figure of merit


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figure of merit

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1. (Aeronautics) aeronautics a measure of the efficiency of a helicopter in hover
2. (Electrical Engineering) electrical engineering a measure of the efficiency of a component, such as a circuit
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Noun1.figure of merit - a numerical expression representing the efficiency of a given system, material, or procedure
efficiency - the ratio of the output to the input of any system
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Research on such structuring for the case of correlated materials, combined with a tailored chemical doping, in view of increasing the figure of merit is still at its infancy.
The figure of merit value was calculated for each simulated result to measure the overall performance of the model (Fig.
According to the performances of the samples shown in Figure 5, some samples with better performances are selected and their Haacke figure of merit [[PHI].sub.TC] is calculated and listed in Table 2.
Three experiments were performed on different days without load to determine the maximum plate stagnation temperature and the first figure of merit [F.sub.1].
The "Figure of Merit" is an integrated measure of five items, including image priority, off-pointing angle, imaging time, manoeuver angle, and manoeuver time.
For this plot, the figure of merit at near to 77K is IP /IV =15.
In this paper, we do not attempt to analyze the emissions, but introduce a figure of merit that partly addresses this--the fraction of the heating provided by the heat pump.
The detailed figure of merit parameters are summarized in Table 2.
So far we have used in our optical fiber laser induced fluorescence spectroscopy studies [11,18,19] the figure of merit approach (FM), which is defined as
Provided in [4], the figure of merit (FOM) of the proposed RVCO can be calculated from the power dissipation and the phase noise of the simulated oscillation frequency as
The new device, which enables normally-off operations, is capable of achieving roughly one half the figure of merit (FOM) of silicon-based power devices with an equivalent breakdown voltage.