attenuationCoefficient

Attenuation Coefficient

https://schema.space/metasat/attenuationCoefficient

Description: How easily a volume of material can be penetrated by a beam of light, sound, particles, or other energy or matter (source)

Example: 0.0532 cm-1

Synonym(s): Linear Attenuation Coefficient, Narrow-Beam Attenuation Coefficient

Element Segments: Space Segment, Ground Segment

Element Families: Communications, Electrical, Signal Processing, Thermal Control



Crosswalk Identifiers

Encyclopædia Britannica Online https://www.britannica.com/science/absorption-coefficient
Freebase https://tools.wmflabs.org/freebase/m/02v_h11
IUPAC Gold Book https://dx.doi.org/10.1351/goldbook.A00516
Microsoft Academic https://academic.microsoft.com/v2/detail/159774933
WikiData Item https://www.wikidata.org/wiki/Q902086
WikiData Property https://www.wikidata.org/wiki/Property:P5992