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dissipation

(dĭs-ĭ-pā′shŭn) [L. dissipare, to scatter]
1. Dispersion of matter.
2. The act of living a wasteful and dissolute life, esp. drinking alcoholic beverages to excess.
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These devices are a key enabler to achieving ever higher channel densities, which also brings with it the on-going challenge of managing power dissipation and power consumption.
For anaerobic test, the dissipation half-life of pyrimorph was 5.
It provides all the necessary components to the required quality, which are necessary for the achievement of the contracted functionality or technical solution: disposal, supply, installation and commissioning of the power dissipation and high-voltage components according to previously ordered delivery for the power plant GE[micro]schenen.
Keywords: Beam; steel reinforcement; metallic fibers; reverse cyclic test; energy dissipation
The aim of proposed computation algorithm is determination of power dissipation of active components of investigated system, based on thermovision measurement of this system.
Component supplier Chang Bo Enterprise Co Ltd has introduced a new laptop case featuring a heat dissipation device, the Taiwan-based company announced on Saturday.
Intensities of turbulence are typically quantified in terms of the energy dissipation rate ([epsilon]), an index of how fast the kinetic energy of a flow is transferred from larger scales of motion to smaller ones, and in the limit, converted to heat.
As the power dissipation of the filament is increased, its temperature correspondingly increases causing an increase in the electrical resistance.
It is a striking fact that branched E-SBR always leads to higher energy dissipation than linear, unbranched L-SBR with a similar microstructure.
For most system-on-a-chip applications, this process provides the feature of extremely low IC power dissipation, at a competitive price point.