Relaxation articles on Wikipedia
Relaxation stands quite generally for a release of tension, a return to equilibrium. In the sciences, the term is used in the following ways: Relaxation
Nov 19th 2016

Relaxation technique
For other forms of relaxation, see Relaxation. A relaxation technique (also known as relaxation training) is any method, process, procedure, or activity
Feb 17th 2017

Relaxation (physics)
sciences, relaxation usually means the return of a perturbed system into equilibrium. Each relaxation process can be categorized by a relaxation time τ.
May 21st 2017

Relaxation oscillator
In electronics a relaxation oscillator is a nonlinear electronic oscillator circuit that produces a nonsinusoidal repetitive output signal, such as a triangle
May 4th 2017

Relaxation (approximation)
In mathematical optimization and related fields, relaxation is a modeling strategy. A relaxation is an approximation of a difficult problem by a nearby
Nov 22nd 2016

Spin–spin relaxation
Play media In physics, the spin–spin relaxation is the mechanism by which Mxy, the transverse component of the magnetization vector, exponentially decays
Apr 3rd 2016

Linear programming relaxation
In mathematics, the linear programming relaxation of a 0-1 integer program is the problem that arises by replacing the constraint that each variable must
May 16th 2017

Spin–lattice relaxation
Spin–lattice relaxation is the mechanism by which the component of the magnetization vector along the direction of the static magnetic field reaches thermodynamic
Feb 16th 2017

Relaxation (NMR)
resonance (NMR) spectroscopy and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) the term relaxation describes how signals change with time. In general signals deteriorate
Oct 11th 2016

Progressive muscle relaxation
Progressive muscle relaxation (PMR) is a technique for learning to monitor and control the state of muscular tension. It was developed by American physician
Dec 21st 2016

Successive over-relaxation
In numerical linear algebra, the method of successive over-relaxation (SOR) is a variant of the GaussSeidel method for solving a linear system of equations
May 12th 2017

Stress relaxation
In materials science, stress relaxation is the observed decrease in stress in response to the same amount of strain generated in the structure. This is
Oct 24th 2016

Relaxation response
Relaxation response may refer to: The Relaxation Response, a term coined by Herbert Benson and a book of the same name in which he describes his research
Mar 28th 2017

Relaxation (iterative method)
systems of equations. For other uses, see Relaxation (disambiguation). In numerical mathematics, relaxation methods are iterative methods for solving
Nov 10th 2016

Massage for Relaxation
Massage For Relaxation is a 1985 instructional video and was among the first on how to massage another person. Produced by Mark Schulze and Patricia Mooney
Nov 2nd 2016

Relaxation (psychology)
Relaxation in psychology, is the emotional state of a living being, of low tension, in which there is an absence of arousal that could come from sources
Mar 28th 2017

Transverse relaxation-optimized spectroscopy
Transverse relaxation optimized spectroscopy (TROSY) is an experiment in protein NMR spectroscopy that allows studies of large molecules or complexes.
May 22nd 2017

Havriliak–Negami relaxation
HavriliakNegami relaxation is an empirical modification of the Debye relaxation model, accounting for the asymmetry and broadness of the dielectric dispersion
Jun 26th 2016

Néel relaxation theory
Neel relaxation theory is a theory developed by Louis Neel in 1949 to explain time-dependent magnetic phenomena known as magnetic viscosity. It is also
Oct 25th 2013

Relaxation drink
A relaxation drink is a non-alcoholic beverage containing calming ingredients normally found in nature. It is a functional beverage which serves to calm
Apr 21st 2017

Electric Relaxation
"Electric Relaxation" is the second single from A Tribe Called Quest's third album Midnight Marauders. It contains a sample of "Mystic Brew" by Ronnie
Apr 4th 2017

The Relaxation Response
The-Relaxation-ResponseThe Relaxation Response is a book written in 1975 by Herbert Benson, a Harvard physician, and Miriam Z. Klipper. The response is a simple version of Transcendental
Feb 13th 2017

Relaxation length
Relaxation length is a property of pneumatic tires that describes the delay between when a slip angle is introduced and when the cornering force reaches
Dec 24th 2016

Lagrangian relaxation
In the field of mathematical optimization, Lagrangian relaxation is a relaxation method which approximates a difficult problem of constrained optimization
May 10th 2017

Effortless Relaxation
Effortless Relaxation is an album by Halpern Steven Halpern, released in 1991. All tracks except Pachelbel's Canon were written by Halpern. The album was reissued
Feb 7th 2016

