Cylindrical

Some articles on cylindrical:

Marisat - Design
... The Marisat satellites were a cylindrical spinning satellite design similar to earlier satellites like Syncom 1, Intelsat I and II, relying on the gyroscopic forces generated by rotating at ... The cylindrical design of satellites is good for several reasons early satellites did not have high power computers and attitude control systems of more modern ...
Cylindrical σ-algebra
... specifically, in measure theory and functional analysis — the cylindrical σ-algebra is a σ-algebra often used in the study of probability measures and random ... For a Banach space X, the cylindrical σ-algebra Cyl(X) is defined to be the coarsest σ-algebra (i.e ...
Laser Beam Profiler - Measurements - Beam Astigmatism
... Astigmatism can be corrected with a pair of cylindrical lenses ... The metric for astigmatism is the power of cylindrical lens needed to bring the focuses of the horizontal and vertical cross sections together ... The thermal gradient causes an index of refraction gradient that is very similar to a cylindrical lens ...
Scuticaria (orchid) - Description
... subordinated to genus Scuticaria are characterized by being plants of thick cylindrical roots covered by thick vellamen ... is formed by an ordinarily short rhizome, slightly elongated in some species and by cylindrical almost inconspicuous pseudobulbs of the same diameter or slightly thicker than the unique leaf born ... The later is é semi-cylindrical, slightly arching, erect and thick, without any kind of appendix, ending in an apical anther and elongated in a small foot at the base ...
Cylindrical Joint
... A cylindrical joint is a two-degrees-of-freedom kinematic pair used in mechanisms ... Cylindrical joints provide single-axis sliding function as well as a single axis rotation, providing a way for two rigid bodies to translate and rotate freely ...

More definitions of "cylindrical":

  • (adj): Related to or having the shape or properties of a cylinder.
    Synonyms: cylindric