Electronics (Mike Jaroch)
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(1) Another name for an active satellite . (2) Also, a common name for remote radar indicators.
Sometimes called a REFLECTOR. An electrode in a reflex klystron with the primary purpose of reversing the direction of the electron beam .
Equipment that converts the incoming TTY signal and stores it on paper tape .
The process of converting electrical signals to sound waves. This sound is speech, music, and so on .
The mechanical force tending to separate bodies having like electrical charges or like magnetic polarity .
The reception and retransmission of radio waves that is caused by turbulence in the troposphere .
Magnetism remaining in a substance after removal of the magnetizing force
See SPECIFIC RESISTANCE. The reciprocal of conductivity .
The electrical component that offers resistance to the flow of current. It may be a coil of fine wire or a composition rod .