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asymptote

a straight line that is closely approached by a plane curve so that the perpendicular distance between them decreases to zero as the distance from the origin increases to infinity

asymptote

[′as·əm‚tōt]
(mathematics)
A line approached by a curve in the limit as the curve approaches infinity.
The limit of the tangents to a curve as the point of contact approaches infinity.
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According to the bound limit parameter of interconnecting terms, there gives some sufficient conditions for determining the asymptotical stability and unstability of the singular closed-loop large-scale system while the subsystems are regular, causal, and R-controllable.
Global asymptotical stability ofa second order rational difference equation.
61, which is the asymptotical convergence rate on quasi-uniform meshes for a function in [H.
Mikusheva (2007) shows, however, that while the Hansen (1999) grid-bootstrap procedure has correct asymptotical coverage, the Romano and Wolf (2001) subsampling procedure does not.
k,out] does not cause the inner-loop controller to violate the constraints in the future steps, then robust stability is guaranteed due to the asymptotical decrease of [V.
As in classical control, the asymptotical error of the closed loop system, [G.