yttrium-iron-garnet

Definitions

Electronics

  • A crystal which is composed of yttrium, iron, and garnet. It is utilized, for instance, in acoustic transducers and filters, lasers, and in microwave devices such as oscillators and ferrite isolators. Its abbreviation is YIG.
  • acronymYIG
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