matching layer

matching layer

a layer of material placed in front of an ultrasound transducer to improve the efficiency of energy transfer into and out of a patient.
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The SONIMAGE HS1's high sensitivity and broadband linear probe features several advancements in transducer technology, such as a multi-level matching layer, optimized component materials, and nanofabrication technology.
The VLX2006 is fully compatible with White Rock's VLX2020(R) OC-48/OC-192 SONET Transport Platform, which is also being enhanced to add matching Layer 2 Ethernet switching capabilities.
Furthermore, by advancing the acoustic matching layer, the series has achieved higher production yields resulting in more competitive price points.