The state of the ATMOSPHERE over minutes to months.
The study of those aspects of energy and matter in terms of elementary principles and laws. (From McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 6th ed)
The motion of air relative to the earth's surface.
Water particles that fall from the ATMOSPHERE.
Divisions of the year according to some regularly recurrent phenomena usually astronomical or climatic. (From McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 6th ed)
The atmospheric properties, characteristics and other atmospheric phenomena especially pertaining to WEATHER or CLIMATE.
The longterm manifestations of WEATHER. (McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 6th ed)
An agency in the Executive Branch of the Federal Government. It was created as an independent regulatory agency responsible for the implementation of federal laws designed to protect the environment. Its mission is to protect human health and the ENVIRONMENT.
An array of tests used to determine the toxicity of a substance to living systems. These include tests on clinical drugs, foods, and environmental pollutants.
Substances or energies, for example heat or light, which when introduced into the air, water, or land threaten life or health of individuals or ECOSYSTEMS.
Rapid methods of measuring the effects of an agent in a biological or chemical assay. The assay usually involves some form of automation or a way to conduct multiple assays at the same time using sample arrays.
Exogenous agents, synthetic and naturally occurring, which are capable of disrupting the functions of the ENDOCRINE SYSTEM including the maintenance of HOMEOSTASIS and the regulation of developmental processes. Endocrine disruptors are compounds that can mimic HORMONES, or enhance or block the binding of hormones to their receptors, or otherwise lead to activating or inhibiting the endocrine signaling pathways and hormone metabolism.
The science concerned with the detection, chemical composition, and biological action of toxic substances or poisons and the treatment and prevention of toxic manifestations.
The system of glands that release their secretions (hormones) directly into the circulatory system. In addition to the ENDOCRINE GLANDS, included are the CHROMAFFIN SYSTEM and the NEUROSECRETORY SYSTEMS.
The collective designation of three organizations with common membership: the European Economic Community (Common Market), the European Coal and Steel Community, and the European Atomic Energy Community (Euratom). It was known as the European Community until 1994. It is primarily an economic union with the principal objectives of free movement of goods, capital, and labor. Professional services, social, medical and paramedical, are subsumed under labor. The constituent countries are Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Ireland, Italy, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Portugal, Spain, Sweden, and the United Kingdom. (The World Almanac and Book of Facts 1997, p842)
The interaction of persons or groups of persons representing various nations in the pursuit of a common goal or interest.
Procedures, such as TISSUE CULTURE TECHNIQUES; mathematical models; etc., when used or advocated for use in place of the use of animals in research or diagnostic laboratories.
The prediction or projection of the nature of future problems or existing conditions based upon the extrapolation or interpretation of existing scientific data or by the application of scientific methodology.
Branch of medicine concerned with the prevention and control of disease and disability, and the promotion of physical and mental health of the population on the international, national, state, or municipal level.
A private, voluntary, not-for-profit organization which establishes standards for the operation of health facilities and services, conducts surveys, and awards accreditation.
Inland bodies of still or slowly moving FRESH WATER or salt water, larger than a pond, and supplied by RIVERS and streams.
A product of hard secondary xylem composed of CELLULOSE, hemicellulose, and LIGNANS, that is under the bark of trees and shrubs. It is used in construction and as a source of CHARCOAL and many other products.
The number of RED BLOOD CELLS per unit volume in a sample of venous BLOOD.
The large subunit of the 80s ribosome of eukaryotes. It is composed of the 28S RIBOSOMAL RNA, the 5.8S RIBOSOMAL RNA, the 5S RIBOSOMAL RNA, and about 50 different RIBOSOMAL PROTEINS.
A procedure consisting of a sequence of algebraic formulas and/or logical steps to calculate or determine a given task.
Elements of limited time intervals, contributing to particular results or situations.
The process of pictorial communication, between human and computers, in which the computer input and output have the form of charts, drawings, or other appropriate pictorial representation.
The statistical reproducibility of measurements (often in a clinical context), including the testing of instrumentation or techniques to obtain reproducible results. The concept includes reproducibility of physiological measurements, which may be used to develop rules to assess probability or prognosis, or response to a stimulus; reproducibility of occurrence of a condition; and reproducibility of experimental results.
Devices that babies can suck on when they are not feeding. The extra sucking can be comforting to the babies and pacify them. Pacifiers usually are used as a substitute for the thumb in babies who suck on their thumb or fingers almost constantly.

Does risk factor epidemiology put epidemiology at risk? Peering into the future. (1/5164)

The multiple cause black box paradigm of the current risk factor era in epidemiology is growing less serviceable. This single level paradigm is likely to be displaced. The signs are that the growing strength of molecular epidemiology on the one side, and of a global epidemiology based on information systems on the other, will come to dominate epidemiology and segregate it into separate disciplines. At the same time, the links with public health interests grow weaker. A multilevel ecoepidemiology has the potential to bind these strands together.  (+info)

The European mesothelioma epidemic. (2/5164)

Projections for the period 1995-2029 suggest that the number of men dying from mesothelioma in Western Europe each year will almost double over the next 20 years, from 5000 in 1998 to about 9000 around 2018, and then decline, with a total of about a quarter of a million deaths over the next 35 years. The highest risk will be suffered by men born around 1945-50, of whom about 1 in 150 will die of mesothelioma. Asbestos use in Western Europe remained high until 1980, and substantial quantities are still used in several European countries. These projections are based on the fit of a simple age and birth cohort model to male pleural cancer mortality from 1970 to 1989 for six countries (Britain, France, Germany, Italy, The Netherlands and Switzerland) which together account for three-quarters of the population of Western Europe. The model was tested by comparing observed and predicted numbers of deaths for the period 1990-94. The ratio of mesothelioma to recorded pleural cancer mortality has been 1.6:1 in Britain but was assumed to be 1:1 in other countries.  (+info)

Usefulness of fractional flow reserve to predict clinical outcome after balloon angioplasty. (3/5164)

BACKGROUND: After regular coronary balloon angioplasty, it would be helpful to identify those patients who have a low cardiac event rate. Coronary angiography alone is not sensitive enough for that purpose, but it has been suggested that the combination of optimal angiographic and optimal functional results indicates a low restenosis chance. Pressure-derived myocardial fractional flow reserve (FFR) is an index of the functional severity of the residual epicardial lesion and could be useful for that purpose. METHODS AND RESULTS: In 60 consecutive patients with single-vessel disease, balloon angioplasty was performed by use of a pressure instead of a regular guide wire. Both quantitative coronary angiography (QCA) and measurement of FFR were performed 15 minutes after the procedure. A successful angioplasty result, defined as a residual diameter stenosis (DS) <50%, was achieved in 58 patients. In these patients, DS and FFR, measured 15 minutes after PTCA, were analyzed in relation to clinical outcome. In those 26 patients with both optimal angiographic (residual DS by QCA /=0.90) results, event-free survival rates at 6, 12, and 24 months were 92+/-5%, 92+/-5%, and 88+/-6%, respectively, versus 72+/-8%, 69+/-8%, and 59+/-9%, respectively, in the remaining 32 patients in whom the angiographic or functional result or both were suboptimal (P=0.047, P=0.028, and P=0.014, respectively). CONCLUSIONS: In patients with a residual DS /=0.90, clinical outcome up to 2 years is excellent. Therefore, there is a complementary value of coronary angiography and coronary pressure measurement in the evaluation of PTCA result.  (+info)

Pregnancies averted among U.S. teenagers by the use of contraceptives. (4/5164)

CONTEXT: The personal and social costs associated with teenage pregnancy in the United States concern many policymakers and researchers, yet the role of contraception in preventing these pregnancies has not been adequately quantified. METHODS: Published estimates of contraceptive effectiveness were applied to 1995 National Survey of Family Growth data on sexual and contraceptive practices in order to estimate the number of pregnancies averted through the use of contraceptives by U.S. teenagers. Four scenarios of contraceptives access--from current levels of access to highly restricted access--and teenagers' sexual and contraceptive practices in response to such restrictions are used to project the potential impact on pregnancies among teenagers. RESULTS: Current levels of contraceptive use averted an estimated 1.65 million pregnancies among 15-19-year-old women in the United States during 1995. If these young women had been denied access to both prescription and over-the-counter contraceptive methods, an estimated one million additional pregnancies (ranging from 750,000 to 1.25 million) would have occurred, assuming some decrease in sexual activity. These pregnancies would have led to 480,000 live births, 390,000 abortions, 120,000 miscarriages, 10,000 ectopic pregnancies and 37 maternal deaths. CONCLUSIONS: Contraceptive use by teenage women prevents pregnancies and negative pregnancy-related health consequences that can disrupt the lives of adolescent women and that have substantial societal costs. Continued and expanded access to contraceptives for adolescents is a critically important public health strategy.  (+info)

Quality circles in ambulatory care: state of development and future perspective in Germany. (5/5164)

OBJECTIVE: To survey the quantitative development of quality circles (peer review groups; QC) and their moderators in ambulatory care in Germany, to describe approaches to documentation and evaluation, to establish what types of facilities and support is available and to assess opinions on the future importance of QC. DESIGN: Cross-sectional survey using a standardized questionnaire and supplementary telephone interviews. SETTING: All 23 German regional Associations of Statutory Health Insurance Physicians (ASHIP) were surveyed. RESULTS: The total number of QC in ambulatory care in Germany increased rapidly from 16 in 1993 to 1633 in June 1996, with about 17% (range 1.0-52.1%) of all practicing physicians (112 158) currently involved. Throughout Germany, 2403 moderators were trained in 168 training courses by the qualifying date. Follow-up meetings were held or being planned in 20 ASHIP, with approximately 39% (23-95%) of the moderators participating. Systematic documentation of QC work was undertaken or planned in all 23 ASHIIP, and 10 ASHIP carried out comparative evaluation, with at least five others planning to start it. The ASHIP promoted the work of QC by providing organizational (22) or financial (20) support, materials (20) or mediation of resource persons (16). Eleven ASHIP received grants from drug companies. ASHIP rated the future importance of QC as increasing (18) or stable (four), but in no case as decreasing. CONCLUSIONS AND RECOMMENDATIONS: The quantitative growth of QC in Germany is encouraging, but the extent of support and evaluation appears insufficient. Increased methodological support and facilitation, follow-up meetings on a more regular basis, improved documentation and evaluation of individual QC, and problem oriented evaluation of their impact on health care are essential for further successful development. Principles, problems and solutions discussed may be relevant for similar QI activities in other countries.  (+info)

Melanoma cells present a MAGE-3 epitope to CD4(+) cytotoxic T cells in association with histocompatibility leukocyte antigen DR11. (6/5164)

In this study we used TEPITOPE, a new epitope prediction software, to identify sequence segments on the MAGE-3 protein with promiscuous binding to histocompatibility leukocyte antigen (HLA)-DR molecules. Synthetic peptides corresponding to the identified sequences were synthesized and used to propagate CD4(+) T cells from the blood of a healthy donor. CD4(+) T cells strongly recognized MAGE-3281-295 and, to a lesser extent, MAGE-3141-155 and MAGE-3146-160. Moreover, CD4(+) T cells proliferated in the presence of recombinant MAGE-3 after processing and presentation by autologous antigen presenting cells, demonstrating that the MAGE-3 epitopes recognized are naturally processed. CD4(+) T cells, mostly of the T helper 1 type, showed specific lytic activity against HLA-DR11/MAGE-3-positive melanoma cells. Cold target inhibition experiments demonstrated indeed that the CD4(+) T cells recognized MAGE-3281-295 in association with HLA-DR11 on melanoma cells. This is the first evidence that a tumor-specific shared antigen forms CD4(+) T cell epitopes. Furthermore, we validated the use of algorithms for the prediction of promiscuous CD4(+) T cell epitopes, thus opening the possibility of wide application to other tumor-associated antigens. These results have direct implications for cancer immunotherapy in the design of peptide-based vaccines with tumor-specific CD4(+) T cell epitopes.  (+info)

