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Asymptote

In geometry, a line associated with a curve in such a way that the distance between the line and the curve approaches zero as both reach toward infinity. Asymptotes are used in calculus and are computed using limits.
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Asymptotic behavior of (1) can be put in the context of Random Matrix Theory as the study of Harish-Chandra-Itzykson-Zuber integral
This study provides important information on asymptotic size in the Central Gulf of California, and illustrates clearly that the current SAGARPA size limit for both species (P.
In this paper a control strategy for asymptotic stabilization of rigid body attitude based on integral sliding-mode approach is presented.
The statistical significance of the parameters 'a', 'b', and 'c' are shown in Table 3 and the resulting fitted asymptotic curve in Figure 4; the value of [R.
Theorem 1: The asymptotic variance of the information ratio statistics, IR, is given by the following quadratic form:
The usual method to obtain an asymptotic expansion of this integral for large values of z is based on invoking Watson's lemma [5, 11].
Here we have only used asymptotic osculating hyperbolic trajectory data from [1].
We use a different approach based on integral representations of solutions via asymptotic solutions and error estimates developed in [3, 12, 13, 15].
Johansen and Juselius [1990, 1992] have tabulated the asymptotic critical values for both the maximal eigenvalue and the trace tests.
The travelers' destination isn't quite clear: It may be the "eventual city known as By-and-By," it may be Zar ("the lazy asymptotic arrival we / glimpsed," also known as "Raz," "Arz," and "Zra"), or it may be some Star, which shifts to "Rast," "Tsar," and, in the title of Whatsaid Serif s second section, "Stra.