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  • noun

Synonyms for gallium

a rare silvery (usually trivalent) metallic element

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Products include solders and fluxes; brazes; thermal interface materials; sputtering targets; indium, gallium, germanium, and tin metals and inorganic compounds; and NanoFoil[R].
Setting up of Gallium Extraction Plant at Alumina Refinery in Damanjodi, Odisha, India.
Gallium nitride is a semiconductor that has a "wide band gap," meaning that it can operate at high voltage to generate power.
The thing that gets me excited about this is there's a huge amount of potential for being able to put silicon and gallium arsenide and other materials like that on the same chip.
The use of gallium nitride (GaN) semiconductors is expanding rapidly
Exhibit 1: Global Gallium Nitride Semiconductor Devices Market 2012-2016 (US$ million)
By contrast, because gallium arsenide parts can be fabricated in the same automated processes that create gallium arsenide-based microelectronics, the new fiberoptic devices may prove to be relatively cheap, Pan says.
Gallium compounds are bone-targeting agents that are potent inhibitors of bone breakdown and may be broadly useful for diseases associated with accelerated bone loss.
Moreover, by adding a little gallium to the hot material, they could get this favorable structure to persist even after the alloy cooled to room temperature.
amp; RICHARDSON, Texas -- TriQuint Semiconductor (Nasdaq:TQNT), a leading supplier of microwave and millimeter wave products for military communications systems and the wireless industry, will introduce two new gallium arsenide (GaAs) switches today at the start of the IMS MTT-S Exhibition in San Francisco, CA.
today announced favorable results presented at the 25th Annual Meeting of the American Society For Bone and Mineral Research in Minneapolis, Minnesota, with oral gallium maltolate demonstrating the achievement of targeted, potentially therapeutic serum levels of gallium in patients with advanced Paget's disease.
While trying to make nanoscale wires of gallium nitride, he and Gao discovered that they had instead created tiny, hollow cylinders of carbon known as carbon nanotubes.
Its gallium arsenide (GaAs) high-power amplifiers, gain block amplifiers and other high performance devices have been developed for past Lockheed Martin Corporation contracts.