polar resolution

polar resolution

[′pō·lər ‚rez·ə′lü·shən]
(computer science)
Given the x and y components of a vector, the process of finding the magnitude of the vector and the angle it makes with the x axis.
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Phillips' newest state of the art Endeavour Class double-hulled tanker, the Polar Resolution, sailed into the Port of Valdez, in late July, where it loaded its first cargo of Alaska North Slope crude.
The Polar Resolution is the second of five 140,000 deadweight ton (DWT) Endeavour Class crude oil carriers Polar Tankers will add to its fleet each year until 2005.
Phillips' newest state-of-the-art Eneavour Class double-hulled tanker, the Polar Resolution, sailed into the Port of Vladez recently where it loaded its first cargo of North Slope crude oil.
The Polar Resolution is the second of the five 140,000-deadweight-ton Endeavour Class crude oil carriers Polar Tankers will add to its fleet each year until 2005.
The vessel's sister ships, Polar Endeavour, Polar Resolution, Polar Discovery and Polar Adventure, were commissioned in 2001, 2002, 2003, and 2004 respectively.
The Polar Discovery is classed by the American Bureau of Shipping (ABS) and joins two sister ships, Polar Endeavour and Polar Resolution, in the ConocoPhillips U.
This summer the POLAR RESOLUTION will enter the Alaska trade.
The second Millennium Class tanker, the POLAR RESOLUTION, will be delivered in early 2002.
will unveil its second state-of-the-art Millennium Class double-hulled tanker, the POLAR RESOLUTION, during a christening ceremony on Saturday, March 3, at the Litton Avondale Industries shipyard in New Orleans.
The second ship, the Polar Resolution, will be christened in New Orleans on March 3 (see additional information below) and is scheduled for delivery in December 2001.
Her sister ships, the POLAR RESOLUTION and the POLAR DISCOVERY, will be delivered during the first quarters of 2002 and 2003.
The POLAR DISCOVERY and her sister vessels, the POLAR ENDEAVOUR and the POLAR RESOLUTION, are 272.