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step change

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a significant change, esp an improvement
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In a statement, ASB Bank said, 'She (McDowell) has successfully delivered cultural change programmes for major organisations, resulting in step changes in customer service, performance standards, staff engagement, and governance and control.'
The objective of this study was to experimentally determine the effects of air velocity and step changes in RH and temperature on the transient response of thin-film capacitive humidity sensors commonly used in HVAC applications.
For all tests, the test sensors were exposed to step changes in RH between 20% and 40%.
To study the effects that temperature variations had on the sensors for a given step change in humidity, tests were conducted for step changes in air temperatures (dry-bulb) of 0[degrees]F (isothermal), 9[degrees]F, and 18[degrees]F (0[degrees]C, 5[degrees]C, and 10[degrees]C).
Some of the real big challenges, those enormous step changes which affect the whole traditional processes, are difficult to start.
While the industry is so busy, incorporating these step changes is one job you put further down the deal-with-it-later pile.
With the industry so busy at the moment is it really feasible to create a step change and provide clients with what they want?
With only one set of parameters, PI controller will control the system with them, no matter how big the step change is required from the system.
These sets of parameters should control the system after the system response to a step change of the control signal reaches one third of the step change value.
It is evident from this table that parameter KR will change with every different step change in a way that with a greater step change the difference between value of parameter KR calculated in (9) and new value of KR would be bigger.