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monotonic

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monotonic

In domain theory, a function f : D -> C is monotonic (or monotone) if

for all x,y in D, x <= y => f(x) <= f(y).

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The Anand model has been successfully employed to simulate the time-dependent behavior of PMMA under various loading conditions such as monotonic compression, creep, strain-controlled loading and unloading test, and even the p-h curves of microindentation with/ without time hold.
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We have been successful to show in this work that when f is Lipschitz Class of monotonic type, with the appropriate value of the index a of the stable symmetric process X, the random Fourier Stieltjes series (1) converge almost surely to the stochastic integral(4).
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