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Specular

Having the reflective properties of a mirror. This means that any incident light will be reflected in the mirror angle direction. Most surfaces are a mix between a specular and lambertian surface.
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With the specular microscope it was possible to analyse, capture images, and quantify the cell density and hexagonality of the corneal endothelium.
If coating B is darker than A, and coating C looks intense greenish-yellow (Pictures 7 and 8) or reddish-gold, this correlates to 450 illumination and -15 or 150 away from specular viewing, which is closest to the geometry of commonly used multi-angle spectrophotometers.
the specular gloss and the selected roughness parameter) but also their variability.
63270 Table 2: Specular count paired T test results Mean N Pair 1 Specular Count Pre-op 2673.
For preparing the Specular Gloss scale, the amount of a precipitated silica as a matting agent was manipulated in a single-layer solventborne acrylic/polyurethane clearcoat.
In case of portrait screen mode, specular reflections caused by upper two IR-LEDs were used for calculating gaze position.
To ascertain the specular and off-specular scattering distribution from the coating and the substrate surfaces, light scattering measurements were performed on both exposed and unexposed epoxy specimens using a custom-designed optical scattering instrument in the Building and Fire Research Laboratory at NIST.
There are several flop index equations, but most are based on the difference between the reflectance near specular and the reflectance far from specular, all divided by the reflectance at an intermediate angle.
We present a case of successful suprascapular nerve block by using the specular symmetry technique in a patient whose anatomic landmarks were not palpable due to a shoulder tumor.
In November 2004, a new ISO standard was published for the determination of paper gloss at a specular angle of 20[degrees].
On arriving from his native Australia, Specular was talked of as a potential champion hurdler.