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Microwaves Themed Crossword Puzzle
July 31st, 2022

Here is your custom made Microwaves Themed Crossword Puzzle for July 31st, 2022. All RF Cafe crossword puzzles are custom made by me, Kirt Blattenberger, and have only words and clues related to RF, microwave, and mm-wave engineering, optics, mathematics, chemistry, physics, and other technical subjects. As always, this crossword contains no names of politicians, mountain ranges, exotic foods or plants, movie stars, or anything of the sort unless it/he/she is related to this puzzle's technology theme (e.g., Reginald Denny or the Tunguska event in Siberia). The technically inclined cruciverbalists amongst us will appreciate the effort. Enjoy!

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acr. = acronym, abbr. = abbreviation, pl. = plural, wds. = words

Microwaves Theme Crossword Puzzle for July 31st, 2022 - RF Cafe

1. Greek letter
5. The theme of this crossword puzzle
11. Molecular building blocks
15. Unit of time (abbr.)
16. Temperature-compensated crystal oscillator (abbr.)
17. Chemical symbol for iron
18. Unit of capacitance (abbr.)
19. Unit of resistance (pl.)
20. Amateur radio operator who is qualified to administer Amateur Radio licensing examinations (abbr.)
21. Chemical symbol for dysprosium
22. Type of current
24. Advanced Communication Technologies and Services (abbr.)
25. Opposite of O.D.
26. Type of component package (abbr.)
28. Governmental agency that monitors pollution (abbr.)
30. BS__ - the degree held by many RF Cafe visitors
31. Chemical symbol for nickel
32. U.S. military organization (abbr.)
33. 10E1 numerical prefix
35. 1.602E-19 Joules
36. Subject a circuit to extreme operation
37. Filter type that blocks frequencies below and above a specified band (abbr.)
38. Type of current flow (abbr.)
39. System for guiding aircraft (abbr.)
41. ISDN BRI channel
44. Multichannel multipoint distribution service
46. Readability, Signal, and Tone (QoS report type)
47. The "T" in ATE
49. Smart filter
52. An ellipse has two of them
53. First name of a British scientist of falling apple fame
54. Network department (abbr.)
55. Wrapped plastic insulation around an electrical joint
56. Type of data conversion device (abbr., pl.)
59. The "E" in PEP
60. Sharp bend in I-V curve
63. Silicon transistor type (abbr.)
64. Signal amplitude degradation due to inefficiency
66. Unit of length equal to 5.5 yards (pl.)
69. Below ELF
70. Chemical symbol for silicon
71. Chemical symbol for gallium
72. In equilibrium
75. Mathematical table whose entries come from a fixed finite set of symbols (abbr.)
77. ________ _____ - Degrees of separation between two lines meeting at a common vertex (2 wds., abbr.)
78. ___-back transformer
79. Chemical symbol for argon
81. Word used in describing 2-D and 3-D object dimensions; i.e., 10 mm __ 25 mm
82. Intermodulation distortion (abbr.)
84. Chemical symbol for iron
85. Mate to an RX
86. Move from cell to cell
87. Chemical symbol for silver
88. Chemical symbol for thulium
89. Chemical symbol for radon
91. Stock symbol for National Instruments
93. Greek letter (micro)
94. A common battery cell size
96. International phonetic alphabet letter "E"
98. Switch position
99. Log onto a hard drive
100. Which alloy of copper and nickel has an electrical resistance which barely changes with temperature
101. Using a logical connection scheme for redundant power supplies
1. Mathematical method for changing series shorted transmission line stub into a parallel open line stub (2 wds.)
2. Chemical symbol for arsenic
3. Positively doped silicon
4. Type of current flow (abbr.)
5. Creates a code version of a semiconductor device
6. Chemical symbol for californium
7. Have a chemically induced effect
8. Nearest and furthest points to the center of gravitational attraction for a body in orbit (pl.)
9. 300 Hz to 3 kHz in audio (abbr.)
10. Its chemical symbol is Na
11. Modulation type (abbr.)
12. Thin Shrink Small Outline Package (abbr.)
13. 1e3 uV
14. Propagation phenomenon in which closely-spaced frequencies experience markedly different fading at the same time (2 wds.)
21. Morse Code for "from"
23. European equivalent to the U.L.
25. One port of an amplifier
27. Chemical symbol for mendelevium
29. Capacitor manufacturer
32. Logarithmic unit of ratio (abbr., pl.)
34. Automated Test Equipment (abbr.)
38. File name extension for an ASCII file
40. Chemical symbol for cesium
42. Constellation : The dragon
43. Ties a bundle of wires together
44. Metric length unit
45. Added an impurity to a semiconductor
46. Read-only (abbr.)
48. Service of the ARRL that helps hams solve technical problems (abbr.)
50. Type of chart
51. Logic family (abbr.)
52. Electronics components & batteries supplier based in Japan
57. Printer resolution abbreviation
58. Cyanide (abbr.)
61. Unit of time (abbr.)
62. Voltage-current phase mnemonic
64. Direction of carbon fiber strands
65. Describes energy at rest
67. Its chemical symbol is O
68. Semiconductor On Insulator (abbr.)
71. First American to orbit the earth - John _____
73. Ringed doughnut shape of many inductor cores
74. Name of the first series in the spectrum of hydrogen
76. Amateur Teleprinter Over Radio (abbr.)
78. Small unit of capacitance (abbr.)
80. Mate to a TX
81. Stock symbol for Boeing
83. Decimeter (abbr.)
90. Chemical symbol for nobelium
92. PC follower
93. Chemical symbol for manganese
95. PC follower
97. Chemical symbol for holmium
98. Switch position

See solution below


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