The present state and future prospects of occupational health in Bangladesh. (7/5164)

Bangladesh is a relatively young and developing country. At the present time, like in most developing countries, a clear demarcation between occupational health care and general medical care is difficult to be recognized in Bangladesh. Occupational health is a fairly new field, as the country is undergoing industrialization and occupational health activities are operated by several ministries, such as Labour, Health, Industry and Transport. Legal foundations of the occupational health-care system based on British India and Pakistani era, were adopted and amended by the Government of Bangladesh after the liberation of the country in 1971. Most of the Labour laws have been rectified by the Government of Bangladesh according to the ILO Conventions. Reconsideration of the occupational health service system avoiding duplication for the 'occupational health' component in several ministries might be helpful to achieve the successful provision of an occupational health service in the developing Bangladesh.  (+info)

KRAS mutations predict progression of preneoplastic gastric lesions. (8/5164)

Eight hundred sixty-three subjects with atrophic gastritis were recruited to participate in an ongoing chemoprevention trial in Narino, Colombia. The participants were randomly assigned to intervention therapies, which included treatment to eradicate Helicobacter pylori infection followed by daily dietary supplementation with antioxidant micronutrients in a 2 x 2 x 2 factorial design. A series of biopsies of gastric mucosa were obtained according to a specified protocol from designated locations in the stomach for each participant at baseline (before intervention therapy) and at year three. A systematic sample of 160 participants was selected from each of the eight treatment combinations. DNA was isolated from each of these biopsies (n = 320), and the first exon of KRAS was amplified using PCR. Mutations in the KRAS gene were detected using denaturing gradient gel electrophoresis and confirmed by sequence analysis. Of all baseline biopsies, 14.4% (23 of 160) contained KRAS mutations. Among those participants with atrophic gastritis without metaplasia, 19.4% (6 of 25) contained KRAS mutations, indicating that mutation of this important gene is likely an early event in the etiology of gastric carcinoma. An important association was found between the presence of KRAS mutations in baseline biopsies and the progression of preneoplastic lesions. Only 14.6% (20 of 137) of participants without baseline KRAS mutations progressed from atrophic gastritis to intestinal metaplasia or from small intestinal metaplasia to colonic metaplasia; however, 39.1% (9 of 23) with baseline KRAS mutations progressed to a more advanced lesion after 3 years [univariate odds ratio (OR), 3.76 (P = 0.05); multivariate OR adjusted for treatment, 3.74 (P = 0.04)]. In addition, the specificity of the KRAS mutation predicted progression. For those participants with G-->T transversions at position 1 of codon 12 (GGT-->TGT), 19.4% (5 of 17) progressed (univariate OR, 2.4); however, 60.0% (3 of 5) of participants with G-->A transitions at position 1 of codon 12 (GGT-->AGT) progressed (univariate OR, 8.7; P = 0.004 using chi2 test).  (+info)

