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Synonyms for ellipticity

the property possessed by a round shape that is flattened at the poles


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The protein stability against heat denaturation in the absence and the presence of 6-shogaol was also examined using CD spectroscopy by recording the ellipticity value at 222 nm ([CD.
2] Otolith width (OW) Aspect ratio = OL/OW Ellipticity = (OL-OW)/(OL+OW) Table 2 Results, at 3 spatial scales, of hypothesis testing on univariate shape indices of otoliths from female southern flounder (Paralichthys lethostigma) that were collected in 1996 and in 2009-12 in state waters in 2 basins, the South Atlantic (North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia, and Florida) and the Gulf of Mexico (Florida, Alabama, Mississippi, Louisiana, and Texas), as part of state or federal agency sampling programs and from seafood dealers.
New methods to measure rectangularity (R), ellipticity (E), orientation (O), and REi are here developed and used to unveil underlying patterns and to explore the relation between lake size and its rectangularity/ellipticity to test the Plafker's hypothesis of wave action.
For this reason, it is very desirable to develop a methodology for the analysis of the Rayleigh-wave ellipticity that can be used to determine the local crustal structure beneath the recording station (seismic station).
The software outputs a catalog of objects from the input image with parameters such as full width at half maximum (FWHM), ellipticity, and position angle of the ellipticity.
Because of its high ellipticity and high degree of curliness, hair of African origin has a tendency to be more damaged than other types of hair (Fig.
Consequently, the original and modified Stokes formulae should also comprise some correction terms accounting for the Earth's ellipticity and the contribution of topographic and atmospheric masses.
This is because the stains show ellipticity, more evident as the drop sizes increase.
The ellipticity of the motion equation is improved by the addition of a stabilization factor.
Particle shape was characterized by the IA method and following shape factors were calculated: 1) the elliptic parameter to characterize ellipticity, aspect ratio , AS calculated as
Circular dichroism spectra were expressed by molar ellipticity in units of millidegrees (m[degrees]).
This mathematical monograph is a study of interior regularity of weak solutions of second order linear divergence form equations with degenerate ellipticity and rough coefficients.
1(2001): "An experimental investigation of the effects of nozzle ellipticity on the flow structure of coflow jet diffusion flames", Journal of Brazilian Society of Mechanical Sciences, Vol.
In addition to the measured parameters, three metrics of embryo shape were calculated, including ellipticity (L/W), elongation ([L - W]/[L + W]), and circularity ([pi]LW/4A) (Hidalgo et al.
In particular, the influence of the atmospheric and topographic masses, and the effect of the Earth's ellipticity should be considered.