VIFF


Also found in: Acronyms, Wikipedia.

VIFF

(vɪf)
n
(Aeronautics) a technique used in flying VTOL aircraft to change direction suddenly by swivelling the jet engine nozzles
[C20: v(ectoring) i(n) f(orward) f(light)]
References in periodicals archive ?
Head of Policymaking Council of VIFF, Mahamoud Shalouei, Special Award:
Evaluation index NSCT SR PCNN NSCT-SR NSCT-PCNN IE 0.1312 0.1498 0.1000 0.3965 0.0620 MC 2.6621 2.3780 2.9962 2.3718 2.4343 MI 3.4885 2.8146 1.8082 2.1005 1.7618 SD 56.6060 37.9078 59.5349 44.0044 46.2033 [Q.sup.AB/F] 0.6572 0.5441 0.4020 0.6794 0.3502 VIFF 0.6598 0.5688 0.3922 0.7074 0.4201 SSIM 0.9385 0.8775 0.6674 0.8520 0.7896 Evaluation index NSCT-SR-PCNN IE 0.1634 MC 2.4396 MI 2.2426 SD 55.4061 [Q.sup.AB/F] 0.6899 VIFF 0.6677 SSIM 0.9567 Table 2: Quality evaluation of MR-PD/MR-T1 medical image fusion.
According to the official blog of the VIFF, the Best New Director Award is a new prize awarded annually to a first or secondtime international director for a creative and innovative film which has not yet won significant international recognition.
But I didn't go looking for VIFF; the festival sought me out in February 2007, when its organisers first heard of my short film The Agreement (2006).
First, to analyze the effect of [epsilon] on Qabf, entropy, and VIFF, the square window parameter (r) and texture amplification parameter ([gamma]) were set to 2 and 5, respectively.
The VIFF 2012 will also highlight Vietnamese garment and textile industry's export potential as well as overall production capacity of the apparel manufacturers.
A: When we spoke at the VIFF screening of the film, I mentioned that I really admired your bravery, and part of that is that you seem to be willing to take on extremely unflattering roles, where your characters are deglamorized or humiliated or victimized, as Leslie is.
Instead of hitting the hottest nightclubs after premieres, for instance, VIFF's in crowd is more likely to be found at the scruffy lounge in the Bosman Hotel (complete with dart boards) to drink and schmooze.
Programmer, VIFF Atanarjuat Calendar Le Confessional The Heart of the World Leolo Lilies Mon oncle Antoine Pour la suite du monde waydowntown When the Day Breaks
Avianna Viff, 6, reads a book inside the Eugene Library Bookmobile during its stop at Ridgeline Montessori.
The "VUFF" moniker makes a playful poke at the city's gargantuan VIFF -- the Vancouver International Film Festival, which turned 18 this fall.