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Algorithm

Any organized set of steps used to help solve a problem. Algorithms are important in several fields, notably mathematics and computing.
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The effort to develop new computer algorithms will help provide scholars with valuable answers regarding Jewish liturgical texts and Arabic historical texts.
Blackwell began his career as an automotive engineer at General Motors Corporation where he patented computer algorithms for an antilock braking system which was named Automotive Technology of the Year -1992 by Automotive Magazine.
The developers of the receivers expect them to weed out signals from natural sources (such as pulsars), artificial ones produced on Earth (radio-frequency interference, hoaxes) and any other "false alarms" that filters or computer algorithms can remove.
Sun discovered new geometric properties of random walks, a mathematical theory with applications to computer algorithms and polymers.
Practically speaking, computer algorithms used in artificial vision systems might benefit from mimicking these newly uncovered codes.
TEHRAN (FNA)- Researchers combined genetics with computer science and created a new diagnostic technology based on advanced self-learning computer algorithms which can, with 85 per cent certainty, identify the source of the disease and thus target treatment and, ultimately, improve the prognosis for the patient.
This isn't the first time researchers have used computer algorithms to uncover an undiscovered Shakespearean play or sonnet, and it probably won't be the last.
The days of heuristically engineered computer algorithms are, however, over; competitive, state-of-the-art medical imaging software must be based on rigorous mathematics to ensure accuracy, efficiency, and stability.
Proteomics research is enhanced by both protein and DNA sequence databases, advances in mass spectrometry, and development of computer algorithms for database searching.
Clips are selected by computer algorithms and human review.
The inconsistency in the timings made it difficult for it to be detected by automated computer algorithms that helped in the search for light curves.
Typically, researchers rely on computer algorithms to sift through data.

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