track density


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track density

The number of recording channels (tracks) per inch on a magnetic or optical surface. See track pitch and tpi.
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Predator track density was not included in any of the best DSR models, despite the fact that predator track density was significantly higher for unsuccessful nests (see Table 1).
The number of animals in the sampling plots was converted into population density (N1/1,000 ha) and the results were regressed against track density (T1/km/day) recorded along the track transects located in the plots.
0 Bit Density (kbpi) 224 224 248 248 Track Density (tpi) 1812 1812 3172 3172 Areal Density (Gb/i[n.
A fundamental change to the architecture of the media, SMR technology rearranges the way data is stored on a disk by overlapping tracks similar to shingles on a roof thereby, increasing track density and improving aerial density.
This format incorporates blue laser technology and tighter track density to produce a capacity of 20GB per side using single-layer media.
Phase II, off the Virginia Capes, introduced additional at-sea and land-based units to more fully stress system performance and create the challenge of multiple CEC equipped carrier battle groups operating together in a high track density environment while focusing on battle group training.
However, track density is primarily dependent on tape path stability.
In order to achieve higher track density, the Ultrium 2 format uses a "track trimming" technique that overlaps adjacent tracks in order reduce the track width.