6/20/2005 Engineering & Science Crossword Puzzle
Note: A standard for crossword puzzles is when all words in a clue are capitalized, the solution
is the abbreviation or acronym for that clue; e.g., Alternating Current = AC.
2005 Engineering & Science Crossword Puzzles
1 The effect which causes a voltage between the faces of a crystal
10 Type of average, abbr.
12 Semiconductor manufacturer, abbr.
14 ___-AZIMUTH telescope mount
17 Surface Mount Device
18 Start of and Internet address for transferring files
Round semiconductor fabrication base
21 Fixed point from
which the distances to any point on a parabola are connected
by a linear relation
23 Data conversion device, abbr.
24 Resistor vendor in Berne, IN
26 ___IP, in Internet lingo
28 Army-Navy spec
29 1/000 of an amp, abbr.
program to bring electricity to farms, abbr.
31 Front edge
of a wing, abbr.
33 Relative Humidity
34 300 Hz to 3 kHz
35 Plug-ins for computer buses
37 1/000 of an amp
40 Defense electronics company in Ft. Wayne, IN
41 Device Under Test
43 Home state of Los Alamos lab
46 Thread cutting tool
47 Important component
in sensitive receiver front end, abbr.
48 Semiconductor and
calculator company, abbr.
49 L time this gives instantaneous
voltage across an inductor
51 Constellation of the ram
55 What an open fuse is
57 Short Message
58 The physical unit measured in coulombs per volt
59 Move between cells
62 Precision landing system,
67 One component of a complex number, abbr.
68 1e-6 mA
70 Satellite of Jupiter discovered by Galileo
72 World's only remaining superpower
73 Type of supply used
in a Norton Equivalent circuit
1 Half the day
2 British scientist ... Newton
3 Switch position
4 Electrical overstress, abbr.
circuit to restrain voltage input
6 IC killer
equivalent to the U.L.
8 Amplifier terminal
brother to and EE, ME, CE or AE
10 Part of this website's
13 Type of model airplane control system, abbr.
15 30 kHz to 300 kHz
16 Prefix meaning ground or earth
18 Older name for copper PCB trace(s)
19 Temperature Coefficient
20 Computer communication scheme, abbr.
22 Special diode
that can be switched, abbr.
23 Prefix deca, abbr.
25 Points at (0,0,0) for z = y^2 - x^2
Unit of acidity
29 300 kHz to 3 MHz
35 One of the primary wireless communications
38 Alternative name for Alpha
39 Loose end of a cable
40 Opposite of O.D.
42 Professor's student instructor, abbr.
44 Gigantic star
49 Logarithmic ratio, abbr.
50 Base of the binary
52 Type of microwave diode
53 One of the
two main radar types I worked on in the USAF, abbr.
56 1e-6 mA
58 A BPF or LPF spec, abbr.
61 Super glue, abbr.
62 Resistor manufacturer
in Boone, NC
63 Name given to configuration of a satellite
circling close to earth, abbr.
65 Hub of the solar system
66 Base Station Transceivers
68 72 Across / 1000
71 Logic gate
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