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Where do we go to dream? Its a question I asked myself as I heard the news about the FDA cracking down on 23andMe, a service that dared to dream outside of our regulatory systems confines. As we travel down new and unexplored paths, where do we go to move away from the understandably conservative thinking of our industry and think about biotechnologies that will, as Astro Teller from Google X labs says, make a 10x improvement to our world? I grew up reading mind-expanding sci-fi from Asimov, Sagan, Bear, Heinlein, Egan, Stross, and many others, and yet I couldnt find a list for those of us who wanted to dive deeper into the oddities and possible futures of the technology of life. So after a discussion with Kyle Taylor, the head scientist for Glowing Plants, in which we discussed one future possibility of engineering crops to grow on the surface of oceans to feed the hungry billions of the world, I thought it would be worth reaching out across the Web to compile a list of other future possible ...
the ABS uses the cohort-component method for producing population projections of Australia, the states, territories, capital cities and balances of state. This method begins with a base population for each sex by single year of age and advances it year by year, for each year in the projection period, by applying assumptions regarding future fertility, mortality and migration. The assumptions are based on demographic trends over the past decade and longer, both in Australia and overseas. The projections are not predictions or forecasts, but are simply illustrations of the change in population which would occur if the assumptions were to prevail over the projection period. A number of projections are produced by the ABS to show a range of possible future outcomes. The base year for these projections is 2004. ...
A review of sexually transmitted infections (STIs) in men who have sex with men (MSM) since the 1960s and an analysis of possible future trends suggest ...
Over the years weve looked at the fitness industry from a number of angles - discussing the history, present approaches and potential future trends involved. Fascinating areas.. When it comes to the last part - discussing potential future trends - things get a little, well, unusual. If its an interest you share, or you just want to find out the types of things we think are likely, check out the posts tagged Futurism. And of course, Gymchat 224 (Roundtable) - The Future of Fitness. Superb discussion.. ...
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According to a new market report published by Credence Research Aramid Paper Market - Growth, Future Prospects, Competitive Analysis, and Forecast 2016 - 2022, the aramid paper market is expected to reach US$ 0.80 Bn by 2022, expanding at a CAGR of 4.7% from 2016 to 2022. Browse the full Aramid paper Market for Communication Equipment, Honeycomb Core and Electrical Insulation Application - Growth, Future Prospects, Competitive Analysis, and Forecast 2016 - 2022 report at Market Insights. Aramid polyamides were introduced to the market in the early 1960s. The first meta - aramid was produced by the company DuPont named HT-1 which then was known by the trade name Nomex. Aramid paper is also known as a high temperature resistant insulation product which has excellent chemical and physical properties. It is sometimes known as a calendered insulating paper that offers mechanical toughness, dielectric strength, resilience and ...
This is not a CMC forecast. Its data form the european forecast model ECMWF. It provides a cloud cover forecast. Its here for comparison with the CMC cloud cover forecast. The ECMWF model covers a larger area and forecasts further into the future. New data becomes available around 17:00 and 05:00 local time. Which is different than when the CMC forecasts update. This isnt an astronomy-specific forecast. So like many civil forecasts clear sky might still mean some cirrus. Accuracy Summary: The ECMWF forecast is more accurate than the CMC cloud forecast when predicting mostly clear, but less accurate when predicting mostly cloudy. But ECMWF forecasts out for 72 hours instead of 44 for CMC. The far future ECMWF cloud forecasts are still usable. Accuracy details: Averaged over North America for the last 30 days: when the forecast is predicting less than 12 hours into the future, mostly-clear forecasts (cloud,25%) have been right 85% of the time. Mostly-cloudy forecasts (cloud,75%) have been ...
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In this book, expert RNAi specialists from around the world have teamed up to produce a timely and thought-provoking review of the area. The two central themes are the latest findings on RNAi-virus interactions and the current progress in the development of RNAi-based antiviral therapeutics. A number of chapters explain general concepts concerned with the role of RNAi in natural antiviral defense mechanisms, other chapters discuss how to improve the efficacy and safety of RNAi-based antiviral drugs, while others describe how this technology is being developed as a new therapeutic tool for fighting specific viruses, including HIV, HCV and respiratory viruses. Authors also outline potential new avenues for research thus providing a stimulus for further research.
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(I-BusinessNews.Com, February 13, 2021 ) The growth of the market can be attributed to the initiatives by governments & NGOs to encourage organ donation, increasing investment in cell-based research, increasing prevalence of cardiovascular & respiratory diseases, and developments in biologics manufacturing. The high cost of organ transplantation and organ supply-demand gap, however, are expected to…
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In this module your main task is to plan and carry out a set of activities with selected households in the community to help them gain a good understanding of their current and possible future use of natural resources in their area. Why is this important? As people become informed and take actions to manage their use of resources responsibly to obtain food, they will be able to sustain themselves and their families, break the cycle of poverty and protect the environment at the same time. To prep ...
In this module your main task is to plan and carry out a set of activities with selected households in the community to help them gain a good understanding of their current and possible future use of natural resources in their area. Why is this important? As people become informed and take actions to manage their use of resources responsibly to obtain food, they will be able to sustain themselves and their families, break the cycle of poverty and protect the environment at the same time. To prep ...
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Shani et al. (2015) are presumably the first authors to draw a direct comparison between regret connected to a past miss and regret related to a future miss. They showed that a possible future regret could influence peoples decision-making more than regret caused by a past miss. We tried to shed further light on these findings by testing the strength of their findings in a separate evaluation and different time variables. By presenting to the participant two sequential scenarios with only one discount in the first scenario and two discounts in the second, we were able to collect data for a separate evaluation and a joint evaluation with different orders of the missed opportunities. Thus, we could also evaluate to what extent they changed their minds when introducing a future regret as new information.. In the separate evaluation, we find that people feel more regret and responsibility for a past miss than for a future miss. This remains contrary to the findings of the study to which we are ...
1. The current iteration of MarshalPlan -- MarshalPlan 5.5 -- is not a prototype of a working application suitable for real-time and real-world use. Far from it! However, MarshalPlan 5.5 goes beyond just scratchings (text) that explain how an evidence marshaling application might work. Even so, it is not far from the truth to say that MarshalPlan is mainly an elaborate visual illustration of some of the directions that development of software for marshaling evidence in legal settings should take. But, but ... MarshalPlan 5.5 is a bit more than an illustration of possible future directions for research and development. MarshalPlan as it now stands is useful for pedagogical (i.e., teaching) purposes. Moreover, MarshalPlan is creeping ever closer to being something akin to a genuine software prototype suitable for real-world and real-time use ...
Over the past few decades, numerous forecasting methods have been proposed in the field of epidemic forecasting. Such methods can be classified into different categories such as deterministic vs. probabilistic, comparative methods vs. generative methods, and so on. In some of the more popular comparative methods, researchers compare observed epidemiological data from the early stages of an outbreak with the output of proposed models to forecast the future trend and prevalence of the pandemic. A significant problem in this area is the lack of standard well-defined evaluation measures to select the best algorithm among different ones, as well as for selecting the best possible configuration for a particular algorithm. In this paper we present an evaluation framework which allows for combining different features, error measures, and ranking schema to evaluate forecasts. We describe the various epidemic features (Epi-features) included to characterize the output of forecasting methods and provide suitable
If a composite is modeled as a randomly inhomogeneous medium, an overall modulus operator relates the ensemble average of the stress to that of the strain. This paper reviews methods for estimating the overall modulus operator when only a limited amount of statistical information on the composite is available. The most securely based estimates come from bounds on the energy. Such bounds induce bounds on the components of the overall modulus operator and have a precise status, independent of the pointwise quality of the approximating fields from which they are derived. Other approximations are also outlined, however; these include perturbation series, estimates obtained from making ad hoc closure assumptions, and self-consistent estimates. The paper concludes with a discussion of possible future developments.. ...
The working group reviewed its current status. It has exceeded its chartered time limit. It has promised to have all drafts on its charter finished and submitted to the IESG by 15 April 1996. The working group will not be allowed to address any new work until these topics are finished. The working group also discussed and quickly dealt with a number of drafts (other than IXFR, Notify, and DynUpdate). See the minutes for additional information. The working group also had a lengthy discussion on issues pertaining to the interactions of DNS and DHCP. A brief discussion was also held on possible future work items, with the proviso that the current work items MUST be finished before any new DNS work is chartered ...
A mans blood pressure is one of the easiest and simplest measurements and can tell much about his current and possible future health. New guidelines…
Note that this charter does not mandate which extensions to SPARQL the Working Group will specify. The first task of the group, documented as its first deliverable (see the section on Milestones below) is to produce a final and prioritized list of extensions that the group will indeed handle. Other extensions may be documented to be proposed for a possible future Working Group working on new releases of SPARQL.. The group will also take into consideration the errors on the documents reported by the community since the publication of of the SPARQL documents in January 2008, and stored in the public archives of the relevant mailing list.. Backwards compatibility with the current version of SPARQL is of great importance. All queries, that are valid in the January 2008 version of SPARQL, should remain valid in the new version and should produce identical results. For each new feature, if there is doubt or a perceived problem with respect to this, the guideline should be to not include the feature in ...
We believe these additional NAS conditions are significant not only because they allow for the very possibility of reproductive embryo editing in the future, but also because they offer guidance now for scientists pursuing in vitro embryo editing research aimed at possible future reproductive use. Conditions (1) and (2), for instance, should motivate researchers to deliberate carefully about which genetic diseases to target in their in vitro embryo editing studies. Researchers investigating the technical feasibility of reproductive embryo editing must first select a specific disease and then stick with it for the long haul. They cannot jump from one disease to another and still hope to have all the preclinical safety, efficacy, and proof-of-concept data necessary for the regulatory approval of any particular intervention. For example, if the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA; Rockville, MD) ever allows germline editing trials, it is likely to do so for a very specific guide RNA sequence on a ...
Yes, of course academic freedom does not protect sexual harassment - any more than it protects pedagogy that lacks any legitimate educational basis (which was the earlier version of the administrations concerns about the lecture) or the behavior for which Sandusky was convicted. (I offer no comment here on whether Adlers class exercise, details of which are somewhat sketchy, rises to the level of a hostile work/learning environment.) The issue is how to regulate the risk of a hostile learning environment: ex post, through investigations and, as appropriate, subsequent proceedings that bear at least the hallmarks of an adversarial process and due process - or ex ante, by a group that tends to speculate about (rather than rely on data to assess) possible future harms and benefits, that has stronger incentives to avoid Type II than Type I errors, that operate with virtually no transparency and no representation for the teacher during the decision-making process or for the students at all, and ...
GEORGE CHURCH: Weve heard a little bit about the ancient past of biology, and possible futures, and Id like to frame what Im talking about in terms of four subjects that elaborate on that. In terms of past and future, what have we learned from the past, how does that help us design the future, what would we like it to do in the future, how do we know what we should be doing? This sounds like a moral or ethical issue, but its actually a very practical one too.. One of the things weve learned from the past is that diversity and dispersion are good. How do we inject that into a technological context? That brings the second topic, which is, if were going to do something, if we have some idea what direction we want to go in, what sort of useful constructions we would like to make, say with biology, what would those useful constructs be? By useful we might mean that the benefits outweigh the costs - and the risks. Not simply costs, you have to have risks, and humans as a species have trouble ...
With the all but inevitable advent of a workable Time Machine upon us, it would behoove us all to take some preparations for our foray into the heretofore unknowable Future. The Past, of course, we know about, and therefore it holds no interest. As one who has spent a great deal of time investigating the might-bes and may-happens of many possible Futures, I feel responsible to impart the fruits of my investigations to the rest of you. When you find yourself in the Future, please reach into your pocket and quickly study this list (but not for so long as to attract unwanted attention):. 1) Beware when crossing the street. The Contrivances of our Descendants will certainly be very fast-moving and, being harried by their faster pace of life, the Drivers of Tomorrow may not be on the look-out for us, Secret Visitors from the Past.. 2) Follow the crowds and attempt to blend in until you are properly oriented. Rules for walking in the Cities of Tomorrow may be far stricter, and the subsequent penalties ...
