extremum


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  • noun

Synonyms for extremum

the point located farthest from the middle of something

the most extreme possible amount or value

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iv) Absolute extremum: The absolute extremum refers to the absolute value of the maximum amplitude from the sound.
19 that the lower the pressure drop rate in the die, the smaller the talc concentration at which the extremum in the cell density is reached.
In most cases, extremum energy principles are formulated for identifying the actual stress and strain state of such formation.
The low speed of calculation in this case-main drawback of this method is immaterial, since there are a small number of independent variables, and the choice of a very high level can lead to gross errors in finding the extremum.
4) and from the fact that [MATHEMATICAL EXPRESSION NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII] is a bijective function, it derives that v is an extremum point (respectively minimum, maximum) for [MATHEMATICAL EXPRESSION NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII] if and only if [MATHEMATICAL EXPRESSION NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII] is an extremum point (respectively minimum, maximum) for [MATHEMATICAL EXPRESSION NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII].
Indeed, the larger the volatility of the underlying, the greater the probability to reach a new extremum on each fixing date.
An algorithm for finding the absolute extremum of a function, USSR Computational Mathematics and Mathematical Physics 12: 57-67.
The closest local extremum is at [phi] = [+ or -] 1.
In her meeting with Creon, Medea says, "illud extremum precor" (I pray for this last thing; l.
The time and magnitude at each extremum were obtained by a weighted second order polynomial fit to the lightcurve around the extremum.
k+1], and we say that it is a local extremum if it is a local minimum or maximum.
23) Also, Poem 10, which opens with Extremum hunc, Arethusa, mihi concede laborem ('Grant me, Arethusa, this final undertaking') and ends with a general farewell to pastoral poetry, serves as a conclusion to the whole collection, a function which the fifth poem cannot, by definition, have.
A necessary condition of its extremum is the system of Euler-Poisson equations:
Extremum problems for the metric mean values will be discussed at the end of the paper by introducing an associated zonoid for STIT tessellations.