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feedback loop

the circular path seen in a system that has feedback, such that the output of the system participates in the control of the system. It can be positive or negative.

feedback loop

detection system regulating activity within a hormonal system - raised hormonal output triggers the switch-off mechanism reducing release of further hormone and vice versa; a characteristic of homeostatic control
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For applications where complete digital control of the power-conversion feedback loop is appropriate, Microchip offers a family of 16-bit dsPIC([R]) Digital Signal Controllers (DSCs) for SMPSs and digital power conversion.
These signals involve mechanisms of feedback loops between the central nervous system and effector organs--namely, the hypothalamuspituitary-gonad loop of the reproductive function.
NET controls who is accepted to the feedback loop program, with Return Path maintaining its infrastructure.
Death is a way out, and Lenny's mired in his past, he's caught in a feedback loop.
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This comprehensive Web site provides technical tools and resources needed to design analog power-supply applications, augment existing analog power-supply applications with inexpensive microcontrollers, or design Switch-Mode Power Supply (SMPS) applications involving digital control of the power-conversion feedback loop.
teased apart a convoluted endocrine feedback loop to deduce elevated levels of CRH in depressives and anorexics.
Responsibility for a maintaining a feedback loop falls to performance managers at each trading partner.
The combination of QSG's Pre-Trade Analyst(R) and T-Cost Pro(R) post-trade analysis service allows our research group to work with each client and systematically refine the client's pre-trade accuracy by providing a dynamic feedback loop," added John Wightkin, CFA, Managing Partner.
This fix-it-as-you-go feedback loop enables speedier deployment, but it also requires a large technical support staff to make sure operations are not disrupted as bugs are resolved.
With Utopy, we have an intelligent feedback loop to automatically monitor customer concerns, quickly root out and neutralize problems, as well as to identify performance improvement and business opportunities throughout the enterprise," explained John Falk, assistant director of quality assurance and product support for CCH.
The result is likely to be a complex of accelerating feedback loops that will leave health care looking quite different in as little as five to 10 years.