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Conversion factors

Rules set by the Chicago Board of Trade for determining the invoice price of each acceptable deliverable Treasury issue against the Treasury Bond futures contract.

conversion factors

The rates used to adjust differences in bond values for delivery on a U.S. Treasury bond futures contract. Because the contract calls for the equivalent of an 8% coupon, 20-year maturity bond, it is necessary to convert other securities that are acceptable for delivery.
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1949-2005: EIA adopted the Bureau of Mines thermal conversion factor of 5.
1949-1992: EIA adopted the Bureau of Mines thermal conversion factor of 5.
1949-2003: EIA adopted the thermal conversion factor of 6.
For "Biomass-Based Diesel Fuel" and "Other Renewable Fuels," EIA assumed the thermal conversion factor to be 5.
EIA adopted the Bureau of Mines estimated thermal conversion factor of 6.
EIA estimated the thermal conversion factor for biodiesel to be 5.
1949-1962: EIA adopted the thermal conversion factor of 1,035 Btu per cubic foot as estimated by the Bureau of Mines and first published in the Petroleum Statement, Annual, 1956.
1963-1979: EIA adopted the thermal conversion factor calculated annually by the American Gas Association (AGA) and published in Gas Facts, an AGA annual publication.
Dose-rate conversion factors for external exposure to photon emitters in soil.
Table 1: dose rate conversion factors for outdoor and indoor external exposure ([CF.
conversion factors for relating weight to particle and agglomerate numbers and surface area should be standardized.
With the DAQ Channel Wizard, the user simply fills in the blanks to define an input signal, the type of transducer being used, any scaling factors required, CJC values, and unit conversion factors.