Dec 12, 2011 In a recent interview to Italian media, Reinhard Mieck, CEO of Labelux Group said his company is open to possible future acquisitions, especially companies with a strong business growth potential. Labelux Group is owned by German giant Benckiser, a family business, which also owns second largest fragrances producer COTY.. Labelux was set up early 2008, the first acquisition being British based Solange, followed by Bally and Derek Lam, later the same year, then Zagliani in 2009 and recently, this year, Belstaff and Jimmy Choo.. The groups turnover is now estimated at over 1 billion euros, however, in size, much smaller than other luxury groups such as PPR or Richemont. MIeck insists his company does not have a group philosophy and is not looking to copy the model of other groups. To illustrate, he said While PPR and LVMH feel as more French, we are much more international. We have headquarters in Milan and New York, and I am a German, based in London.. Of all companies within ...
People - including my mother - has always been very keen to point of the health benefits of not smoking but what those people always fail to understand is that… if it didnt matter back when I started smoking - knowing full well how dangerous it is - why would it matter now? The answer of course is that it doesnt. Unless theres some immediate health problem, that is fucking my life right now, Im not going to care about some possible health problem, in a possible future. Remember what I said about how we all like to think that were special. I too, would like to think that Im special. Even though I know - for a fact - that Im statistically unlikely to be special. Sadly, thats just how statistics work ...
Title: S-Nitrosothiols as Nitric Oxide-Donors: Chemistry, Biology and Possible Future Therapeutic Applications. VOLUME: 11 ISSUE: 20. Author(s):A. Ferro. Affiliation:Department of Clinical Pharmacology, Kings College London, St. Thomas Hospital, Lambeth Palace Road, London SE1 7EH, UK.. Keywords:nitric oxide, nitric oxide donors, s-nitrosothiols, therapeutics. Abstract: In recent years, the gaseous molecule nitric oxide (NO) has been shown to be involved in many important biological events. S-Nitrosothiols are biological substances derived endogenously from NO, and are found in a variety of tissues exhibiting NO-mimetic activity. Fundamental studies on the chemical aspects of S-nitrosothiols have become an integral part of NO research, with a view to further understanding the numerous biological functions both of NO and of S-nitrosothiols themselves. It has often been suggested that Snitrosothiols represent a means either for the storage or transport of NO, although the evidence for this is ...
The two basic weaknesses of the local government structure are the number and variety of special-purpose authorities and the excessive number of territorial authorities. The special-purpose authorities in general are subject to a considerable degree of direction by the Central Government. Moreover, they exercise functions which in some instances at least might otherwise be exercised by territorial authorities, especially if the territorial structure was strengthened by amalgamation of smaller and weaker units. The excessive number of territorial authorities means that some of them are too small and consequently have inadequate resources, a fact which limits their ability to perform satisfactorily the functions demanded by a rapidly growing community and expanding economy, at least without substantial financial assistance by the Central Government. This assistance once again tends to increase the extent of direction by Central Government.. The fragmented and heterogeneous character of the local ...
Global Wound Debridement Products Market 2018-2024: Opportunities, Future Trends, Growing Demand, Analysis, Forecast & Industry Developments ...
TY - JOUR. T1 - Immune therapy for infectious diseases at the dawn of the 21st century. T2 - The past, present and future role of antibody therapy, therapeutic vaccination and biological response modifiers. AU - Buchwald, U. K.. AU - Pirofski, L.. PY - 2003/4/28. Y1 - 2003/4/28. N2 - In the last decades of the 20th century, infectious diseases have re-emerged as a significant public health problem in the developed world. However, the available anti-infective armamentarium has proven to be alarmingly insufficient to combat many of the microbes that cause these diseases, such as drug resistant microbes, microbes for which therapy is not available or ineffective because of underlying host immune impairment, and microbes that only cause disease in the setting of impaired immunity but are not pathogens in normal individuals. Hence, there is an urgent need for new approaches to the treatment of infectious diseases that can increase the efficacy of anti-infective therapy and bolster the immune response ...
As the HPI Research School is an interdisciplinary undertaking of the HPI research groups, the Symposium on Future Trends in Service-Oriented Computing covers a wide range of topics concering SOC, which include but are not limited to: cloud computing, {software, platform, infrastructure} as a service, service description, discovery and composition, service deployment, platform configuration and capacity planning, monitoring, service middleware, service-oriented architectures (SOAs), service management, information as a service, service development and maintenance, novel business models for SOAs, economical implications of web services and SOAs, service science, mobile and peer-to-peer services, data services, quality of service, exception handling, or service reliability and security ...
Read Hepatitis C: Current Controversies and Future Potential in Solid Organ Transplantation, Current Infectious Disease Reports on DeepDyve, the largest online rental service for scholarly research with thousands of academic publications available at your fingertips.
Most population projections are actually forecasts. Population parameters are meant to estimate the present characteristics of a population and to depict plausible assumptions of future demographic trends. Forecasting, however, should not constitute the exclusive use of population projections. The cohort-component model used in most population projections is first of all a model of population dynamics linking demographic processes and changes in population characteristics. The three essays presented here illustrate how a population projection model can be used to address issues in demographic research besides forecasting.^ The first essay uses counter-factual simulations, which are pure projections to the extent they are thought experiments, simply developing the implications of assumptions without reference to the actual course of population. Specifically, world population is projected from 1950 to 2000 with fertility and mortality rates constant at their mid-century levels. By difference with
Press release - The Insight Partners - Drug Discovery Services Market Opportunities and Future Trend by 2027 - Thermo Fisher Scientific, GenScript, Domainex, WuXi AppTec, Selcia Limited, Charles River - published on is an unofficial Transformers fansite. It is not associated with nor endorsed by Hasbro or Takara Tomy. Transformers® is a registered trademark of Hasbro, Inc. Visit to view Hasbros official Transformers website or visit Takara Tomys official Transformers website.. In order to comply with the FTCs endorsement guidelines, we hereby inform this sites viewers that we occasionally receive sample products, content, or other forms of media from various companies in order for us to provide content of interest to our readers. Some of the content on this site are sponsored posts for which we have been compensated. Some of the links to external sites posted on this site may automatically be converted to an affiliate link for which we may be compensated. We are a participant in several affiliate programs such as Amazon Services LLC Associates Program and the eBay Partner Network, affiliate advertising programs designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking ... [8] bisphenol-A (BPA): [9] protein leakage into the urine: [10] Albumin: [11] tells Science Daily: [12] autism: [13] abnormal egg development: [14] emotional problems: [15] IVF ...
Customized grafts that include a scaffold populated with the patients own cells could become a major advantage in the field of uterus transplantation since it may overcome problematic donor issues...
Part 1 Market Overview 1.1 Market Definition 1.2 Market Development 1.3 By Type 1.4 By Application 1.5 By Region Part 2 Global Market Status and Future Forecast 2.1 Global Market by Region 2.2 Global Market by Company 2.3 Global Market by Type 2.4 Global Market by Application 2.5 Global Market by Forecast Part 3 North America Market Status and Future Forecast 3.1 Asia Market by Region 3.2 Asia Market by Company 3.3 Asia Market by Type 3.4 Asia Market by Application 3.5 Asia Market by Forecast Part 4 United States Market Status and Future Forecast 4.1 United States Market by Type 4.2 United States Market by Application 4.3 United States Market by Forecast Part 5 Canada Market Status and Future Forecast 5.1 Canada Market by Type 5.2 Canada Market by Application 5.3 Canada Market by Forecast Part 6 Mexico Market Status and Future Forecast 6.1 Mexico Market by Type 6.2 Mexico Market by Application 6.3 Mexico Market by Forecast Part 7 Key Companies 7.1 BASF SE 7.2 Akzonobel 7.3 PPG Industries Inc. ...
Substantial changes in the prevalence of the principal kidney and bladder cancer risk factors, smoking (both cancers) and body fatness (kidney cancer), have occurred but the contemporary cancer burden attributable to these factors has not been evaluated. We quantified the kidney and bladder cancer burden attributable to individual and joint exposures and assessed whether these burdens differ between population subgroups. We linked pooled data from seven Australian cohorts (N = 367,058) to national cancer and death registries and estimated the strength of the associations between exposures and cancer using adjusted proportional hazards models. We estimated exposure prevalence from representative contemporaneous health surveys. We combined these estimates to calculate population attributable fractions (PAFs) with 95% confidence intervals (CIs), accounting for competing risk of death, and compared PAFs for population subgroups. During the first 10‐year follow‐up, 550 kidney and 530 bladder ...
The Link Between Endometriosis and Cancer. We all know that Endometriosis is a debilitating disease, but many people dont realise the possible future implications of this disease, mixed with our highly inflammatory diets and lifestyle. It is a recipe for an inflammatory disease to actually turn into cancerous states. There have been many studies to date showing the link between inflammation and cancer and endometriosis is definitely an inflammatory disease that needs to be treated and prevented before it could turn to cancer.. We need to really take this disease more seriously than our patients, and many in the medical community probably realise. Prevention is always the key to any disease, and endometriosis could possibly be prevented through proper education, looking into family history and looking into the parental mode of inheritance and knowing more about gene expression and expression of disease states in the body. This is why I think all young girls should be educated about what a proper ...
The details of bibliography - Indigenous disability data: current status and future prospects: report on proceedings of the Canberra workshop April 1998
The capability to produce high field strengths, and thereby obtain a new means for doing fundamental physics, has over the last thirty years taken great leaps forward. Both superconducting cavities as well ultra-intense lasers can now reach field strengths of the order 50 MV/m (stationary) and 1012 V/m (peak value, time-dependent field), respectively. Here we will describe a collection of problems that catches the flavor of the nonlinear quantum vacuum and the possibility to use high field strengths as a low-energy probe of fundamental physics.. ...
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Numbers of people with Parkinsons disease will double over the next 25 years, according to a new study from the University of Otago, Christchurchs specialist brain research group.
An electronic-circuit fabricating system wherein an inspecting machine is provided for each of working machines such as a mask printing machine and an electronic-component mounting machine, to inspect a result of an operation of each working machine, and a monitoring device is arranged to receive information on monitoring-object portions of the working machines and information on the inspected result of the operation, to estimate the present state of each monitoring-object portion on the basis of these kinds of information, to obtain a tendency of change of the present state on the basis of the present state and stored past data, and to monitor the working machines so that the present state does not exceed a predetermined threshold state. When the present state of the monitoring-object portion has exceeded the thresholds state, the monitoring device estimates a cause for an abnormality of the working machine on the basis of the information on the
Why dont you investigate what is happening in Florida with Civil Commitment? Men are being deemed eligible for civil commitment trials after serving their time in prison even if the crime they were in for is not sex related but they have a sex offense in their past (some up to 30 yrs prior). Some are sent to trial even though they served their prison time with good behavior (no writeups), got their GEDs, and cleaned up their life. Florida uses the mental health issue and POSSIBLE future offending as an excuse for holding SOs longer. There is NO second chance. The evaluators are paid BY the state and never reccomend for release. They use the Static-99 which is skewed toward past offenses and not the offenders present state of mind.These guys dont even have to have a mental illness diagnosis as long as they fall into the Static-99 criteria because under the Jimmy Ryce Act the state assumes if you were unable to control yourself in the past you will POSSIBLY lose control again in the future. ...
What will it take to improve the quality of instruction in higher education? An important first step is the ability to measure quality. A variety of measurement systems exist, but how informative are they, and how can we bring greater coherence to instructional measurement in higher education? On November 17 -- 18, 2014, the William T. Grant Foundation, the Spencer Foundation, and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation sponsored a convening of experts on education and the learning sciences to address these questions and to guide possible future initiatives by the foundations. The report examines incentive structures in colleges and universities, looks at the goals toward which instructional measurement can be directed, describes past and current research on instructional measurement, and summarizes potential future initiatives.
(, January 13, 2018 ) The North America Orthodontic Supplies Market is growing from 963 million in 2016 at a CAGR of 8.2%, to reach USD 1.04 billion by 2021. The market is showcasing substantial growth potential in the mentioned period and will continue to show high CAGR in the fu
Comprehensive profiles of industry players that are currently engaged in the preclinical / clinical development of their proprietary encapsulated cell therapies, featuring an overview of the company, its financial information (if available), and a detailed description of its product(s), highlighting mechanism of action, current development status, and key preclinical / clinical trial results. Each profile also includes a list of recent developments, highlighting the key milestones achieved, partnership activity, and the likely strategies that may be adopted by these players to fuel growth in the foreseeable future ...
The United States has long been a leader in global health. Yet resources are not unlimited, and the case for continued commitment must be made. With support from a broad array of federal agencies, foundations, and private partners, the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine convened an ad hoc committee to identify global health priorities in light of current and emerging global health threats and challenges.
One of the clinical questions that is now beginning to be asked really seriously is this one: Just how aggressively should we treat a man with high-risk progressive prostate cancer after first-line therapy? So imagine that you are 50 years of age. You are diagnosed with a PSA level of 7.8, clinical stage T2b, and…