Isovolumic relaxation time
Isovolumic relaxation time (IVRT) is an interval in the cardiac cycle, from the aortic component of the second heart sound, that is, closure of the aortic
Jan 3rd 2014

Vibrational energy relaxation
Vibrational energy relaxation, or vibrational population relaxation, is a process in which the population distribution of molecules in quantum states of
Mar 9th 2014

Johari-Goldstein relaxation
Johari-Goldstein relaxation, also known as the JG β-relaxation, is a universal property of glasses and certain other disordered materials. Initially posited
Dec 31st 2016

dielectric relaxation refers to the relaxation response of a dielectric medium to an external, oscillating electric field. This relaxation is often described
May 29th 2017

Spin–lattice relaxation in the rotating frame
Spin–lattice relaxation in the rotating frame is the mechanism by which Mxy, the transverse component of the magnetization vector, exponentially decays
Jul 28th 2016

Relaxation labelling
Relaxation labelling is an image treatment methodology. Its goal is to associate a label to the pixels of a given image or nodes of a given graph. A
May 2nd 2017

Relaxation of the Asshole
Relaxation of the Asshole is the name of a live comedy album by Robert Pollard. All of its tracks are outtakes from his onstage banter at various concerts
Sep 28th 2016

A spin exchange relaxation-free (SERF) magnetometer is a type of magnetometer developed at Princeton University in the early 2000s. SERF magnetometers
May 8th 2017

Wall stress relaxation
Wall stress relaxation refers to the reduction in tensile stress (force per unit area) in cell walls of plants, fungi and bacteria, as a result of movement
Jan 10th 2012

Linker (computing)
temporary addresses; the linker relaxation pass subsequently reassigns addresses, which may in turn allow more relaxations to occur. In general, the substituted
May 25th 2017

Surface tension-driven nanoelectromechanical relaxation oscillator
content to the article. A surface tension-driven nanoelectromechanical relaxation oscillator, or NEMRO for short, is currently the world's smallest motor
Nov 13th 2016

Dynamic relaxation
Dynamic relaxation is a numerical method, which, among other things, can be used do "form-finding" for cable and fabric structures. The aim is to find
Jun 11th 2016

Stretched exponential function
exponential function is often used as a phenomenological description of relaxation in disordered systems. It was first introduced by Rudolf Kohlrausch in
Apr 19th 2017

the Prague Spring). In social policy, liberalization may refer to a relaxation of laws restricting, for example, divorce, abortion, or psychoactive drugs
Apr 6th 2017

Nuclear magnetic resonance in porous media
molecules in these regions, different relaxation times for the induced excited energy states are expected. The relaxation time is significantly shorter for
May 5th 2016

Symmetric successive overrelaxation
}D+L\right)\left(D\right)^{-1}\left({1 \over \omega }D+L\right)^{T}} Successive over-relaxation Iterative methods at CFD-Online wiki SSOR preconditioning at Netlib
May 12th 2017

Diaphragmatic breathing
all mammals. Eupnea occurs in mammals whenever they are in a state of relaxation, i.e. when there is no clear and present danger in their environment.
Mar 12th 2017

Systematic desensitization
anxiety inducing stimulus hierarchy. The second step is the learning of relaxation or coping techniques. When the individual has been taught these skills
Mar 18th 2017

Lusitropy is the rate of myocardial relaxation. The increase in cytosolic calcium of cardiomyocytes via increased uptake leads to increased myocardial
May 11th 2017

A. K. Jonscher
Dielectric relaxation in solids (1983) Universal relaxation law : a sequel to Dielectric relaxation in solids (1996) Universal relaxation law (1995) Problems
Dec 28th 2016

Stellar dynamics
are otherwise intractable. The long range of gravity and the slow "relaxation" of stellar systems prevent the use of the (conventional) methods of statistical
Nov 1st 2016

Tokamak sawtooth
A sawtooth is a relaxation that is commonly observed in the core of tokamak plasmas, first reported in 1974. The relaxations occur quasi-periodically and
Jan 22nd 2017

Deborah number
times. Formally, the Deborah number is defined as the ratio of the relaxation time characterizing the time it takes for a material to adjust to applied
Mar 5th 2017

Branch and cut
to tighten the linear programming relaxations. Note that if cuts are only used to tighten the initial LP relaxation, the algorithm is called cut and branch
Jan 10th 2017

Cole–Cole equation
Cole The ColeCole equation is a relaxation model that is often used to describe dielectric relaxation in polymers. It is given by the equation
Apr 24th 2017

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