Beam Diameter

Description: The beam diameter or beam width of an electromagnetic beam is the diameter along any specified line that is perpendicular to the beam axis and intersects it (source)

Example: FWHM

Synonym(s): Beam Width

Element Segments: Space Segment, Ground Segment

Element Families: Communications, Signal Processing

Crosswalk Identifiers

IUPAC Gold Book
Microsoft Academic
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