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August 26, 2016updated 19 Jan 2017 3:21pm

What is attenuation?

Used in radiography, medicine and veterinary fields.

By Vinod

Attenuation refers to the loss of amplitude of a wave or a signal as it travels.

Two types of typical attenuators exist, optical attenuators and electrical attenuators. The former is used in fibre optic communications to test power level margins.

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