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occupant

n. 1) someone living in a residence or using premises, as a tenant or owner. 2) a person who takes possession of real property or a thing which has no known owner, intending to gain ownership. (See: occupancy)

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The merging behavior includes the seek behavior [C.sub.seek] [30], the avoid occupants behavior [C.sub.ao] [7], the idle separate behavior [C.sub.isep] [31], the avoid walls behavior [C.sub.aw] [32], the seek separate behavior [C.sub.ssep] [33], the seek wall separate behavior [C.sub.swsep] [34], the lanes behavior [C.sub.lanes] [35], the pass behavior [C.sub.pass] [11], and the cornering behavior [C.sub.cnr] [36].
The vision-based system is comprised of background subtraction, tracking, occupant recognition and activity classification.
The monitoring studies in the literature are mostly focused on deriving probabilistic occupant models for occupants' presence and behaviors from empirical data, rather than measuring energy flows in buildings regarding occupant behaviors or deriving useful qualitative lessons for both design and operation.
Occupant behavior has been modeled by software (e.g., agent-based modeling) to "simulate the diffusion of energy saving ideas through social networks within a building, (4) predict user-controlled plug loads, (5) and it has allowed realistic representations of occupants' adaptive responses to changing comfort conditions.
The occupant was taken to hospital for a check-up due to smoke inhalation.
Occupant classification systems helps to identify the range of vehicle occupants in terms of if someone is tall or short or if someone is a baby or a child etc.
'Town councils supposed not to sell land to prospective buyers before compensating the occupants,' said Mushelenga, adding that he knows of Ongwediva case of land sold to a buyer before the council could compensate the occupants.
The company gave a live demonstration of the prototype for the world's first pre-crash occupant safety system with an external side airbag in Memmingen.
THUMS Version 5 simulates changes in occupant posture by considering occupants' pre-collision muscular states, while THUMS Version 4 accurately analyzes injuries sustained to bones and internal organs at the point of collision.
The occupant suffered bruises in the scuffle and was treated by paramedics for non-serious injuries, police said.
In the test, Maruti Suzuki Vitara Brezza with standard double airbags, ABS, and ISOFIX anchorages, achieved four stars for Adult Occupant Protection and two stars for Child Occupant protection.
Honeywell has expanded the capabilities of its Vector Occupant App.