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- n. The condition of being uncorrelated
- n. An absence of correlation
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For Gaussian random variables uncorrelation implies independency, not necessarily for other distributions.
The main result of the uncorrelation between consecutive layers is the reduction in thermal conductivity, since it becomes more difficult to transport heat perpendicularly from the multilayers.