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modulate

(mŏj′ə-lāt′)
v. modu·lated, modu·lating, modu·lates
v.tr.
1. To regulate or adjust to a certain degree: physiological mechanisms that modulate the body's metabolic rate.
2. Biochemistry To act on (a receptor, for example) as an activator, an inhibitor, or both.

mod′u·la·bil′i·ty n.
mod′u·la′tive, mod′u·la·to′ry (-lə-tôr′ē) adj.
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The TFPS modulators have passed the specific testing requirements as outline in the Telcordia GR-468 standard including:
Worldwide Computer Products News-24 March 2010-Production of GigOptix 40Gb/s and 100Gb/s polymer modulators to start this year(C)1995-2010 M2 COMMUNICATIONS http://www.
Moreover, to safeguard operation even if there are slight differences in the wavelengths of the light source and optical modulator, the optical modulator is structured with an alignment of multiple ring resonators, increasing the operating wavelength range.
Key features of the 400G lithium niobate external modulator include the following:
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The LX8220 is a small form factor, low power consumption modulator designed for use in 40G metro, long-haul and ultra long haul optical transport applications.
Raluca Dinu, GigOptix's Vice President and General Manager of GigOptix Bothell, states, "These successful tests prove that the LX8401 modulator based on our proprietary TFPS technology demonstrates both reliable and competitive performance and we are excited to have customer validation of our low power consumption, small footprint and disruptive modulator technology.
The combination of rapidly growing healthcare interest in leveraging the human microbiome and the continuing good news reinforcing the potential of our lead microbiome modulator programs are encouraging as we consider strategic alternatives to secure the future of both the Rx and non-Rx parts of our business," said Dale Pfost, PhD, co-founder and Director of MBT.
Preclinical Data Presented at ACS National Meeting Shows Microbiome Modulator MT303 Stimulates Microbiome Diversity and Improves GI Function --
We are very pleased to have reached the process maturity level with our TFPS technology to partner with IMT to transfer production of our modulator chips from our internal pilot fab to the high volume production site at IMT," said Raluca Dinu, Vice President & General Manager of GigOptix Bothell.
Table 2: World Historic Review for Ion Channel Modulators by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in US$ Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-37 Table 3: World 15-Year Perspective for Ion Channel Modulators by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets for Years 2004, 2012, and 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-38
Raluca Dinu, Vice President and General Manager commented, "We are very excited to continue our cooperation on this program to further refine the low temperature operation of our TFPS modulators for supercomputer applications.