extended its family of Endevco Isotron general purpose IEPE accelerometers.
The microphones offer a lower overall per channel measurement cost and are directly compatible with Isotron signal conditioning.
The agreed offer is 1.20702 Synergy shares for every Isotron share, valuing Isotron at 839.5 pence a share or pounds 180.6 million, with a cash alternative of 800 pence a share.
SWINDON-BASED medical product sterilisation specialist Isotron saw profits rise 9pc to pounds 5.6m in the second half of 2005, buoyed by acquisitions in Ireland and Thailand.
For more than fifteen years now Isotron Plc have been offering the facility for irradiating products to help clean up or keep clean certain materials.
The Endevco model 4416B from Meggitt Sensing Systems is a portable, compact, low-noise battery operated signal conditioner and power supply, designed to support Isotron accelerometers, prepolarised condenser microphones and preamplifiers, pre-calibrated microphone and preamplifier combination sets, and low-cost array measurement microphones, by supplying power to the transducer from a constant current (4.7mA) source, with selectable gain of 1 or 10.