gallium gallium  /ˈɡæ li əm/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a rare silvery (usually trivalent) metallic element; brittle at low temperatures but liquid above room temperature; occurs in trace amounts in bauxite and zinc ores

Synonym(s)

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Usage(s):

  1. Different semiconductor materials produce different colors; Nakamura used gallium nitride, which generates blue and white light.
  2. The Baksan detector consists of four tanks filled with 30 tons of the element gallium, which liquefies at about room temperature.
  3. The tiny gallium arsenide diode, only 0.

News

  1. Toshiba Adds High Gain 200W GaN HEMT Power Amplifier for C-Band RADAR Applications

    Offer High Power, Gain and Efficiency to Enhance Weather RADAR Performance SEATTLE - 2013 INTERNATIONAL MICROWAVE SYMPOSIUM, Booth #2027, -Toshiba America Electronic Components, Inc. (TAEC)*, a committed leader that collaborates with technology companies to create breakthrough designs, and its parent company, Toshiba Corp., today announced the addition of a 200W C-Band gallium nitride (GaN ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: ThomasNet

  2. Toshiba Expands High Power C-Band GaN HEMT Product Line to Support the SATCOM Market

    Optimized for High Power, Gain and Efficiency to Support Extended C-Band Applications SEATTLE - 2013 INTERNATIONAL MICROWAVE SYMPOSIUM, Booth #2027 - Toshiba America Electronic Components, Inc. (TAEC)*, a committed leader that collaborates with technology companies to create breakthrough designs, and its parent company, Toshiba Corp., today announced the expansion of its gallium nitride high ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: ThomasNet

  3. Northrop Grumman Begins Sampling New Gallium Nitride Packaged Power Amplifier

    Redondo Beach CA (SPX) Jun 12, 2013 Northrop Grumman has developed a new gallium nitride (GaN) flange packaged power amplifier, APN180FP, targeting military and commercial Ka-band communication applications. This product represents the first commercial availability of a packaged, GaN-based component from the company. "The APN180FP provides customers with a powerful, easy-to-use, high-frequency ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Space War

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Quotes

  1. "We also closed our CMOS fab at Murray Hill, keeping only the very high-performance fabrication equipment that we now use for gallium arsenide, custom and optical components," Rittenhouse said.
    on Aug 29, 2008 By: David Rittenhouse Source: EETimes.com

  2. "Our material's architecture is deceptively simple-just two alternating layers of semiconducting material-aluminum indium arsenide and highly doped indium gallium arsenide," said Gmachl. "We could have used two other semiconductors, but we...
    on Oct 16, 2007 By: Claire Gmachl Source: EETimes.com

  3. "It is really challenging to get a high yield in gallium nitride device production," said Shuji Nakamura, a professor of materials engineering at the University of California, Santa Barbara, who is best known as a pioneering developer of...
    on Nov 17, 2006 By: Shuji Nakamura Source: EETimes.com

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