Forecasting data using Arima models involves using regression analysis to predict future points. Learn about this time series based approach here!
Read chapter 8 Smart Financing Strategies: While much progress has been made on achieving the Millenium Development Goals over the last decade, the number...
Downloadable! In 1985, a total of 17 regional cooperatives marketed livestock. These cooperatives were created to provide greater competition, bargaining power, and market access for producers. Growth in direct marketing, bypassing the services of cooperatives, has occurred because the number of buyers has decreased and producers want to improve marketing efficiency or lower explicit costs. Less emphasis on providing convenient markets, more competitive service charges, supplementing buy-sell operations with advisory services to help members manage risk, and increasing coordination are options that might enable cooperatives to continue to meet their original Objectives.
The report for Global Human Insulin Markets of Market Research Future comprises of extensive primary research along with the detailed analysis of qualitative as well as quantitative aspects by various industry experts, key opinion leaders to gain the deeper insight of the market and industry performance. The report gives the clear picture of current market scenario which includes historical and projected market size in terms of value and volume, technological advancement, macro economical and governing factors in the market. The report provides details information and strategies of the top key players in the industry. The report also gives a broad study of the different markets segments and regions ...
As Meaningful Use winds down and incentive dollars are fully spent, what is the optimal role for ONC going forward?Some pundits have suggested that ONC step
This is not a CMC forecast. Its data form the european forecast model ECMWF. It provides a cloud cover forecast. Its here for comparison with the CMC cloud cover forecast. The ECMWF model covers a larger area and forecasts further into the future. New data becomes available around 17:00 and 05:00 local time. Which is different than when the CMC forecasts update. This isnt an astronomy-specific forecast. So like many civil forecasts clear sky might still mean some cirrus. Accuracy Summary: The ECMWF forecast is more accurate than the CMC cloud forecast when predicting mostly clear, but less accurate when predicting mostly cloudy. But ECMWF forecasts out for 72 hours instead of 44 for CMC. The far future ECMWF cloud forecasts are still usable. Accuracy details: Averaged over North America for the last 30 days: when the forecast is predicting less than 12 hours into the future, mostly-clear forecasts (cloud,25%) have been right 85% of the time. Mostly-cloudy forecasts (cloud,75%) have been ...
South Koreas ICT Spends in Retail Banking Sector - Future Perspective to 2019; is an exhaustive research report outlaying future perspectives of ICT project spends in South Korea. The report provides year on year opportunity spends value within the Retail Banking sector; split across BPO Services, Cloud Services, Enterprise Communications Services, IT Hardware, IT Services, and Software categories and further at segment levels for the period 2016 to 2019 ...
The global digital remittance market size was valued at USD 16.28 billion in 2020. It is expected to expand at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 13.3% from 2021 to 2028.
See on - :: Science Innovation - Research News :: Researchers at Oregon State University and other institutions today announced the successful use of a new type of antibacterial agent called a PPMO, which appears to function as well or better than an antibiotic, but may be more precise and also solve problems with…
Edible Packaging Market - Global Industry Analysis and Forecast 2016 - 2024. Ecofriendly Trend a Boon for Edible Packaging Market, says TMR
If you have a question about this talk, please contact Vanessa Blake.. Abstract not available. This talk is part of the Chemical Engineering and Biotechnology Departmental Seminars series.. ...
news/archive July 8, 2009 Contaminated Site Remediation: Are Nanomaterials the Answer? First Map of Global Nanoremediation Sites Available Online A new review article appearing in Environmental Health Perspectives (EHP) co-authored by Dr. Todd Kuiken, a research associate for the Project on Emerging Nanotechnologies (PEN), focuses on the use of nanomaterials for environmental cleanup. It provides an overview of current practices; research findings; societal issues; potential environment, health, and safety implications; and possible future directions for nanoremediation. The authors conclude that the technology could be an effective and economically viable alternative for some current site cleanup practices, but potential risks remain poorly understood. ...
Healthcare organizations will need more than party hats and noisemakers to ring in the new millennium.With the aging of America, the relentless pace of managed-care penetration and increasing government clout over health programs and quality, the next century poses major changes and challenges, a…
Although options for diagnosing and treating pediatric retinal diseases are somewhat limited, game-changing improvements and innovations are coming.
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Downloadable! Beliefs about future inflation play a major role in determining the rate of inflation, and so it is important for the Monetary Policy Committee to take them into account when making their policy decisions. A number of measures of central expectations for inflation are available, such as surveys of inflation expectations or measures derived from financial markets. But until recently far fewer measures of beliefs about the full distribution of possible future inflation rates have been available. This article describes a new method for producing option-implied probability density functions for future inflation, which can be used as a measure of that distribution, and examines the recent rise in uncertainty about future inflation that they reveal.
Biphasic catalysis is becoming an area of environmentally responsible catalysis, but its development and use have until recently been somewhat neglected. Here, the basic principles and the design of features going into such systems are explained, and a general overview is presented with the intention of encouraging greater interest in this under utilised technique. Some well-established aqueous-organic regimes are described and there is a discussion of some possible future directions involving ionic-liquid/organic systems.
Many scientists think the family of birds that includes crows and ravens may be among the most intelligent animals on earth, based on their ability to solve problems, make tools and apparently consider both possible future events and other individuals states of mind.
TY - JOUR. T1 - What is memory? The present state of the engram. AU - Poo, Mu ming. AU - Pignatelli, Michele. AU - Ryan, Tomás J.. AU - Tonegawa, Susumu. AU - Bonhoeffer, Tobias. AU - Martin, Kelsey C.. AU - Rudenko, Andrii. AU - Tsai, Li Huei. AU - Tsien, Richard W.. AU - Fishell, Gord. AU - Mullins, Caitlin. AU - Gonçalves, J. Tiago. AU - Shtrahman, Matthew. AU - Johnston, Stephen T.. AU - Gage, Fred H.. AU - Dan, Yang. AU - Long, John. AU - Buzsáki, György. AU - Stevens, Charles. PY - 2016/5/19. Y1 - 2016/5/19. N2 - The mechanism of memory remains one of the great unsolved problems of biology. Grappling with the question more than a hundred years ago, the German zoologist Richard Semon formulated the concept of the engram, lasting connections in the brain that result from simultaneous excitations, whose precise physical nature and consequences were out of reach of the biology of his day. Neuroscientists now have the knowledge and tools to tackle this question, however, and this Forum ...
In this extended special feature to celebrate the 30th anniversary edition of LCGC Europe, leading figures from the separation science community explore contemporary trends in separation science and identify possible future developments. We asked key opinion leaders in the field to discuss the current state of the art in liquid chromatography instruments ...
Xerocomus s. l. in the light of the present state of knowledge JOSEF ŠUTARA Prosetická 239, Teplice, Czech Republic Šutara J. (2008): Xerocomus s. l. in the light of the present
A group of college students produced Plasticity to show the positive impacts of change when it comes to pollution and climate, showing one possible future in their story.
Forecasting. 7 (4): 564-587. doi:10.1175/1520-0434(1992)007. 2.0.CO;2. Galway, J. G.; Pearson, A. (1981). "Winter tornado ... He was one of the first forecasters for the Severe Local Storms Unit and the National Severe Storms Forecast Center, and ... The group of five forecasters was trained by members of the Weather Bureau and Army Navy Analysis Unit on forecasting rules. ... Forecasting. 4 (4): 585-592. doi:10.1175/1520-0434(1989)004. 2.0.CO;2. Galway, J. G. (1992). "Early severe thunderstorm ...
Forecasting. 14 (5): 625-639. Bibcode:1999WtFor..14..625T. doi:10.1175/1520-0434(1999)014. 2.0.CO;2. Barry K. Choy and Scott M ... Markowski, Paul M.; Y.P. Richardson (Jul 2009). "Tornadogenesis: Our current understanding, forecasting considerations, and ...
Forecasting. The LAO forecasts the state revenues and expenditures. Ingram, Carl (April 9, 1993). "Brown Grants Funds for ...
"Storm Spotting and Public Awareness since the First Tornado Forecasts of 1948". Wea. Forecasting. 14 (4): 544-557. Bibcode: ... It does, however, require 1) the cooperation of the local Weather Forecast Office (WFO), and 2) that the station be manned ... reports are used to aid forecasters in issuing and verifying severe weather watches and warnings and to improve the forecasting ...
Forecasting. 14 (4): 558-77. Bibcode:1999WtFor..14..558B. doi:10.1175/1520-0434(1999)014. 2.0.CO;2. Wurman, Joshua; D. Dowell; ... Lydersen, Kari (April 20, 2009). "Tornado-Chasing Project Aims to Improve Forecasts". The Washington Post. Retrieved 2009-05-11 ... Lydersen, Kari (April 20, 2009). "Tornado-Chasing Project Aims to Improve Forecasts". The Washington Post. Retrieved 2009-05-01 ... VORTEX2 utilized enhanced technology allowing scientists to improve forecasting capabilities to improve advanced warnings to ...
Forecasting. Demographics. "E-1 Population Estimates for Cities, Counties, and the State - January 1, 2019 and 2020" http://dof ... gov/Forecasting/Demographics/Estimates/E-1/ . Retrieved 2020-11-12. "U.S. Decennial Census". United States Census Bureau. ...
Forecasting. Demographics. "E-1 Population Estimates for Cities, Counties, and the State - January 1, 2019 and 2020" http://dof ... gov/Forecasting/Demographics/Estimates/E-1/ . Retrieved 2020-11-12. "Archived copy". Archived from the original on July 17, ...
US EPA, ORD (2015-08-21). "Toxicity Forecasting". US EPA. Retrieved 2019-04-22. US EPA, ORD (2017-11-01). "Exploring ToxCast ...
She was a pioneer in the field of jewellery design trend forecasting reports, which she started as in-house research while ... "Paola De Luca trend forecasting for Vicenza Fair". "Paola De Luca , Jewellery Style Trends, TJF Trend Book 2011, Jewellery News ... TJF Group launched the "TJF Trend Book", one of the world's first authoritative jewellery trends publications which forecast ... and gives seminars forecasting global jewellery design trends at international trade fairs. ...
Initially, the National Hurricane Center (NHC) forecast that Odile would track westward and avoid land as it would curve out to ... Even though additional deepening was forecast, strengthening leveled off thereafter as an eyewall replacement cycle, common in ... "September 2013 Global Catasrophe Recap" (PDF). Impact Forecasting. AON Benefield. Retrieved October 25, 2013. Costliest U.S. ...
"Financial Forecasting , Financial Budgeting , Forecaster for Microsoft Dynamics ERP". Retrieved 2011-06-06. " ... Owned by Great Plains Software, FRx expanded its product offerings into budgeting and forecasting. Subsequently, Great Plains ( ...
Stock; Watson (1999). "Forecasting Inflation". Journal of Monetary Economics. 44: 293-335. doi:10.1016/s0304-3932(99)00027-6. ...
Anxious Index Implied forecasts SPF has been used in academic research on forecast accuracy and forecast bias. A 1997 analysis ... Their forecasting track record and the implications of their forecasts have been discussed on business press and blogs, ... Economic forecasting Greenbook: The Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia makes available the Greenbook projections data set in ... "Forecast Error Statistics for the Survey of Professional Forecasters". Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia. Retrieved April 13 ...
"South Australia Forecast Area Map". Bureau of Meteorology. Retrieved 24 October 2020. "Australia's Maritime Jurisdiction off ... "Far West Coastal Waters Forecast: WA-SA Border to Fowlers Bay". Bureau of Meteorology. 24 October 2020. Retrieved 24 October ... provides forecasts and observations within South Australia and its adjoining waters using the following 15 land areas which are ... weather forecasting; and other purposes Fleurieu Peninsula Flinders Ranges Kangaroo Island Limestone Coast is a name which came ...
"September 2008 dates to celebrate". Creative Forecasting. 20 (7-12): 6. 2008. Retrieved 7 July 2014. International Chocolate ...
"September 2013 Global Catasrophe Recap" (PDF). Impact Forecasting. AON Benefield. Retrieved October 25, 2013. Costliest U.S. ...
Sigurd Heiberg, Statoil; Forecasting, Production; Susan Margaret Cunningham, STATOIL Exploration (US) Inc (2000). "ABSTRACT: ...
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ISBN 978-1-84169-062-9. Wilson, Timothy D.; Gilbert, Daniel T (2003). "Affective Forecasting". Advances in Experimental ... Affective forecasting is the process of predicting how one would feel in response to future emotional events. Studies done in ...
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Wilson is best known for his research on the adaptive unconscious, self-knowledge, and affective forecasting. With Richard ... Wilson, Timothy D.; Gilbert, Daniel T. (2003). Affective Forecasting. Advances in Experimental Social Psychology. 35. pp. 345- ...
Early forecasts underestimated the peak intensity of Pauline by 65 mph (105 km/h). On October 7, about 41 hours before landfall ... "September 2013 Global Catasrophe Recap" (PDF). Impact Forecasting. AON Benefield. Retrieved October 25, 2013. Office of Foreign ...
ABARES also produces many forecasts throughout the year, "ABARES regularly prepares forecasts of area, production, and yields ... Allen, P.Geoffrey (June 1994). "Economic Forecasting in Agriculture". International Journal of Forecasting. 10: 81-135. doi: ... was one of the first major forecasting models produced by ABARES. Agricultural forecasts are still regularly published with the ... Forecasting and modelling was widely used in commodity outlook studies, it wasn't until the 1970s these models were applied to ...
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  • Having proven resilient to global challenges last year, the European economic recovery is expected to continue this year and next: for the first time in almost a decade, the economies of all EU Member States are expected to grow throughout the entire forecasting period (2016, 2017 and 2018). (
  • This page groups all documents and media related to the Autumn 2016 economic forecast, as well as a video summarising the main findings. (
  • Commission forecasts euro area growth of 1.6% and EU growth of 1.8% in 2016. (
  • This page groups all documents and media related to the Spring 2016 economic forecast, as well as a video summarising the main findings. (
  • This page groups all documents and media related to the Winter 2016 economic forecast, as well as a video summarising the main findings. (
  • Global growth (excluding the EU) is expected to strengthen to 3.7% this year and 3.9% in 2018 from 3.2% in 2016 (unchanged from the Winter Forecast) as the Chinese economy remains resilient in the near term and as recovering commodity prices help other emerging economies. (
  • Inflation in the euro area is forecast to rise from 0.2% in 2016 to 1.6% in 2017 before returning to 1.3% in 2018 as the effect of rising oil prices fades away. (
