block size


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block size

(1) The number of individual elements making up a block.
(2) A term of art used in clinical trials for the number of patients in a particular treatment block or arm.
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As compared to the hierarchical variable block size algorithm of H.264 or HEVC, our algorithm is more compatible to the image structure as both size and position of the image blocks are variable.
N is the block size. If we change the block from 900 KB to 60 MB without any optimization, the encoding will become very slow.
The block size solution is favored by Bitcoin "miners" (those who own the Bitcoin hardware) because it will increase the hardware requirements for Bitcoin mining and thereby centralize power in the hands of the bigger investors.
Our numerical experiments in Section 5 demonstrate the efficiency of a variable block size compared to a fixed block size.
The different in block size effect greatly on the detectability.
In the case of weak forcing and the resulting weakly turbulent behaviour, the results of the statistical inference analysis are not in so good agreement with the theory, and we find that for the different observables the shape parameter estimates have varying nonmonotonic dependence on the block size. We will investigate possible reasons for such a behaviour.
While implementing this technique, the block size is varied from 4 x 4, 8 x 8 and 16 x 16.
Based on pixel reading mechanism, architecture will perform absolute difference and accumulation of difference, and finally comparator will identify which block size is best suited for particular macroblock among various candidate macroblocks.
The key features of the Phase 2 EPA requirements are as follows: Buffer zone distances are based on application block size, fumigant application method and rate, and tarp type, and are implemented on product labels.
In the case of parallelism one round is executed per clock cycle for a block size containing r rounds.
The other is known as (http://www.coindesk.com/bitcoin-classic-publish-code-block-size/) Bitcoin Classic , a group comprised of developers and enthusiasts who propose the adoption of an alternative blockchain (incompatible with the original) that would increase the block size to 2 MB, a move it believes would increase user adoption.
Selecting a proper block size for BMM is crucial [12], the methods of selecting the block size vary from different fields, such as wind speeds [13], flood [14], rainfall [15], and other fields [16-18].