adaptive system


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adaptive system

[ə′dap·tiv ′sis·təm]
(system engineering)
A system that can change itself in response to changes in its environment in such a way that its performance improves through a continuing interaction with its surroundings.
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In order to maximize the benefit of the state investment of the adaptive system for the West County segment of Lindbergh Blvd.
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The closing session of the Demand Driven World conference will reveal the road ahead for successful adoption of the Demand Driven Adaptive System Schema.
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David Coates (Senior Research Silviculturist with the Ministry of Natural Resource Operations, Smithers Canada), "Managing Forests As Complex Adaptive Systems" is organized into three major sections: Setting the Stage; Complexity and Complex Adaptive Systems in Different Forest Biomes; Management Under the Complex Adaptive System and Resilience Paradigm.
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To illustrate the elements of our reference model and its application throughout the paper, we next introduce a hypothetical, yet plausible, context-based adaptive system example.
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