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transformation theory

[‚tranz·fər′mā·shən ‚thē·ə·rē]
(quantum mechanics)
The study of coordinate and other transformations in quantum mechanics, especially those which leave some properties of the system invariant.
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From the field of education, we drew on Transformation Theory, a theoretical perspective that focuses on the integration of student paradigms, positive cognitive development and educational practices (Mezirow, 1981).
It contains new material on applications of vector and tensor analysis and transformation theory in fluid dynamics.
Learning to think like an adult: Core concepts of transformation theory.
The shrimp that became a tiger; transformation theory and Korea's rise after the Asian crisis.
Chapters five and six examine transformation theory in light of relevant literature and contemporary theory.
By using the space transformation theory and engineering capability of metamaterials, we propose and realize a functional 'ghost' illusion device, which is capable of creating wavedynamic virtual ghost images off the original object's position under the illumination of electromagnetic waves," they said.
The local pluripotential stem cell transformation theory, even though it is hard to prove, is certainly a strong alternative to the heterotopic pancreas malignant transformation theory and may well be the cause for the presentation in our case as well.
Despite its significant musical insights, this book will not satisfy readers who seek definitive interpretations of music through a single methodology, as the analytical chapters fluidly integrate transformation theory with multiple theoretical traditions (e.
Paul Davis's essay on military transformation is an excellent overview of the modern history of transformation theory, how that theory was applied by the Bush administration, and where does transformation seem to be going.
In conclusion, a diamond reciprocal cloak is proposed and designed based on coordinate transformation theory.
While flirting with technological determinism, Transformation Theory offers a perspective on our time to remind us "the 'content' of a medium is like the juicy piece of meat carried by the burglar to distract the watchdog of the mind" (McLuhan 18).
This model is based on the mathematical coordinates transformation theory and can be used into a CAD system.

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