Brownian motion

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Synonyms for Brownian motion

the random motion of small particles suspended in a gas or liquid

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A DLS instrument determines the rate of diffusion of particles moving under Brownian motion, from measurements of fluctuations in scattered light intensity.
Among all market prices of risk for various diffusions, the United Kingdom's Brownian motion has the highest market price of risk ([MATHEMATICAL EXPRESSION NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII] = 0.
Macroscopic Anisotropic Brownian Motion is Related to the Directional Movement of a "Universe Field".
Carter, Rogers, and Simkins (2004) assume that changes in jet fuel prices can be described as geometric Brownian motion.
The absence of a normal distribution or ordinary Brownian motion in the Saudi Arabian stock market may lead to incorrect asset pricing assumptions and indicate the limitation of modern asset pricing theories in Saudi Arabia.
2001) Stopping Brownian motion without anticipation as close as possible to its ultimate maximum, Theory of Probability and its Applications, 45(1), pp.
To use the geometric Brownian motion model, the expected return to equity must be estimated.
There are some striking features that do not fit with the Geometric Brownian motion Bouchaud (2002).
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Chapter topics include complexity and entropy, thermodynamics, the thermodynamics of phase transitions, equilibrium statistical mechanics, Brownian motion and fluctuation- dissipation, hydrodynamics, transport coefficients, and nonequilibrium phase transitions.
In 1936, after obtaining post-graduate diplomas in physics, astronomy and higher analysis, he went on to get his doctorate with Mention tres honorable from the Sorbonne for basic research on the Mathematical Study of Brownian Motion.
We next modeled Brownian motion of nanoparticles considering their small size by fast search methods to locate the position of nanoparticles.
To Lem, the supernatural is entirely natural, the result of Brownian motion, and whether he is correct or not depends upon your view of the universe.
The associated Brownian Motion Body is defined to be
Regarding energy contracts, specifying the problem we face an evaluation process much more complex than the common Geometric Brownian Motion (GBM) often used in contracts for the valuation of securities.