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quality factor

[′kwäl·əd·ē ‚fak·tər]
(nucleonics)
The factor by which absorbed dose is to be multiplied to obtain a quantity that expresses on a common scale, for all ionizing radiations, the irradiation incurred by exposed persons.
(physics)
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The nano-cavities sizes are optimized for achieving the high quality factor, high transmission efficiency, and reasonable sensitivity.
We compress 50 arbitrarily chosen images using different quality factors, and embed a uniformly distributed binary secret message into ZRV pairs.
More specifically, research construct clarification is mainly related to our main research question: How do different marketing quality factors influence the assessment of overall restaurant quality (7P) from the guests' perspective?
During the experiment an original DI was exposed to cloning and then was saved in JPEG format with quality factors QF [member of] {25,35,45,55,65,75,85,95}.
However, only cursory studies on the resulting quality factors and the microbial effects of the process have been performed.
The ten service quality factors included in this study were measured by the responses of the respondents to the utilized survey questionnaire.
The significance of specific service quality factors and/or service features may evolve and change over time, resulting in reassignment to a different category.
As usual, the quality is ensured by monitoring the eye diagram, the quality factors and the probability of error (BER) by connecting the analyzer of eye diagram after FBG as shown in Fig.
The US FDA established two quality factors, the manufacturer is to conduct a growth monitoring study of the formula and conduct a Protein Efficiency Ratio rat bioassay to establish biological protein quality.
The new optics would allow inspection for marks, dust, pin-holes or other quality control factors on an embossed hologram, but it wouldn't be able to inspect for image quality factors, such as diffraction efficiency or brightness.
Results of the multinomial logit models indicate that random assignment to Head Start is indeed associated with increases in all three classroom quality factors.
NBL said it is looking at planting approximately 300 ha in 2014 with the ultimate goal of becoming self-sufficient, depending on economic and quality factors.

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