Ether (disambiguation)

From Citizendium
(Redirected from Ether)
Jump to navigation Jump to search
This disambiguation page lists articles associated with the same or a similar title.
  • Stub Ether (chemistry): A chemical compound in which two hydrocarbons are joined together by an intervening oxygen atom; denoted R-O-R. In the past, diethyl ether was used as an anesthetic; still widely used in industrial chemistry [e]
  • Developed Article Ether (physics): Medium that can carry electromagnetic waves (obsolete) [e]
  • Developing Article Ethernet: An early proprietary standard for local area networks developed by IEEE Project 802; the term has become generic for various connectors and communications techniques although the name of a standard would be more precise. [e]

See also Aether (disambiguation).