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Attractor

In non-linear dynamic series, an attractor defines the equilibrium level of the system. See: Point Attractor, Limit Cycle, and Strange Attractor.
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Now, if x belongs to an attractor that is induced identically by both s and r, then [for all]t [member of] N, [x.
Step 5: If examples (S') of an attractor basin belong to K' number of classes, then Partition (S', K').
This attractor can be the hardest to identify in clients and the hardest to demonstrate to clients, because the apparent complexity of its action serves to mask its ultimately bounded nature.
Everything depends on (a) recognizing phase transitions, (b) recognizing attractors of the past, and (c) seeking fitness peaks.
Assuming each additional ATTRACTOR on the average decreases the reaction time by a fixed amount, then five ATTRACTORS should reduce the reaction time by five times the fixed amount.
Change the attractors, or tap into existing ones better, and the system may do the rest of the work of change on its own.
Such individual patterns can be displayed topographically as attractor reconstructions and can be subjected to frequency analyses as well as measures of chaoticity such as the fractal dimension.
In the tale of Sleeping Beauty, the prince's kiss is the strange attractor that moves the princess from the state of sleep to the state of wakefulness.
Phase space is a mathematical construct, and motion on an attractor is abstract.
We are continuing to seed money to Comedy World, because the company delivers the competitive advantage that Attractor seeks out in its investments.
IS YOUR LURE, COVER-UP, ELIMINATOR OR ATTRACTOR IN THE GEL, SPRAY DRIPPER BUBBLE OR TABLET DOING THE JOB?