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Synonyms for erbium

a trivalent metallic element of the rare earth group

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For amplifier realization HWT-FIB-EDF-741 erbium doped fibre was used.
Typically, the average individual will require between three and eight treatments from the Erbium Laser, spaced out over a several month period.
Erbium is one of the most important members of the rare earth family in the periodic table of chemical elements.
Figure 3a shows that the erbium content had a significant effect on the occurrence of the bands attributed to the [Er.
Results: Responses were received from 63% of the dentists surveyed and none reported using Erbium Laser.
Marsh, "but the Erbium laser is light years ahead of anything else.
European dentists have used the Erbium method for several years.
Previously, lasers used for facial resurfacing produced too much redness and swelling, but the Erbium is a far gentler laser which can be used accurately to pinpoint individual fine lines and scars.
Among the available absorption bands of the erbium ion, two wavelengths of 1.
NYSE: LU), has a proven track record of being first in the industry with application specific fibers, optical connectors, ribbon cables, erbium doped fibers, Raman fiber lasers and more.
The Norwegians have explored the transitions by bombarding the heavy nuclei of the rare earth elements dysprosium, erbium, and ytterbium with light, relatively low-energy helium-3 ions.
Using this method, researchers identified two compounds, erbium titanate and erbium zirconate, that were subsequently shown to be radiation tolerant.
Frechet and his colleagues are placing rare-earth elements such as erbium inside dendrimers for use in the telecommunications industry In fiber-optic cables, light loses some of its intensity as it travels along, so telephone companies install amplifiers every mile or so to boost the signal.