anti-reflection coating


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anti-reflection coating 

A thin film of transparent material, usually a metallic fluoride (e.g. magnesium fluoride), deposited on the surface of a lens which increases transmission and reduces surface reflection. Abbreviated: AR coating. Syn. anti-reflection film. See coating; Fresnel's formula; ghost image; coated lens.
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All the prices include the cost of an eye examination, the frame and 'lightweight lens' with anti-reflection coating and UV protection.
In Ray's own words, "A major innovation for the iPad Air 2 (that is not fully appreciated) is an anti-reflection coating on the cover glass that reduces ambient light reflections by about 3:1 over most other Tablets and Smartphones (including the previous iPads).
The company is now offering a free pair of polarized prescription sunglasses to customers that purchase frames and any transitions lenses with Crizal anti-reflection coating.
A box form scratch-resistant sapphire crystal treated with anti-reflection coating on both sides protects this understated dial.
The 70D has a three-inch Clear View LCD touchscreen monitor with anti-reflection coating as well.
An anti-reflection coating (Ultraclear) will reduce headlight reflections and give you clearer vision in poor light conditions.
If oncoming traffic dazzles and distracts, an anti-reflection coating can help.
AUO leads the industry by applying an anti-reflection coating to the AC module, which increases the conversion rate by 4%, maximizing the system's output power.
The study covers the following application sectors: encapsulants, frontsheet, backsheet and anti-reflection coating.
It also incorporates the latest LCD technology and the anti-reflection coating to reduce light reflection enabling images in brilliant detail and providing razor-sharp viewing on-the-go.
By using a reflecting layer underneath the detector metal layer (tungsten) and a single layer anti-reflection coating above the tungsten, the quantum efficiency of a photon being absorbed in the tungsten can be significantly enhanced.
If you already wear spectacles, it is also worth considering investing in an anti-reflection coating.