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make or place parallel to something

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adjust the line of sight of (an optical instrument)

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is the originator of Collimated Plasma Lithography, a next-generation lithography (NGL) alternative designed to deliver affordable, sub-100 nanometer chip-making capability in a compact format to the semiconductor industry.
This image, only created when the appropriate part of the hologram is illuminated by a collimated or focused laser beam, projects onto a surface or screen at a distance from the hologram.
This is one of the most beautiful, best behaved, and most collimated bipolar jets ejected by a stellar source of any sort," comments John F.
It has a finely collimated x-ray beam, 25mm or 50mm field of view, with a fixed opening of 3, 6, or 9 inches and a 12 inch depth.
This optical rectangle is then collimated by a cylindrical lens, such that the rectangle illuminates objects of interest at various distances from the source.
Some designs hold collimation better than others, but all reflectors need to be collimated sooner or later.
Unlike standard parabolic mirrors, Off-Axis Paraboloids (OAP) direct and focus incident collimated light at a specific angle, allowing unrestricted access to the focal point as well as reducing the size and minimizing the weight of an optical design.
have invented a diagnostics method for intense, highly collimated x-ray or particle beams that allows a non-destructive method of characterizing the beam in full detail, without placing a detector into the beam where it would suffer from radiation damage.
Transient sources are often accompanied with collimated outflows, namely jets.
Systems feature a precision mechanical bearing with an (X-Y-Z) measuring stage of 8" x 4" x 6" or 12" x 6" x 5", 6 to 1 zoom video optics, a dual-output 150 watt fiber-optic illumination for the fiber-optic ring light and collimated substage light.
The glass AR coated aspherical lens may be adjusted to produce either a collimated beam or focused spot.
At the NG-6 end station, the highly collimated cold neutron beam exits the guide through a thin Mg window and travels through 79 cm of air to an aperture that defines the beam diameter.
Quest's patented TeleStar zoom optics offer a telecentric lens with collimated profile (episcopic) illumination that matches the aperture of the optics over its entire zoom range.
SETARAM has developed a system of vacuums and pinhole apertures to create a free collimated beam of supersonic molecules that can then be introduced into a MS system.
The flowmeter's transducer transmits a highly collimated beam of ultrasound through the element bundle and into the fluid.