xenon arc lamp


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xenon arc lamp

[′zē‚nän ′ärk ‚lamp]
(electricity)
An arc lamp filled with xenon giving a light intensity approaching that of the carbon arc; particularly valuable in projecting motion pictures.
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The addition of layers has no effect on the cracking, breaking, or color change under a xenon arc lamp light.
The business, to be named Lighting Technologies International LLC, is a major manufacturer of xenon arc lamps for digital cinema projectors used in the worldwide cinema exhibition industry.
* Used in high resolution IMAX screens and projector screens, where xenon arc lamps act as an excellent source of short wavelength UV radiation
As xenon arc lamps age, they produce less shortwave UV and more visible and IR light.
The third component, the radiation source, was traditionally a tungsten filament; this has evolved into more advanced forms such as deuterium arc lamps, LED arc lamps, and xenon arc lamps.