Efficient may refer to:

  • Efficiency, the extent to which time or effort is well used for the intended task or purpose
  • Efficient (horse) (foaled 2003), a Thoroughbred racehorse
  • Efficient Networks, a modem manufacturer once a division of Siemens now part of Gigaset Communications

Other articles related to "efficient":

Bicycle Performance
... A bicycle's performance, in both biological and mechanical terms, is extraordinarily efficient ... investigators have calculated it to be the most efficient self-powered means of transportation ... bicycle can carry to total weight, it is also a most efficient means of cargo transportation ...
Chicago School (economics) - Scholars - Eugene Fama
... He is well known as the father of the Efficient Market Hypothesis ... solidified this idea in his 1970 article, "Efficient Capital Markets A Review of Theory and Empirical Work", which brought the idea of efficient markets into the forefront of modern economic theory ...
Minimum Efficient Scale
... Minimum efficient scale (MES) or efficient scale of production is a term used in industrial organization to denote the smallest output that a plant (or ...
Lattice-based Cryptography - Security Issues
... Many of them are quite efficient, and some even compete with the best known alternatives they are typically quite simple to implement and are all believed to be secure against attacks using ... includes practical proposals, which are typically very efficient, but often lack a supporting proof of security ... based on the worst-case hardness of lattice problems, but only a few of them are sufficiently efficient to be used in practice ...

Famous quotes containing the word efficient:

    As machines become more and more efficient and perfect, so it will become clear that imperfection is the greatness of man.
    Ernst Fischer (1899–1972)

    The really efficient laborer will be found not to crowd his day with work, but will saunter to his task surrounded by a wide halo of ease and leisure.
    Henry David Thoreau (1817–1862)

    I make no secret of the fact that I would rather lie on a sofa than sweep beneath it. But you have to be efficient if you’re going to be lazy.
    Shirley Conran (b. 1932)