Dead on Time
[1983 film] Dead on Time is a 1983 British short film directed by Lyndall Hobbs and written by Richard Curtis and Rowan Atkinson. The film is a comedy which tells the story of Bernard Fripp (Rowan Atkinson) a man who, on attending a routine check-up, is diagnosed by his doctor (Nigel Hawthor...
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Dead Time is used in counting / detector systems to describe the time between two recorded events (e.g. where an Ionisation event has been recorded), where either the detector, or its electronics, are unable to detect other incoming events. A counting system which has a large dead time will more tha...
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(from the article `radiation measurement`) One property that must be considered in counting systems is the concept known as dead time. Following each event in a detector, there is a period of ...
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The time between the fault arc being extinguished and the circuit breaker contacts re-mating.
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For detection systems that record discrete events, such as particle and nuclear detectors, the dead time is the time after each event during which the system is not able to record another event. An everyday life example of this is what happens when someone takes a photo using a flash - another pict...
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Time when a worker is unable to perform duties due to factors beyond his or her control.
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time interval after the initiation of a pulse caused by an ionizing event, during which a detector operating in pulse mode cannot respond to a further ionizing event
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