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2009 Engineering & Science Crossword Puzzles
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1. Adjacent Channel Power Ratio
Development Group, abbr.
8. Common solder composition (pre-lead-free)
12. Property of a lens that allows it to focus all wavelengths to the same point
16. Min-to-max voltage of a
18. Light ray
19. One factor of a polynomial
20. Galilean moon
21. Unit of energy
Unit of current
24. Silicon transistor type
25. Signal-to-noise ratio, abbr.
26. Logical gate type, pl.
28. Last stage in a transmitter, abbr.
Chemical symbol for einsteinium
30. Eight bits
31. Alternative name for a pi meson
33. Ham's code for
"Shall I stop sending?"
35. Join a male and a female connector
36. Line extending out from center
Tall structures for antennas
40. Chemical symbol for magnesium
41. Cabinet manufacturer in Cincinnati, OH
42. Chemical symbol for plutonium
43. Measure a waveform at regular intervals
47. Wireless modem
51. Telecommunications Information Network Architecture
52. Atmospheres, abbr.
an input for changes
55. Antenna radiated power measurement, abbr.
56. Chemical symbol for praseodymium
57. Chemical symbol for arsenic
59. Bilateral trigger diode
61. Voice of America
responsible for program spending, abbr.
63. Government program to bring electricity to farms, abbr.
66. Switch position
67. The constellation in which Canopus is located
68. Total Access Communication System
70. Chemical symbol for erbium
71. Frequency-selective with high
rate of out-of-band attenuation
74. Concentric cable type
75. Archaic Japanese unit of length equal to
76. Network configuration
2. Chemical symbol for calcium
3. Substrate for mounting components, abbr.
4. Moon of Saturn discovered
5. Personal computer vendor
6. Decimeter, abbr.
7. The "G" in YAG
8. Alternative name for
9. Base Station Transceivers
10. Surface mount, abbr.
11. Circuit path with very high or
13. Increase voltage linearly
14. Uppermost surface, pl.
15. Material used in the
center of an inductor coil
17. Means or path by which a radio signal travels from a transmitting station to
a receiving station
20. Insert a value into a series using an estimate based on nearby known values
Power distribution system
25. Real estate where equipment is located
27. Semiconductor On Insulator,
30. Bulk Acoustic Wave
32. 1e-6 mA
34. Have a chemically induced efffect
35. Chemical symbol
36. Common average used for sinewaves, abbr.
37. Mr. de Forest's first name
38. Ham abbreviation for transceiver
39. Add two or more inputs
44. Gigantic star in Cetus
46. Chemical symbol for lanthanum
48. Internet protocol, abbr.
49. Unit of length
equal to 5.5 yards
50. Short video segment
52. Strong cable coverings
53. ______ Marietta, or Lockheed
55. Electronic Variable Optical Attenuator
56. Send a wireless to an early hip-worn wireless
58. Physical barrier
60. Lacing ____, for bundling cables
62. Constellation : The southern cross
Advanced Communication Technologies and Services
67. A common battery cell size
69. Adjust a pot
Chemical symbol for cobalt
72. Upper frequency, abbr.
73. Chemical symbol for radium