Fiber Optic Glossary : X

  • X Band
    A frequency range between 8.0 and 8.4 GHz.
  • X ray
    A region of the electromagnetic spectrum at wavelengths below ultraviolet (shorter wavelengths). Customarily expressed in energy units rather than wavelength. Wavelengths range from...
  • X ray Lasers
    An X-ray laser is a laser device which emits in the spectral region of X-rays, i.e., with wavelengths of only...
  • X Series Recommendations
    Sets of data telecommunications protocols and interfaces defined by the ITU.
  • Xenon Arc
    The arc formed when the rare gas xenon is excited electrically and emits a brilliant white light. Xenon is used...

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