  • In the euro area, the government deficit to-GDP ratio is forecast to decline from 1.5% of GDP in 2016 to 1.4% in 2017 and 1.3% in 2018, while in the EU the ratio is expected to fall from 1.7% in 2016 to 1.6% in 2017 and 1.5% in 2018. (
  • The debt-to-GDP ratio of the euro area is forecast to fall from 91.3% in 2016 to 90.3% in 2017 and 89.0% in 2018, while the ratio in the EU as a whole is forecast to fall from 85.1% in 2016 to 84.8% in 2017 and 83.6% in 2018. (
  • The figure below presents WBS's latest (as of 26th August 2016) probabilistic forecasts for real GDP growth and inflation - for 2016 and 2017 - as histograms. (
  • While inflation is strongly predicted by the WBS forecasting system to fall beneath its 1% targeted lower bound in 2016, the outcomes for 2017 are more uncertain. (
  • Before today's update analysts were on average forecasting a pretax profit for 2016-17 of £573m. (
  • RewardExpert , a free service that helps travelers redeem flights using miles and points, today released a Thanksgiving 2016 Holiday Travel Forecast analyzing major airports and airlines to determine how travelers can best avoid potential delays surrounding the Thanksgiving holiday. (
  • How to Predict K univariate time series with N-Beats algorithm and pytorch forecasting? (
  • How to do the forecasting of univariate time series data using wavelets in R. I have used the 'fittestWavelet' function but not sure the results are correct. (
  • Commission forecasts 2017 euro area growth of 1.5% and EU growth of 1.6% hindrances to growth and the weakening of supportive factors. (
  • In its Spring Forecast released today, the European Commission expects euro area GDP growth of 1.7% in 2017 and 1.8% in 2018 (1.6% and 1.8% in the Winter Forecast). (
  • The trend in the EU as a whole is expected to be similar, with unemployment forecast to fall to 8.0% in 2017 and 7.7% in 2018, the lowest since late 2008. (
  • This forecast is based on a set of technical assumptions concerning exchange rates, interest rates and commodity prices with a cut-off date of 25 April 2017. (
  • For all other incoming data, including assumptions about government policies, this forecast takes into consideration information up until and including 25 April 2017. (
  • The services segment is expected to grow at the highest CAGR during the forecast period and the solution segment is estimated to have the largest market size in 2017 in the market. (
  • In addition to predictions of atmospheric phenomena themselves, weather forecasting includes predictions of changes on Earth's surface caused by atmospheric conditions-e.g., snow and ice cover, storm tides, and floods. (
  • By the late 1980s, forecasts of weather were largely based on the determinations of numerical models integrated by high-speed supercomputers, except some shorter-range predictions, particularly those related to local thunderstorm activity, were made by specialists directly interpreting radar and satellite measurements. (
  • It provides accurate, up-to-date predictions of energy generation through in-depth, site-specific weather forecasting and our unparalleled understanding of renewable energy systems. (
  • Prosper's forward looking customer intention data would provide large increases in forecasting accuracy, enabling more informed predictions based on how consumers likely to behave. (
  • So how is it that sales forces can expend so much effort on forecasting and still produce revenue predictions that stink? (
  • Forecasting is the process of making predictions based on past and present data and most commonly by analysis of trends. (
  • Each day, Tom looks at as many as 40 different model forecasts from 12 different weather forecast models to prepare his predictions. (
  • There have been studies which definitively indicate that the weather forecasts which average -- or as we say in the weather profession 'which 'ensemble'' a range of model forecasts -- actually produce more accurate predictions. (
  • For one, by looking at a range of model forecasts, it becomes apparent which of these predictions are 'outliers. (
  • That makes you more comfortable rejecting the predictions which may be heading off on 'forecast tangents' that are unlikely to verify. (
  • However, it was realised that the philosophy underpinning such forecasts was also relevant on shorter timescales - timescales where predictions had previously been made by purely deterministic means. (
  • During the 2018-19 season, CDC expects forecasting teams to provide over 30 national-level forecasts each week. (
  • During the 2018-2019 flu season, 24 different teams participated in the flu forecasting initiative, each submitting 38 different weekly forecasts. (
  • CDC's efforts with forecasting began in 2013 with the " Predict the Influenza Season Challenge ", a competition that encouraged outside academic and private industry researchers to forecast the timing, peak, and intensity of the flu season. (
  • The following time series forecasting functions can be used to predict future values based on historical data. (
  • Travel Demand Forecasting is the process used to predict travel behavior and resulting demand for a specific future time frame, based on assumptions dealing with landuse, the number and character of tripmakers, and the nature of the transportation system. (
  • When forecasts accurately predict flu activity, the ability to more effectively plan for public health responses to seasonal flu epidemics and future influenza pandemics is possible. (
  • Sugar's Forecasts incorporates revenue line item records to build forecasting worksheets and predict sales. (
  • Time series forecasts are used to predict a future value or a classification at a particular point in time. (
  • Forecasting involves using models fit on historical data to predict future values. (
  • The goal of time series forecasting is to predict a future value or classification at a particular point in time. (
  • For field service leaders tasked with meeting forecasting and workload management goals, Oracle Field Service helps them predict future demand, build long-term plans, and then track performance in real time. (
  • I am trying to do a timeseries forecasting and the training is going smoothly but passing the same dataset to predict function I'm getting the following error. (
  • In some cases the data used to predict the variable of interest is itself forecast. (
  • For example, daily customer demand for a blue shirt at a single store location is one forecast (i.e. one time series) whether you predict the next 10 days or the next 10 years. (
  • As proposed by Edward Lorenz in 1963, it is impossible for long-range forecasts-those made more than two weeks in advance-to predict the state of the atmosphere with any degree of skill owing to the chaotic nature of the fluid dynamics equations involved. (
  • Therefore, management must somehow predict or forecast how many units will be sold and at what price and during what time frames. (
  • CDC provides forecasting teams data, relevant public health forecasting targets, and forecast accuracy metrics evaluated against actual flu activity while each team submits their forecasts based on a variety of methods and data sources each week. (
  • These challenges also have offered a unique opportunity to evaluate forecast accuracy across different targets, seasons, geographic locations, and methods. (
  • These benefits can all be had if we move our forecasting methods away from the traditional approaches and towards machine learning and statistical models. (
  • Our research revealed that there are at least three other methods of sales forecasting that return better results in certain situations. (
  • In decisions that involve a factor of uncertainty about the future, time series models have been found to be among the most effective methods of forecasting. (
  • Time series forecasts are developed based on time series analysis , which comprises methods for analyzing time series data to extract meaningful statistics and other characteristics of the data. (
  • Examples of qualitative forecasting methods are[citation needed] informed opinion and judgment, the Delphi method, market research, and historical life-cycle analogy. (
  • Examples of quantitative forecasting methods are[citation needed] last period demand, simple and weighted N-Period moving averages, simple exponential smoothing, poisson process model based forecasting and multiplicative seasonal indexes. (
  • Previous research shows that different methods may lead to different level of forecasting accuracy. (
  • New forecasting and scenario planning methods based on sound data analysis help businesses meet changing customer demands due to pandemic. (
  • Prior business forecasting methods, based on past customer demand, no longer suffice. (
  • For companies that do not change their forecasting methods to meet changing demand, scenario planning for both near-term operations and long-term capital allocation will be fatally flawed. (
  • COVID-19 has upended customer demand and supply chains, as well as historical forecasting methods. (
  • Since accurate forecasting requires more than just inserting historical data into a model, Forecasting: Methods and Applications, 3/e, adopts a managerial, business orientation. (
  • In particular we experiment with a strategy to use combination forecast methods in order to improve the forecasting performance. (
  • These patterns help inform data analysts and data scientists about which forecasting algorithms they should use for predictive modeling. (
  • For example, many time series forecasting algorithms assume that the time series doesn't exhibit a trend. (
  • Once the model has been trained, the data scientists test out their predictive modeling or forecasting algorithms on additional sample data to determine the accuracy of their model selection and to tweak the parameters of the model to optimize it further. (
  • Although it is common for companies to produce forecasts manually, few companies use algorithms. (
  • For example, GMDH neural network was found to have better forecasting performance than the classical forecasting algorithms such as Single Exponential Smooth, Double Exponential Smooth, ARIMA and back-propagation neural network. (
  • One dimensional CNN is one of the state of the art algorithms for timeseries forecasting. (
  • Our team at UAF has recently been awarded a National Science Foundation Prediction of and Resilience against Extreme Events (PREEVENTS) award to re-analyze and combine multidisciplinary observations of past volcanic unrest for eight Alaska volcanoes to develop a suite of eruption forecast models. (
  • Each week during the influenza season, CDC displays the forecasts received through the Epidemic Prediction Initiative (EPI). (
  • FluSight," flu forecasting website is part of CDC's Epidemic Prediction Initiative. (
  • Each influenza season since then, flu experts within the Influenza Division have worked with CDC's Epidemic Prediction Initiative (EPI) and external researchers to advance flu forecasting. (
  • Weather forecasting , the prediction of the weather through application of the principles of physics, supplemented by a variety of statistical and empirical techniques. (
  • Because observations are so critical to weather prediction, an account of meteorological measurements and weather forecasting is a story in which ideas and technology are closely intertwined, with creative thinkers drawing new insights from available observations and pointing to the need for new or better measurements, and technology providing the means for making new observations and for processing the data derived from measurements. (
  • To help support the development of the science of flu forecasting and its application for public health, CDC, through the Epidemic Prediction Initiative (EPI), has organized FluSight challenges to forecast the timing, intensity, and short-term activity of influenza seasons since the 2013-2014 season. (
  • Now, Dr. Schiff aims to apply innovative prediction models, similar to those used in forecasting the weather, in order to provide improved personalized treatment to patients battling infectious disease. (
  • Prediction problems that involve a time component require time series forecasting, which provides a data-driven approach to effective and efficient planning. (
  • Usage can differ between areas of application: for example, in hydrology the terms "forecast" and "forecasting" are sometimes reserved for estimates of values at certain specific future times, while the term "prediction" is used for more general estimates, such as the number of times floods will occur over a long period. (
  • A forecast is a prediction of future values for a single time series over any time horizon. (
  • Ensemble forecasting is a method used in or within numerical weather prediction. (
  • In general, this approach can be used to make probabilistic forecasts of any dynamical system, and not just for weather prediction. (
  • It was not until 1992 that ensemble forecasts began being prepared by the European Centre for Medium-Range Weather Forecasts (ECMWF) and the National Centers for Environmental Prediction (NCEP). (
  • Use of a tool such as the travel forecasting model can help the policy-maker make an informed decision. (
  • Generate features and train NNs, create a forecasting methodology that combines signals from different model types, and address problems with both time series characteristics and a nonlinear relationship between dependent and independent variables. (
  • Through detailed analysis and modeling, we build a model for each and every plant we forecast, accounting for machine specifics and layouts. (
  • 78.17 degrees Upper air data from numerical model forecast valid on 06/14/2021 at 0600 MDT Freezing level. (
  • Although macroeconomic forecasting forms an integral part of the policymaking process, there has been a serious lack of rigorous and systematic research in the evaluation of out-of-sample model-based forecasts of China's real GDP growth and CPI inflation. (
  • This paper fills this research gap by providing a replicable forecasting model that beats a host of other competing models when measured by root mean square errors, especially over long-run forecast horizons. (
  • Use Sugar's sales forecasting software to model best case, likely, and worst cases scenarios. (
  • The forecast shows the significant wave heights* over the lakes and the 10-meter winds the model uses to generate them. (
  • The wind-wave model is from the Great Lakes Environmental Research Laboratory (GLERL) and is currently used by NWS forecast offices for the Great Lakes, and selected inland lakes across the region. (
  • For instance, sales forecasting should be done at the 'account' level, if you have a business model where a high number of deals flow from a handful of existing customers. (
  • If your forecasts are based on a model that isn't relevant for your sales force, then it's easy to see why your forecasts stink. (
  • Similarly, we've seen a remarkable number of companies try to shoehorn their forecasts into an opportunity-based model with stages and percentages, when it just didn't make any sense to do so. (
  • So if you're using a traditional opportunity-based forecasting model and suffer from erratic forecasts, you might consider whether you should be using a different method to develop your forecasts-one that more closely reflects the reality of your sales force. (
  • They must plot or graph the forecasts and model fits in order to find outliers and to help in choosing the best model. (
  • Each student in the course will 1) gain a rudimentary knowledge of several common forecasting techniques, 2) learn how to evaluate the accuracy of a forecasting model, 3) gain an appreciation of the importance of data quality, and 4) observe and encounter some of the common problems in building a forecasting model. (
  • The inaugural project will create the first sophisticated forecasting model built specifically for the eastern Ventura County economy. (
  • How to use a character value when using the 'model' function to call the model/variable to forecast? (
  • Naïve forecasts are the most cost-effective forecasting model, and provide a benchmark against which more sophisticated models can be compared. (
  • In other words, those runs of the model that generate forecasts quite different from others -- despite employing precisely the same data used to produce the other forecasts. (
