infrared light

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electromagnetic radiation with wavelengths longer than visible light but shorter than radio waves

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But they glow fiercely in infrared light, shining with the brilliance of 10 trillion to 100 trillion suns.
A new theory, based on three-dimensional models of planet-forming disks, suggests the answer: Gas and dust suspended above the disks on gigantic magnetic loops like those seen on the Sun absorb the starlight and glow with infrared light.
By analyzing the reflected infrared light they can tell the chemical composition of the target, they said.
The company leverages its unique and in depth expertise of infrared light and materials to offer innovative products ranging from specialty optical fibers and light guides to its revolutionary award winning thermal spot curing system.
In addition, the solar cell could help control the infrared light that passes through the window to help heat or cool the home.
This means it is possible to find two toner mixtures--one with a small amount of black and the other with a large amount of black--that are indistinguishable under normal light but very distinct under infrared light.
Infrared light penetrates human tissue and sends a message to cells to repair themselves.
Evis Lucera - a digestive tract video scope used for observing of blood vessels in mucous membranes under infrared light.
When infrared light strikes the phototransistor, it becomes forward biased and is considered to be in the "on" state, providing an [I.
The box is simply a digital camera that uses near infrared light to take pictures of the vasculature of the palm.
However, that light would get stretched, or redshifted, on its 13 1/2-billion-year journey through an expanding universe--turning it into the infrared light that Spitzer's Infrared Array Camera can see.
D) beaming the temperature via infrared light to a display screen.
A system of remote sensors will be installed along some Southland roads - the locations will not be made public - that will emit beams of infrared light.
The system, which is mounted on a tractor, shines rapid pulses of red and infrared light onto the leaf canopy of the crop, and sensors detect the reflected light.
The new range of transparent IR blocking films are designed for applications where transparency is desired but infrared light must be blocked.
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