response characteristic

response characteristic

[ri′späns ‚kar·ik·tə‚ris·tik]
(control systems)
The response as a function of an independent variable, such as direction or frequency, often presented in graphical form.
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At the same time, when digital phase converters are used in measuring devices, it is necessary to have filters with adjustable phase-frequency response characteristic [3, 4, 5].
In particular, the usual V-shaped response characteristic of the series in previous recoveries had not materialized.
The response characteristic on the closing stage of the valve, results from cutting the command signal u([t.
Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, have documented high cathelicidin levels in psoriasis patients; they suggest overproduction of cathelicidin leads to the highly inflammatory response characteristic of psoriasis.
The intense attention to audience response characteristic of this theaterly book occasionally results in baroquely complex assertions that better reflect the critic's intellectual itinerary than a response one could actually have in the theater, as in the following claim for The Wild Duck: "the metatheatrical element in Ibsen's presentation of Hjalmar actually feeds into the audience's sympathy for him even as it distances us enough so that we may also laugh at him" (125).
Immune-system defenses against parasites may have prevented the over-active immune response characteristic of MS.
Most importantly, when a single cell was activated, adjacent cells produced an electrical response characteristic in both pattern and time interval for synaptic transmission.
Chaitan Khosla and his colleagues at Stanford University and the University of Norway in Oslo report identifying a single component of gluten proteins that causes the autoimmune response characteristic of celiac sprue.
The perfect complement is the optional Audi drive select vehicle dynamics system, which enables the driver to freely vary the throttle response characteristic, the shifting points of the seven-speed S tronic, and the boost provided by the servotronic steering system, both of which come as a standard.
Also, note that the midrange is a sealed system with an over-damped second-order response, not the under-damped, fourth-order response characteristic of the typical mini-monitor (by mini-monitor I mean any two way bookshelf speaker with a woofer not exceeding 6.
New shock absorbers enhance comfort thanks to an even more precise response characteristic and improved body control during spirited driving.
This RSV G+F VLP vaccine stimulated both anti-G and anti-F protein serum antibodies typical of a more Th1-biased response characteristic of natural infection with RSV.