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Parameter

A model is a combination of variables, such as GDP growth, and coefficients which multiply these variables. The coefficients are often estimated from the data. The coefficients are called parameters.
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Parametric is a leading provider of engineered investment strategies and implementation services to institutions, family offices and individual investors.
Smith, who joined Parametric on May 31, 2013 as Chief Administrative officer, will assume all of Abramsky's responsibilities as previously announced.
To these capabilities, an upcoming version of Cimatron software will add a parametric solids-based module for designing the mold base and keeping track of its many components.
The slow parametric oscillations (jagged line) give the bubble some time to adjust its size before it hits the Rayleigh-Taylor instability region (solid line).
The DFM-driven nanometer IC design flow enables designers to perform yield and parametric hotspot detection and repair by utilizing Clear Shape's flagship product InShape[TM], a fast full-chip design manufacturability checker, and OutPerform[TM], a fast full-chip parametric variation analysis and optimization tool.
The order was driven by the tool's ability to eliminate manufacturing contamination created by in-line DC parametric testing, which is reported to cause manufacturing yield losses.
Parametric yield loss is driven by inter-die and intra-die (mismatch) parametric process variation," said Kevin MacLean, vice-president of marketing and development at PDF Solutions.
With the new Agilent N9201A, Agilent's 4070 testers are the first production parametric testers to offer a per-channel SMU (source/monitor unit) architecture that supports up to 40 total SMUs, five times more SMUs than previously available in a single tester, for extremely fast characterization of in-line array test structures.
Best believes that parametric catastrophe bonds come with "basis risk" that must be considered in the Financial Strength Ratings of the companies sponsoring the bond issues.
Parametric will use the WisdomTree Indexes as benchmarks for its successful tax-managed separate account business.
The Parametric emerging markets strategy employs a structured, disciplined investment process that emphasizes broad exposure and diversification among countries, sectors and individual stocks.