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UPFUniversitat Pompeu Fabra (Barcelona, Spain)
UPFUltraviolet Protection Factor
UPFUniversidade de Passo Fundo (Portuguese: University of Passo Fundo; Brazil)
UPFUnified Power Format (IEEE standard)
UPFUniversity Press of Florida
UPFUniversal Peace Federation (formerly Interreligious and International Federation for World Peace)
UPFUncharacterized Protein Family
UPFUnion Internationale de la Presse Francophone (French: International Francophone Press Union; France; est. 1950)
UPFUnity Productions Foundation
UPFUnited People's Front (Nepal)
UPFUpcountry People's Front (Sri Lanka)
UPFUniversal Preservation Format
UPFUnity Power Factor (electrical engineering)
UPFUnidade de Protecção da Força (Portuguese: Force Protection Unit)
UPFUnderperform (finance)
UPFUrban Parks Forum (est. 1999)
UPFUnited Plastic Fabricating, Inc. (North Andover, MA)
UPFUniversity Police Force (University of the Philippines)
UPFUnited Peace Federation
UPFUn-Plug Fest (Bluetooth)
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The transmission values obtained (Equation 1) were used to calculate the in vitro UPF (Equation 2).
Some clothing manufacturers sell pants, shirts and jackets with a UPF of 50, which blocks 98% of the sun's harmful rays.
The UPF project costs have increased since NNSA's initial estimates in 2004 and construction may be delayed due to funding shortfalls.
With its integrated approach, advanced low-power design capabilities and UPF support, Talus addresses power and implementation issues for 45-nm designs," said Ana Hunter, vice president of Technology at Samsung Semiconductor, on behalf of the Common Platform technology alliance.
Other speakers included Dr RaheemKhan, a retired heart surgeon from London, and Robin Marsh, secretary of the UPF UK.
Other factors also contribute to a fabric's overall UPF. Heavier fabrics and a tighter weave contribute to decrease the size of holes in the fabric, thereby increasing the UPF (12,13,14).
Kim and co-authors found that the UPF of knit fabrics could be improved by repeated laundering with consumer laundry products that contained UV absorbers or UV brighteners (see sidebar on page 51).
With the double-deep stacking Atlet trucks UPF has achieved 25% more storage density in the available space than would have been possible with conventional racking.
High UPF clothing is engineered to be lightweight and breezy, so wearers won't sweat for their safety.
Before any treatment, white T-shirts had a UPF of about 5.
The trial judge found that the collaboration between UPF Thompson and Land Rover amounted to a contract in which both had an obligation to "exercise contractual rights in good faith and not exploit the dependency created by the relationship".
Studies show that washing a T-shirt in this new product increases its UPF (Ultraviolet Protection Factor) rating from UPF 5 to UPF 30.