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master equation

[′mas·tər i′kwā·zhən]
(atomic physics)
An equation which determines the rate of change of the population of an energy level in terms of the populations of other levels and transition probabilities.
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The book finishes with modern methods including the non-equilibrium statistical operator and master equation approach, using calculation of static electrical conductivity as a demonstration.
1c] results should be reported by clinical laboratories worldwide in Systeme International (SI) units (mmol/mol, no decimals) and derived NGSP units (%, 1 decimal), using the IFCC-NGSP master equation (DCCT units).
This means that any action formed in this formalism will be a BV action, and that the appropriate consistency relation (encoding the generalized gauge symmetry) is the master equation.
b) Combine the individual equations into a master equation linking the optimization parameters (Power or Life cycle Cost) to all the parameters.
Deriving fractional Fokker-Planck equations from a generalised master equation.
24) This relationship between the NGSP and IFCC networks has been evaluated; and, as a result, a master equation has recently been developed to document this relationship.
As is known, the Hamiltonian provides the basis for a quantum mechanical description as it addresses the Schrodinger equation, the master equation of quantum mechanics [9-11].
In 2001, Brown, West, and several of their colleagues distilled their model to a single formula, which they call the master equation, that predicts a species' metabolic rate in terms of its body size and temperature.
Nine lectures consider such topics as kinetic theory and the Kac master equation, max-to-mean ration estimates for the fundamental eigenfunction of the Dirichlet Laplacian, random unitary models and their localization properties, the universality of correlations for random analytic functions, a Wegner estimate for Wigner matrices, and quantum Heisenberg models and their probabilistic representations.
The first volume contains papers on dielectic relaxation phenomena in complex materials; evolution of the dynamic susceptibility in supercooled liquids and gasses; slow relaxation, anomalous diffusion, and aging in equilibrated or nonequilibrated environments; stochastic and physical models of power-law blinking quantum dots; and continuous-time random walk versus the generalized master equation.
1c] results were to be reported worldwide in IFCC units (mmol/mol) and derived NGSP units (%), using the IFCC-NGSP master equation.
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