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Batch

A group of instruments, especially checks and other demands for payment, that a company keeps for processing later in the day. For example, if a retailer is paid with 30 checks in a given morning, these checks collectively are called a batch. Using batches is becoming less common among retailers as customers increasingly pay with debit and credit cards. A batch is also called a block.
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Forming and sequencing batches Based on the FF heuristic (Cap=10) Batch processing time Formed batches Jobs in the batch M1 M2 M3 B1 J2 J1 J7 23 24 19 B2 J9 J3 J6 J10 17 21 23 B3 J5 9 17 9 B4 J4 J8 25 11 13 Step 5: Computing Makespan.
It is well known that excessive variation in the uncured elasticity of mixed batches can and does lead to downstream quality problems such as dimensional stability problems with extrusion, non-fills in injection molding and physical property variations with continuous vulcanization, to name a few.
In the series of eight experiments, 75% of the batches were not able to reproduce the reference energy curve, and therefore the rotor speed was kept high (100 rpm), developing an excess of heat through the shear and finally reaching the temperature limit (175[degrees]C) before the batch was well mixed.
ACH Balance+ will help banks limit the potential for loss from unprocessed files or batches as well as provide for the ability for the current staff to manage more volume.
As figure 6 indicates, some batches can have TC50 times shorter or longer than nominal.
On October 19th, 2000, the company announced the release of Crinone to Ares' affiliate Serono following the investigation and correction of the root cause of the viscosity problem, which resulted in the recall of various batches of product in April 2001.
Now, instead of just re-running the current aborted batch test, the lab tech had to rerun all of the batches on that sheet.
For years, blender makers totaled gravimetric weights over 20 to 30 or more batches and averaged them.
The system ensures correct ingredient addition to batches, inventory management, tracking and configurations.
It now appears, however, that the production company is no longer prepared to make (50 litre) batches of the GAD protein at the price previously understood by Diamyd Medical.
Typically, the accuracy of batch blenders is given as a percent accuracy over a large number of batches - sometimes 10 or more.
The pre-blended batches were not absolutely homogeneous as they came out of the preblender, and transporting the batches from the blender to the filling station caused segregation, and as a result, there was no way to assure the correctness of the proportions of the materials that were fed into the bags.