(engineering) a spectroscopic instrument for measuring the percentage of different metals present in a sample
[kwon-tong] /ˈkwɒnˌtɒŋ/ noun 1. .
[kwon-tuh m] /ˈkwɒn təm/ noun, plural quanta [kwon-tuh] /ˈkwɒn tə/ (Show IPA) 1. quantity or amount: the least quantum of evidence. 2. a particular amount. 3. a share or portion. 4. a large quantity; bulk. 5. Physics. adjective 6. sudden and significant: a quantum increase in productivity. [kwahn-too m soof-i-kit; English kwon-tuh m suhf-uh-sit] /ˈkwɑn […]
noun 1. the fundamental unit of information in a quantum computer, capable of existing in two states, 0 or 1, simultaneously or at a different time. quantum bit The smallest unit of information in a quantum computer. Unlike bits in classical systems, which are in one of two possible states labelled 1 and 0, a […]
- Quantum cell
electronics, computing (Or “quantum dot cell”) A structure comprising four quantum dots arranged in a square, with two diagonally opposed dots containing electron charges. One diagonal containing charges is arbitrarily defined as representing a value of ‘1’, the other as ‘0’. In a five-dot cell, the fifth, central dot contains no charge. See also: quantum […]