quartz fiber

quartz fiber

[′kwȯrts ′fī·bər]
(engineering)
An extremely fine and uniform quartz filament that may be used as a torsion thread or as an indicator in an electroscope or dosimeter.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
References in periodicals archive ?
Aero-composite capability is another featured capability that is displayed in Zhukovsky, including carbon fiber, glass fiber, aramid fiber, quartz fiber and textile's high-performance prepreg, aramid paper honeycomb, and PMI foam products.
The 16 EPA PAHs and deuterated PAHs were spiked on two one-eighth parts of a 47 mm quartz fiber filter (Whatman International Ltd., UK).
Influence of endodontic post type (glass fiber, quartz fiber or gold) and luting material on push-out bond strength to dentin in vitro.
Intermittent loading of teeth restored using quartz fiber, carbon- quartz fiber and zirconium dioxide ceramic root canal posts.
A type of electroscope is also used in the quartz fiber radiation dosimeter.
Furthermore, silane and consecutive application of bonding have been investigated: Ferrari et al.10 reported no significant improvement in bond strength by separately applying silane and different adhesives on methacrylate based quartz fiber posts.
Intermittent loading of teeth restored using quartz fiber, carbon-quartz fiber, and zirconium dioxide ceramic root canal posts.
Alternately, a flexible quartz fiber can be passed through a handheld instrument.
By the 1950s, electronic balances were developed that had beams made of quartz rods with a central quartz fiber. The electronic balance has this rod held in position so that the pan does not move.
The laser energy is delivered via a quartz fiber, either an end-firing or side-firing refractive 5.5 Fr fiber.
Though the microwave method accepts porcelain, graphite and platinum crucibles, it is maximized using lightweight quartz fiber crucibles [ILLUSTRATION FOR FIGURE 2 OMITTED].
A laser was used to deliver 630 nm light via the quartz fiber. During the study, 64 patients with superficial cancers were treated.