collective mode

collective mode

[kə′lek·tiv ‚mōd]
(physics)
A weakly damped and therefore long-lived coherent motion of a large fraction of the particles in a system.
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In other words, the efficiency sharply increases with switching from individual to collective mode.
Fourth, engaged argument provides a collective mode of justification.
The EST 2000 is an indoor, multipurpose, multilane, small arms training simulator that provides the medium for training leaders of fire teams and squads in command, control, and distribution of fires while in a realistic, collective mode.
For organisations with small branch offices, this unique Collective Mode mitigates the requirement for WAN Optimisation appliances at the branch site, recouping the cost of a whole tier of capital expenditure - without compromising performance.
His work on the primary processes governing biological processes has evoked a new mechanism involving collective mode couple to explain how energy is directed in biological systems.
Before that we had skanked in the Collective Mode, unashamedly rocked in a Real Great Britain while Scaling New Heights - all taken from the brilliant new album Community Music.
The collective mode of production typified by Riedel's "anecdote conferences" is characteristic of most of his projects; when you invite him to an opening, at least four people show up.
Will it be supplanted by new collective modes of organization and ideologies?
Their topics include sound propagation in superfluid 3He and superconductors, collective excitations in the polar-phase, high temperature superconductors and the physical properties, and collective modes in the heavy-fermion superconductors.
In their study of the spontaneous breakdown of symmetry and collective modes, Blasone, Guiseppte Vitiello (both U.
Step (3) realizes the government of collective modes, selecting the to-be-manifested state ([W.
We will devise and build a novel resonant inelastic x-ray scattering (RIXS) instrument capable of determining the dispersion relations of electronic collective modes in 4d-metal compounds with full momentum-space coverage, high energy resolution, and monolayer sensitivity.

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