  • To generate forecasts of how weather events are likely to proceed, Skilling says assumptions are made from two million observations that go into each atmospheric forecast model run these days. (
  • Now that you have built the forecasting mining model, you can explore the results by using the Mining Model Viewer tab of Data Mining Designer. (
  • The forecasting mining model that you built describes sales of products in three different regions-Europe, North America, and the Pacific for the years 2001-2004. (
  • We emphasise that these forecasts, by design, are produced by a judgement-free forecasting system and do not explicitly condition on or directly model the macroeconomic effects of Brexit. (
  • The naive forecast obtained by extrapolating a fitted model may give as good a forecast as any but forecasting by extrapolation requires careful justification since it assumes the prolongation of historical conditions. (
  • The decision to modify an extrapolation of a model fitted to historical data (or conversely choosing not to modify it) in order to obtain a forecast is therefore strongly influenced by subjective and judgmental elements, with the quality of the latter dependent on demographic, epidemiological and indeed perhaps more general considerations. (
  • These uncertainties limit forecast model accuracy to about six days into the future. (
  • Edward Epstein recognized in 1969 that the atmosphere could not be completely described with a single forecast run due to inherent uncertainty, and proposed a stochastic dynamic model that produced means and variances for the state of the atmosphere. (
  • There are two main sources of uncertainty that must be accounted for when making an ensemble weather forecast: initial condition uncertainty and model uncertainty. (
  • In a dynamic model which incorporates both sluggish price adjustment and shocks to aggregate demand and aggregate supply, we show that strict targeting of inflation forecasts is typically inconsistent with the existence of rational expectations equilibrium, and that policies approximating strict inflation-forecast targeting are likely to have undesirable properties. (
  • We conclude that, although private-sector forecasts may contain information useful to the central bank, ultimately the monetary authorities must rely on an explicit structural model of the economy to guide their policy decisions. (
  • FORECAST is a management-oriented, stand-level, forest-growth and ecosystem-dynamics model. (
  • FORECAST has four stages in its application: 1) data assembly and input verification, 2) establishing the ecosystem condition for the beginning of a simulation run (by simulating the known or assumed history of the site), 3) defining a management and/or natural disturbance regime, and 4) simulating this regime and analyzing model output. (
  • By applying the same predictive strategies used in weather forecasting, Penn State's Steven Schiff is changing the way we approach treatment of infectious diseases worldwide. (
  • Industries from energy and retail to transportation and finance today rely on time series forecasting for projecting product demand, resource allocation, financial performance, predictive maintenance, and countless other applications. (
  • Shift from capacity-driven to demand-driven field resource planning with predictive forecasting tools. (
  • The multidisciplinary data will be used by two postdoctoral fellows to develop eruption forecasting models. (
  • IBM® SPSS® Forecasting provides advanced capabilities that enable both novice and experienced users to develop reliable forecasts using time-series data. (
  • Convert time-stamped transactional data into a time series format, then generate forecast models automatically. (
  • Includes a broad range of built-in forecasting models, and lets you customize models that work well with your data. (
  • Our highly skilled and diversely experienced team makes use of base weather data from the world's top weather models, downscaling and localizing them to produce the most accurate forecasts for your particular power plant. (
  • Your data can be delivered via email, sFTP, web services or accessed via our dedicated Short-term forecasting website, which is used every day in our customers' control rooms around the world. (
  • Third, most forecasts would benefit from some 3rd party data. (
  • Adding these data sources can create new insights and lead to more accurate forecasts. (
  • You're developing your forecasts using data and assumptions that don't reflect what is actually happening in the field. (
  • In order to generate a useful forecast, one must typically decompose the data into a possible trend effect, a possible seasonal effect, and a possible cyclical effect. (
  • The historical time series used for data analytics in preparation for forecasting is often referred to as sample data. (
  • So before using a forecasting algorithm, the data scientist must apply a variety of statistical tests on their sample data to determine whether or not their data exhibits a trend. (
  • Data scientists train time series forecasting models on the sample data. (
  • I'm doing a project about forecasting energy production and I've been trying to do forecasting of a sample of wind power production data. (
  • A company must enrich its traditional manual processes with a data-driven, automated approach to generating forecasts and performance reports. (
  • In any case, the data must be up to date in order for the forecast to be as accurate as possible. (
  • Quantitative forecasting models are used to forecast future data as a function of past data. (
  • This forecasting method is only suitable for time series data. (
  • T}=y_{T}} A variation on the naïve method is to allow the forecasts to increase or decrease over time, where the amount of change over time (called the drift) is set to be the average change seen in the historical data. (
  • We're experiencing a problem getting forecast data. (
  • Fixed a bug in the forecast data feed. (
  • The Financial Reporting department then analyzes the data and combines the information for each Responsibility Center on the overall Forecasted Performance to the Budget report. (
  • Our price forecasts are based upon various publicly available information and data sources that are presumed to be generally and overally reliable but we do not and cannot guarantee their accuracy since errors can and do occur from time to time that may affect very few of the 10,000 stocks that we analyze and forecast. (
  • To prepare for these changes, forecasting must become a core competency, with an emphasis on analyzing data from multiple and sometimes novel sources to understand not only your customers' plans, but also the potential change in who your customers are and how you deliver value to them. (
  • Working on top of the WebTrends Enterprise Suite Web Server analysis profile, CommerceTrends correlates an organization's site traffic data with information that the business provides about its e-marketing campaigns and products to create reports that can be used to forecast ROI and revenue. (
  • Visualization and Forecasting of time series data is difficult when the data are very numerous, with complex structures as, for example, in the presence of high volatility and structural changes. (
  • We propose an approach based firstly on a parameterization of the beanplot time series and successively on the chosen best forecasting method with respect to our data. (
  • Forecasting with interval and histogram data: Some financial applications. (
  • Accordingly, their forecasts now clearly deviate from the WBS benchmark forecasts produced under the assumption that historical relationships and patterns in macroeconomic data persist and are not broken in the aftermath of Brexit. (
  • Cost for each GB of data stored and used to train your models by Amazon Forecast. (
  • Initial condition uncertainty arises due to errors in the estimate of the starting conditions for the forecast, both due to limited observations of the atmosphere, and uncertainties involved in using indirect measurements, such as satellite data, to measure the state of atmospheric variables. (
  • FORECAST also requires data on the degree of shading produced by different quantities of foliage and the photosynthetic response of foliage to different light levels (photosynthetic light saturation curves for either average foliage or separately for sun and shade adapted foliage). (
  • Students are required to analyze the residuals (unexplained portion) of statistical forecasting models. (
  • Every machine learning or classical forecasting method incorporates some statistical assumptions. (
  • Automatic time series forecasting: The forecast package for R. Journal of Statistical Software,27 (3), 1-22. (
  • Rajeev Dhawan, director of Econometric Forecasting for UCLA's Anderson Forecast, who will present U.S. and California forecasts, and Max Darnell, director of research for First Quadrant, who will discuss risk and the outlook for stocks. (
  • The 48 NABE economists on the survey panel had essentially the same outlook as their previous forecast in October. (
  • Goldman Sachs, which has revised its 2009 projections three times, has a slightly more bullish outlook, forecasting that crude prices will average $45. (
  • WellPoint said July 25 it was cutting its outlook from a previous forecast of $7.57 per share after enduring a tough month of May and seeing enrollment slip. (
  • These models will ultimately be provided to the Alaska Volcano Observatory (AVO) for operational use to improve AVO's eruption forecasting capabilities and mitigate eruption hazards. (
  • Users with less expertise can create sophisticated forecasts that integrate multiple variables, while experienced forecasters can use the software to validate their models. (
  • Update and manage forecasting models efficiently, allowing more time to explore why some models diverge from the norm. (
  • Models and forecasts each series in a hierarchy individually, then reconciles top-down at multiple levels. (
  • Fewer resources are required, and because forecast analysts don't have to build and monitor forecasting models for every time series, they can focus on more strategic, high-value forecasts or problems that aren't suitable for automation. (
  • Our first observation is that many sales forces are using forecasting models that don't reflect the way their sales forces actually sell. (
  • Finally, when comparing different forecasting models, students perform hypothesis tests on the forecasting models, use statistics to test the forecasting properties. (
  • This online course, presented by the Institute for Capacity Development, introduces participants to quarterly projection macroeconomic models developed as a core of FPAS (Forecasting and Policy Analysis Systems). (
  • The models forecast that by 2050, 49 percent of the world's population will live in places where these species are established if greenhouse gas emissions continue at current rates. (
  • Despite the potential of time series forecasting to transform business models and improve bottom lines, many companies have yet to adopt its technologies and reap the benefits. (
  • The applications of time series models are many and wide-ranging, from sales forecasting to weather forecasting. (
  • Many types of machine learning forecasting models require training. (
  • My aim is to make a function where you input the variable you want forecasted, and then use cross validation on multiple types of models (ie. (
  • Several of those models are themselves "ensembles" or averages of multiple forecasts, he says. (
  • You have better odds of generating an accurate forecast if you know a general scenario on how the atmosphere is likely to evolve is coming from a whole series of models. (
  • Forecasts are billed in units of 1,000 (rounded up to the nearest thousand), and it's likely that you will end up with multiple models that produce multiple forecasts. (
  • A kick-off was arranged Tuesday 18 October in Auditorium 105 at the East Wing of GFI where forecaster Martin Granerød from Norwegian Meteorological institute presented the 2 day prognoses of the day and made us aware of typical errors in the models as well as what forecasters need to consider when making forecasts. (
  • Manage your organizational planning challenges by generating forecasts on an enterprise scale - quickly, automatically and as accurately as you can reasonably expect, given the nature of the behavior being forecast. (
  • Algorithmically derived forecasts allow the focus to shift from periodically reporting results to accurately forecasting the development of KPIs-faster and with less effort. (
  • Forecasting is difficult (if not impossible) to do accurately. (
  • This ensembling or forecast-averaging technique has led to stunning forecast improvements, like halving the error on predicted hurricane tracks made five days ahead of time and more accurately pinpointing the move of huge weather systems, like the Groundhog Day blizzard of 2011 that stranded motorists on Lake Shore Drive,' Skilling said. (
  • Now experts say social media is beginning to more accurately forecast the flu, as well as other types of illnesses. (
  • During a recent EY webcast on forecasting for recovery scenarios , only 9% of participants said they were "very confident" in their company's ability to forecast demand for products or services. (
  • None of these entrepreneurs had the faintest idea about how to realistically forecast their company's financial performance! (
  • For example, the most reliable and recommend tool for forecasting is a company's own historical track record, which is simply not available for startups. (
  • In preparing a projection of a company's future revenues and expenses, a sales forecast must first be prepared. (
  • The University of Bergen will this fall and the next spring compete against 4 other universities in Europe in making the best 2 day weather forecasts. (
  • Find the most current and reliable 7 day weather forecasts , storm alerts, reports and information for [city] with The Weather Network. (
  • The forecasting capabilities in Oracle Field Service help you understand future service demand versus current capacity. (
  • The survey also found that forecasting capabilities are an important factor in promoting both efficiency in the finance function and satisfaction with the function across the broader organization. (
  • However, the managed services segment is expected to grow at the highest CAGR during the forecast period, as managed security vendors provide extensive reporting capabilities for validating the regulatory compliance with internal security policies for the users. (
  • I will also give a short overview of the way the Federal Reserve Board staff forecasts inflation, including some discussion of how the staff incorporates information about expected inflation into its forecasting process. (
  • We use the WBS forecasting system histograms to compute the probability that GDP growth or inflation is greater than the other forecaster's "point" forecast. (
  • The Warwick Business School Forecasting System communicates forecast uncertainties for UK GDP growth and inflation in an open and transparent way - free from judgement. (
  • An interesting possibility is that the central bank might target current private-sector forecasts of inflation, either those made explicitly by professional forecasters or those implicit in asset prices. (
  • Perhaps the surest way to achieve process improvements is by identifying and eliminating the worst practices in forecasting. (
  • Even modest improvements in forecast skill would substantially increase average profits. (
  • In April, President Trump signed a bipartisan bill, the Weather Research and Forecasting Innovation Act, which requires even more improvements in forecasting from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration and its National Weather Service, Office of Oceanic & Atmospheric Research, National Ocean Service, and National Water Center. (
  • Evelyn Cusack has been working at Met Éireann for the last 20 years and has seen great improvements in weather forecasting over the years. (
  • Forecasting procedures are needed only if there is uncertainty about the future. (
  • The company also raised its full-year earnings forecast to a range of $4.52 to $4.57 a share, excluding items. (
  • INDIANAPOLIS (AP) -- WellPoint Inc. is sticking with a 2012 earnings forecast that it had cut in July, and the nation's second-largest health insurer said it expects next year's earnings to be on par with this year's performance. (
