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Title: Gas Detector
Description: Graph shows the NIST detectors linear increase in frequency as a function of time, sweeping from 1-12 Gigahertz in frequency over 100 nanoseconds. Click on the image to see an animation of the process, slowed to 5 seconds and using an audio chirp as an analogy to the terahertz chirp.

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Subjects (names):
Topics/Categories: Physics--Optics
Type: Graphic/scientific data
Source: National Institute of Standards and Technology
Credit Line as it should
appear in print:
Credit: Plusquellic, NIST
AV Number: 11PML047
Date Created: 2011
Date Entered: 5/10/2011

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