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ideal point

[ī′dēl ′pȯint]
(mathematics)
In projective geometry, all lines parallel to a given line are hypothesized to meet at a point at infinity, called an ideal point. Also known as point at infinity.
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In Eichfelder (2008), an approach is proposed to reduce the choice of a into [R.sup.p], which still obtains all the NDP for MCOPs with an ideal point.
1) Simulations of ideal-point target: The simulation scenario presents 20 ideal point scatterers distributed randomly.
[7], the lens distortion of a camera was modelled as a combination of the radial and tangential distortions, and the relationship between the distortion point [q.sub.d]([u.sub.d], [v.sub.d]) and the corresponding ideal point [q.sub.p]([u.sub.p], [v.sub.p]) can be described by establishing the inverse model of distortion correction, as in
(b) Build a new reference system, such as new ideal point. The latter one is aggregated with multiattribute evaluation methods.
If the institution does not affect individual preferences, the individual's ideal point will not change as a result of moving from Congress to the White House.
While Newport Beach has plenty to keep you entertained for an extended stay, it's also an ideal point from which to visit other parts of southern California, including the hidden gem of Temecula, 70 miles inland.
automobile industry, making the site an ideal point of access to an important target market.
The relative closeness degree between the j evaluation object and the negative ideal solution is the relative distance between the feature vector [r.sub.j] of the j target and the negative ideal point [r.sup.-].
As a gateway between the East and the West, the emirate's geographical location makes it the ideal point of transfer globetrotters.
He told, the Commissioner Nadeem Mehboob was making special efforts for the development of infrastructure of the this tourist point to attract more tourists towards the lake which was an ideal point for boating.
It's a situation of irresponsible abuse." Erdogan said that after almost 15 years of rule by his Justice and Development Party (AKP), media freedoms had reached an "ideal point".