sensitive volume

sensitive volume

[′sen·səd·iv ′väl·yəm]
(nucleonics)
The portion of a radiation-counter tube that responds to a specific radiation.
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The driving force for thermal sensitive volume phase transition was considered to be a balance between hydrophobic/hydrophilic interactions between network chains and water molecules [23].
In our study, all the synthesized samples show three steps pH sensitive volume phase transitions.
The lower half of the remote has a ridge which is a touch sensitive volume control so sliding your finger along the ridge is how you'd go about messing with the levels.
When this is coupled to a Carr-Purcell-Meiboom-Gill (CPMG) echo radiofrequency (RF) pulse sequence (emitted by an RF coil positioned between the magnets), a sensitive volume (8 mm (l) x 8 mm (w) x 10 [micro]m (d)) is established at a fixed distance above the RF coil.
Depth profiles of TPCs were obtained at 10-[micro]m step sizes and a 10-[micro]m sensitive volume resolution, which typically required between 1.6- and 2-h collection times.
A willingness to show the stubborn human toll of current events is honorable, and Tomlinson's devotion to such details of his characters' lives is the chief virtue that readers will take from this sensitive volume.
The Hummer comes with an eight-speaker BOSE sound system that includes CD player and the benefit of speed sensitive volume control.
Colder neutrons are preferred for experiments that study neutron decay properties because the neutron spends a longer time within the sensitive volume of the detector, thus increasing the probability of an observable decay.
Dr Mary McCauley in this elegant, sensitive volume which eschews clodhopping pedantry of many books on Soviet politics or the jargon of what a distinguished Russian colleague of mine used to call |topsy-turvy Bolshevism', sets out to discover what happened after 1985 and why the system fell apart, by using knowledge of the past to discern not only the shape of the present but, ever so cautiously, a hint of the future.
Complementing the three handsets launched today, the new Nokia Bluetooth Headset BH-803 echos the classic style of the handsets with a sleek design and stainless steel details.An optional ear loop makes it comfortable to wear, while the exceptional voice quality, touch sensitive volume control and voice dialling activation make for easy use of the Nokia Bluetooth Headset BH-803.
5) Analysis of test results,comparison with simulations of the charge deposited by high energy electrons in the sensitive volume of a typical DUT.
In the final analysis, Ellsberg withheld release of four sensitive volumes, partially minimizing the damage.