coupled systems

coupled systems

[′kəp·əld ′sis·təmz]
(computer science)
Computer systems that share equipment and can exchange information.
(physics)
Mechanical, electrical, or other systems which are connected in such a way that they interact and exchange energy with each other.
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GE's reservoir platform, developed with innovative technology from GE's Global Research Center, is a flexible, compact energy storage solution for AC or DC coupled systems.
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The interconnections and interdependencies associated with the food-energy-water nexus generate critical questions about how the complex, coupled systems and processes of society and the environment function now, and in the future," says Grace Wang, acting assistant director for NSF's Engineering Directorate.
Updates and new material are incorporated in chapters on fundamentals of equilibrium and nonequilibrium thermodynamics, transport and rate processes, using the Second Law, thermoeconomics, diffusion, heat and mass transfer, chemical reactions, coupled systems, membrane transport, biological systems, stability analysis, organized structures, and approaches, including a probabilistic approach.
This edition adds new chapters on loosely coupled systems, dealing with resistance, leader selection and development, and learning agility and trust.
2002) have studied the coupled systems using homogeneous photocatalysis and fixed-bed biological reactors for removal of recalcitrant pollutants as pesticides and dyes.
This is mainly due to the huge application potential of coupled systems in various fields of science and engineering [1-4].
Is it true that if we tolerate different standards across different writing programs and different colleges, we will foster more real excellence and creativity than we get with tightly coupled systems such as we see with NCLB and the French and English systems of higher education?
has published these research results on simulation models for severely contaminated groundwater due to radioactive fuels and chemical wastes, especially in regards to weakly coupled systems of equations of convection, diffusion and dispersion reactions.
Next-generation infrastructure and integration products must accommodate loosely coupled systems, standards-based architectures, and Internet technologies in a seamless, easy-to-implement fashion," said Sally Hudson, research manager of software infrastructure, IDC.
Education organizations as loosely coupled systems.
FlexPDE can work with multivariable coupled systems, linear or nonlinear, 2- or 3D geometry, steady state, time dependent, or eigenvalues.