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sorting

[′sȯrd·iŋ]
(geology)
The process by which similar in size, shape, or specific gravity sedimentary particles are selected and separated from associated but dissimilar particles by the agent of transportation.

sorting

sorting

Re-ordering; resequencing. See sort.
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Thus, sorting and linear networks can be seen as very adequate models.
The sorting method happens in a single line of code, but will be shown as six lines:
Being part of Tomra Sorting Solutions gives our customers access to technological synergies that exist across its food, recycling, mining and specialty products business streams.
As collection programs have moved beyond just PET and HDPE bottles, sorting a more varied mix of plastics is increasingly important to reduce contamination in bales and to enable more commodity plastics to be added to the recycled stream.
With this new sorting capability, there is no need for the operator to adjust thresholds to ensure in-bag quality meets the processor's grade standard.
For example, when using the ascending LSD radix sorting of the keys 8788, 23469, 6257 and 13, the algorithm uses the following steps:
Sensor-based sorting systems evolved during the last decade work by analysing the materials passing under them on a conveyor belt.
In this paper, I describe the design of efficient sorting algorithms for GPUs that implement the Compute Unified Device Architecture.
In data centres, sorting is often the most pressing bottleneck in many higher-level activities, noted Vahdat who directs the Center for Networked Systems (CNS) at UC San Diego.
Reducing final MC variability is, therefore, a priority in kiln-drying, and it can be partially achieved by implementing lumber sorting. Lumber sorting before drying is a very common practice in the lumber manufacturing industry, since it creates groups of lumber with similar "dry-ability" characteristics.
The court heard the thefts had been uncovered by a sting operation carried out at the Kenilworth sorting office.
Welsh recycler Plastic Sorting has been given a 450,000 [pounds sterling] grant by the Welsh Assembly to buy colour sorting and hot wash equipment for a new plant in Ebbw Vale.