Scalar

Scalar may refer to:

  • Scalar (mathematics), a quantity that can multiply vectors in the context of vector spaces
  • Scalar (physics), a quantity which is independent of specific classes of coordinate systems
  • Scalar (computing), an atomic quantity that can hold only one value at a time

Other articles related to "scalar":

Lichnerowicz Formula
... the Laplace–Beltrami operator acting on spinors, in which the scalar curvature appears in a natural way ... differential equations, results concerning the scalar curvature, and results on spinors and spin structures ... S, the Lichnerowicz formula states that on a section ψ of S, where Sc denotes the scalar curvature and is the connection Laplacian ...
String Frame And Einstein Frame
... The Lagrangian in scalar-tensor theory can be expressed in the Jordan frame in which the scalar field or some function of it multiplies the Ricci scalar, or in the Einstein ...
Scalar Expectancy - Animal Mechanism
... The scalar expectancy theory posits that animals make choices based on a single sample ... are posited to make estimates of the time to reinforcement delivery using a scalar-timing process ... This scalar-timing process rescales estimates for different values of the interval being timed ...
Scalar Implicature - References
... 'Implicitures Cancelability and Non-detachability', Angelika Kratzer, Scalar Implicatures Are There Any? Workshop on Polarity, Scalar Phenomena, and Implicatures ... than adults experimental investigations of scalar implicature", Cognition 2001, vol ...
Scalar Expectancy
... The Scalar timing or scalar expectancy theory (SET) is a model that posits an internal clock, and particular memory and decision processes ...