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An inclined board in a vertical plane, parallel to the slope of a stair (i.e., a string), whose upper edge is cut to fit the profile of the treads and risers of the steps; the treads of the stairs project beyond the face of the string and are visible; compare with closed string.
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Hence the perturbations have a discontinuity and the system is divided into two regions which implies Neumann boundary conditions and the end of an open string can move freely on the brane in the dyonic case, which means the end of a string on D5-brane can be seen as an electrically charged particle.
Long, "Open string in the constant B-field background," Physical Review D, vol.
Particulars of open string, a single endpoint and a monopole suggest a recurring pattern in which Matter, the EM field, and Light offer unexpected insights into infinity.
Kluson, "Open string in a nonrelativistic background," Physical Review D, vol.
She won the open string solo and the open duo category with a friend, Stacey Lupton.
Wobble's open string thrumming became the band's signature sound, alongside a scree of industrial guitar and Lydon's belly-aching on the mic.
Today there are musicians who - not being content with changing the music for the vihuela - leave it as they find it and change the vihuela, so that they do not always imagine the sixth [string] to be one pitch, but according to how [far] the music ascends or descends, thus they envisage the sixth open string to be.
Recent developments in open string field theory (OSFT) [1] have proved that it is able to describe wide variety of open string backgrounds.
Crossword with its arbitrary clues, Alys Conran's new definitions of Wales - 'wind cornering on two wheels' - and the editor's Open String Field Theory As Projective Verse - concrete ambiguity and Miltonian particles.
Rachel came first in the Open String Solo and Instrumental Solo on Thursday and second in the Mozart Vocal Solo Open category, performing a German rendition.
Elsewhere there is the odd harmonic or open string within a melody which Leopold would certainly have wagged his finger at - as he might also have done at much of the exaggerated off-the-string playing in the first movement of K614, which gives rise to some of the only faults of ensemble in either performance.