rotating anode


rotating anode
in radiology, an anode in the form of a disk with the target material annealed to its rim; the anode is continuously rotated so that the electron stream strikes only a small part of the target at one time, thus allowing heat dissipation.

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  • rotating anode X-ray tube — rentgeno vamzdis su sukamuoju anodu statusas T sritis radioelektronika atitikmenys: angl. rotating anode X ray tube vok. Drehanoden Röntgenröhre, f rus. рентгеновская трубка с вращающимся анодом, f pranc. tube radiogène à anode tournante, m …   Radioelektronikos terminų žodynas

  • anode tournante — sukusis anodas statusas T sritis radioelektronika atitikmenys: angl. rotating anode vok. Drehanode, f rus. вращающийся анод, m pranc. anode tournante, f …   Radioelektronikos terminų žodynas

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