  • The Indianapolis company on Tuesday reaffirmed its forecast for 2012 adjusted earnings of $7.30 to $7.40 per share, which doesn't count investment gains and litigation or acquisition costs. (
  • The company will release a specific earnings forecast for the new year in early 2013. (
  • Continuing with earnings: 3M, the company behind Post-It notes, as well as many other consumer and industrial products, lifted the low end of its forecast for the year, following a better-than-expected first quarter. (
  • Generate large numbers of trustworthy forecasts - quickly and automatically. (
  • A retailer that sells 500 products in 20 stores will need to generate 10,000 forecasts (500 products x 20 stores = 10,000 total forecasts. (
  • Since by default Amazon Forecast generates forecasts at three quantiles, the example above will generate 30,000 unique forecasts. (
  • However, sequelae associated with a successful fusion procedure have driven attention towards nonfusion technologies, which are expected to challenge the growth of spinal fusion during the forecast period. (
  • The Bank updated its forecast for real economic growth to 1.3 percent this year, 1.9 percent next year and 2.0 percent in 2021. (
  • The economists forecast growth in the gross domestic product, the economy's total output of goods and services, at 1.6 percent in the current October-December quarter, down from 2.7 percent growth in the July-September period. (
  • The table also shows the highest and lowest forecasts for growth. (
  • Growth forecasts have been cut in 14 of the 15 countries, with only Britain escaping unscathed. (
  • GDP growth in the EU as a whole is expected to remain constant at 1.9% in both years (1.8% in both years in the Winter Forecast). (
  • Looking at GDP growth, Tables 2 and 3 indicate that the point forecasts from the Bank of England, HMT Panel and the IMF all clearly fall in the left-hand-side of the range of estimates expected by the WBS forecasting system . (
  • The practical importance of ensemble forecasts derives from the fact that in a chaotic and hence nonlinear system, the rate of growth of forecast error is dependent on starting conditions. (
  • Chancellor Gordon Brown suggested on Monday economic growth this year would turn out stronger than forecast in his budget a timely boost as he sets out his pitch to succeed Prime Minister Tony Blair. (
  • The IMF's new forecast for UK growth was 2.7 percent, he added. (
  • Asked how his comments squared with his March budget forecast, when he predicted growth of 2.0 to 2.5 percent, Brown said: You'll just have to look at what the March forecast was and draw your own conclusions. (
  • MUMBAI, India (AP) -- India forecast economic growth to slow to 5 percent for the fiscal year ending in March, the worst performance in a decade for Asia's third-largest economy. (
  • Analysts on average forecast $1.45, according to Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S. (
  • The 1 analysts offering 12-month price forecasts for Amerco have a median target of 400.00, with a high estimate of 400.00 and a low estimate of 400.00. (
  • Unlike CDC's traditional influenza surveillance systems, which measure influenza activity after it has occurred, flu forecasting offers the possibility to look into the future and better plan ahead, potentially reducing the impact of flu. (
  • For example, forecasts are currently used to help inform CDC's activity summaries provided to public health officials and CDC leadership and public messaging regarding the timing of the influenza season and how the public can protect themselves and their family. (
  • Examples of time-series forecasting include predicting the number of staff required each day for a call center or forecasting the demand for a particular product or service. (
  • One of the procedures available to help make this decision is Travel Demand Forecasting. (
  • Demand, competition, market size, pricing marketing expense etc. must all be considered, quantified and explained in developing a solid and credible forecast. (
  • And you'll develop the necessary skills to meet the increased demand for thoughtful and realistic forecasts. (
  • For example, the demand for every product a retailer sells might be forecast at the individual store level. (
  • The Influenza Division at CDC has engaged with members of the scientific community on real-world influenza forecasting challenges known as FluSight. (
  • Advising Trump, Trump's White House , and the GOP's SCOTUS strategy are just some of the topics covered in this Sunday's 'Inside Politics' forecast. (
  • 629 SXUS41 KLWX 182038 RECLWX VAZ507-508-190000- Forecast for Shenandoah National Park Above 2000 Feet National Weather Service Baltimore MD/Washington DC 437 PM EDT Fri Sep 18 2020 .REST OF THIS AFTERNOON. (
  • Each combination of an item and store location equates to one time series, so you'll have 100k (2000 items x 50 stores) time series to forecast. (
  • Such easy jabs at inaccurate forecasts are much fewer these days. (
  • Mayor Yury Luzhkov wants to fine weather reporters for inaccurate forecasts - and says he'll drop all government funding for Moscow's weather bureau unless it agrees to the proposal. (
  • Accurate forecasting of volcanic eruptions is challenging due to the complex and dynamic nature of volcanoes. (
  • Recent studies, however, have shown that combining multidisciplinary observations of past unrest can yield accurate forecasts of eruptions from well-monitored volcanoes. (
  • Los Alamos National Laboratory, led by Dr. Dave Osthus, provided the most accurate national-, regional-, and state-level influenza-like illness forecasts. (
  • This marks the first influenza season during which forecasts from Dr. Osthus' team have been the most accurate. (
  • The Delphi group at Carnegie Mellon University, led by Dr. Roni Rosenfeld, provided the most accurate national-level hospitalization forecasts. (
  • This marks the fifth season during which forecasts provided by Dr. Rosenfeld's team have been the most accurate. (
  • Highly accurate forecasts are the start of so many processes and is a primary goal for these organizations, but most don't yet understand how or why to embed analytics into the process. (
  • To find out, Vantage Point recently turned its research engine toward sales forecasting in an effort to identify the sources of forecasting failure as well as the best practices that can make sales forecasting more accurate. (
  • Despite the complex variables of weather patterns, forecasts of today that are five days out are as accurate as the three-day forecasts of a decade ago. (
  • The weather bureau argues that its reports are 94 percent accurate, but Luzhkov called the forecasts 'tufta' - a word that translates roughly as 'horse manure. (
  • This app is great - it gives you detailed, accurate information about the weather forecast. (
  • We put quite good store now in our five day forecast and even up to about week ahead although it's unlikely there will ever be accurate forecasting beyond about one to two weeks. (
  • Douglas Macintyre, a senior analyst for the Energy Information Administration, which provides statistics and forecasts to the U.S. government, says that while prognoses are mostly accurate during periods of stability, 'the track record is fairly murky' in times of volatility. (
  • Information on the methodology and coverage of the economic forecasts published in this section. (
  • and includes many new developments in forecasting methodology and practice. (
  • As we discuss below, deviation of these forecasts from the forecasts of others (who do seek, often by applying judgement, to anticipate the effects of Brexit) provides one way of quantifying their view of the expected macroeconomic effects of the UK's recent decision to leave the European Union. (
  • In the DAAP course of Industry Design and Practice we were assigned to look into fashion trend forecasting and forecast three trends for the. (
  • it is generally considered good practice to indicate the degree of uncertainty attaching to forecasts. (
  • Realising the importance of such needs, this volume contains contributions to the theory and practice of forecasting mortality in the relatively favourable circumstances in developed countries of Western Europe. (
  • These are approaches used to forecast places and times with an increased risk of crime. (
  • And last, many leaders would want to know which assumptions have the greatest impact on the forecast. (
  • Interest rate and commodity price assumptions reflect market expectations derived from derivatives markets at the time of the forecast. (
  • What we try to do is also explain the story behind our forecast and explain the assumptions,' Macintyre says. (
  • And then, if people disagree with our assumptions, they should modify the resultant forecast. (
  • Key assumptions required for good forecasting are not always evident, and key metrics are not always clear. (
  • I read a plan a short time ago that had 20 beautiful pages of financials and charts based and about one paragraph on the assumptions behind the forecast coupled with-you guessed! (
  • Forcasters vary up the assumptions on each one to slightly alter weather features, their intensities, and when they appear in the forecast cycle. (
  • Build time-series forecasts regardless of your skill level. (
  • Includes access to SAS/ETS ® and SAS ® Forecast Server procedures, enabling you to address virtually any forecasting and time series analysis challenge. (
  • Automatically produce large-scale time series analyses and hierarchical forecasts - without human involvement. (
  • Time series forecasting is a technique for predicting future events by analyzing past trends, based on the assumption that future trends will hold similar to historical trends. (
  • Time series forecasts inform all kinds of business decisions. (
  • Time series forecasting starts with a historical time series. (
  • What approach is the best for a time series forecasting where you want to include 2 categorical variables in python? (
  • If the time series is believed to have seasonality, the seasonal naïve approach may be more appropriate where the forecasts are equal to the value from last season. (
  • In this paper we deal with the specific problem of forecasting beanplot time series. (
  • Forecasting by Beanplot time series. (
  • Hyndman R.J. (2011) forecast: Forecasting functions for time series. (
  • Hybrid approach for interval-valued time series forecasting. (
  • Drago C., Scepi G. (2013) An Approach to Forecasting Beanplot Time Series. (
  • Each combination of cash flow and shop location equates to one time series, so you'll have 2,000 (1 cashflow x 2,000 shops) forecasts. (
  • We show, using an IV strategy in which the Indian government forecast of monsoon rainfall serves as the main instrument, that the return to agricultural investment depends substantially on the conditions under which it is estimated. (
  • Forecasting for the 2019-2020 influenza season has ended. (
  • Forecasting for the 2020-2021 influenza season will resume later in 2020, pending developments with the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. (
  • Forecast issued at 5:05 am EST on Thursday 13 August 2020. (
  • Pay TV subscriptions for the 66 operators across 15 countries covered in the Western Europe Pay TV Operator Forecasts report will increase from a collective 82.0 million in 2010 to 93.1 million by 2020. (
  • An excel workbook giving comparison tables and country-by-country forecasts in detail for 66 operators across 15 territories for every year from 2010 to 2020. (
  • Schedule time to discuss how SPSS Forecasting can support your business needs. (
  • Business drivers, holidays or events that affect the forecasting process are selected automatically from variables supplied to the system in the visual modeling process. (
  • In fact, our research shows that 85 percent of business-to-business sales forces currently forecast using this tried-and-true method. (
  • A study of the techniques and processes used in business forecasting. (
  • TI's chip business is now expected to contribute $2.68-2.78bn out of that total, from the $2.63-2.83bn previously forecast. (
  • In the pages ahead I will share with you some of the major ways poor forecasting can sabotage your business plan and your financing. (
  • In point of fact, forecasting is often relegated to a minor role in the business plan and often key elements are overlooked. (
  • The process of giving the business plan forecast its deserved place is not easy. (
  • Inside, you will find the latest techniques used by managers in business today, discover the importance of forecasting and learn how it's accomplished. (
  • Before we get to the "how", help us understand the "why" - what are the primary benefits of incorporating analytics into the forecasting process? (
  • The projections forecast about 200,000 new cases each day by the end of the month, up from about 25,000 cases now. (
  • Based on that decomposition, a new working dynamic forecasting procedure is proposed and illustrated. (
  • This website facilitates the real-time sharing and visualization of weekly flu forecasts. (
  • We will set aside for the moment the many problems with how this opportunity forecasting method is being executed, and we'll instead focus on a more fundamental issue that cripples many sales forecasts. (
  • These challenges have provided the scientific and public health community experience in real-time forecasting, the ability to evaluate forecast accuracy, and experience in communicating and applying these forecasts in real-world settings. (
  • Sales forecasting is an activity that consumes an enormous amount of management's time, yet few organizations are happy with the accuracy of their collective forecasting efforts. (
  • The accuracy in forecasting the hurricane helped Texas better prepare and shows the ongoing desire to live in rapport with nature by improving the intelligence of meteorology. (
  • A final Performance to Budget report is done after June 30, which summarizes the actual performance and compares to budget for the fiscal year and also compares the actual performance to the forecasts completed throughout the year to measure the accuracy of the forecasts. (
  • An ensemble forecast therefore provides a prior estimate of state-dependent predictability, i.e. an estimate of the types of weather that might occur, given inevitable uncertainties in the forecast initial conditions and in the accuracy of the computational representation of the equations. (
  • Customize our sales forecasting software to track and build relationships with customers who buy a variety of products or services in recurring, extended, or staggered purchase cycles. (
  • We show that the forecasts significantly affect farmer investment decisions and that these responses account for a substantial fraction of the inter-annual variability in planting-stage investments, that the skill of the forecasts varies across areas of India, and that farmers respond more strongly to the forecast where there is more forecast skill and not at all when there is no skill. (
  • Training time will not always equal run time as in certain scenarios Amazon Forecast will run multiple jobs in parallel each requiring specific compute resources e.g. (
  • Accordingly, we take the most recent forecasts from the Bank of England, the IMF and HMT's Panel of Independent Forecasters. (
  • These forecasts are provided to Governing Council in preparation for monetary policy decisions. (
  • Yet despite these recognized benefits, most finance functions have not adopted a state-of-the-art forecasting approach to their steering processes. (
  • And a good example of the strides in meteorology was the nearly spot-on forecasts for extreme flooding from hurricane Harvey. (
  • Soaring Forecast for Albuquerque NM National Weather Service Albuquerque NM 1915 MDT Sunday June 13 2021 This forecast is for Monday, June 14, 2021: If the trigger temperature of 88.5 F/31.4 C is reached. (
  • Forecast issued at 5:40 am EST on Friday 18 June 2021. (
  • Produce forecasts that reflect reality. (
  • So often, each forecast can take many hours of someone's week to produce, week in and week out. (
  • While the Bank of England provides an explicit assessment of forecast uncertainties for the UK, via "fan charts", the IMF and HMT Panel provide point forecasts only. (
  • A 108-page PDF giving a global executive summary, country/operator analysis and forecasts. (