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  • n. Same as hemiplane.

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  • 'Simple - everyone knows that Poles in the right half-plane cause instability!'

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  • Now consider a path consisting of a semicircle of radius R1 in the lower half-plane connected by a line along the x-axis to another semicircle of radius R2 in the upper half-plane.

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  • The V-22 Osprey, half-plane, half-helicopter, is the poster child for weapons programs that never die.

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  • It thus defines a holomorphic function on this half-plane, and this can be extended by analytic continuation to a meromorphic function on the whole complex plane.

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  • At, tetration is not periodic, and no exponential asymptotic exist., tetration is quasi-periodic, the quasi-period in the upper complex half-plane is conjugate to that in the lower complex half-plane.

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  • Despite troubled past, US military's half-helicopter, half-plane Osprey faring well in Iraq

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  • ASAD AIR BASE, Iraq (AP) - After a troubled history, the V-22 Osprey - half-helicopter, half-plane - has been ferrying troops and equipment across Iraq for just over a year without a major incident.

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  • First, we don’t mean some kind of sissy half-plane, half-car hybrid that some people will try to tell you is a flying car.

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  • Slide 8: Fundamentals of Materials Science and Engineering The mechanics of dislocation motion Fig. 7.1 Atomic rearrangements that accompany the motion of an edge dislocation as it moves in response to an applied shear stress. (b) The extra half-plane of atoms is labeled A. (c) The dislocation moves one atomic distance to the right as A links up to the lower portion of plane B; in the process, the upper portion of B becomes the extra half-plane. (d) A step forms on the surface of the crystal as the extra-plane exists.

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  • b > exp (1 / e), tetration is quasi-periodic, the quasi-period in the upper complex half-plane is conjugate to that in the lower complex half-plane.

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