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FPU

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FPU

(Floating Point Unit) See floating point and math coprocessor.
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The nuclear FPU is equipped with two KLT-40C reactor systems (each with a capacity of 35 MW) similar to those used on icebreakers.
Following fueling and the onboarding of crew in summer 2019, the nuclear FPU is expected be towed to the sea port of Pevek.
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In low frequency modes and the transfer of energy to higher modes, periodic orbits of FPU lattices have been widely studied [17,18].
It was calculated as percentage of immobilized enzyme based on the difference of supplied enzyme ([U.sub.0]) and the one remaining in the liquid after the immobilization ([U.sub.f]) (both expressed in FPU) divided by [U.sub.0] according to
According to the vendor, the DS216j's main CPU is enhanced with a built-in floating-point unit (FPU) that speeds up thumbnail generation.
At a farewell event at Indian FPU headquarters in suburban Monrovia on 21 January Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf noted the positive impact of the all-female contingent, citing their particular influence on the rise of women in the Liberian security sector that has been historically dominated by men.
Such a chain may be compared with the celebrated Fermi-Pasta-Ulam (FPU) chains as a paradigm of the ILMs where the restoring force is given by a cubic function of displacement called the FPU-[beta] model [15].
The systems, when installed, will allow the field operators to provide high-speed, low-latency data and communications to their main floating production unit (FPU), even during constant sea motion.
Moreover complexity of these floating computations increases in every stage of technological developments, which insists a separate hardware unit for its computations, thus resulted in invention of floating point unit (FPU).