step function


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step function

n
(Electrical Engineering) an electrical waveform that rises or falls instantly from one level to another
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1 and suppose there is a point force source of step function time dependence inside the layer.
By definition, the elastic response I[[Epsilon](t)], is the tensile stress instantaneously generated in the specimen when a step function of strain [Epsilon] is imposed on the specimen.
The Pyxis Custom IC Design Platform is a step function improvement to current custom IC design and verification tools by addressing their most serious shortcomings.
In this case, both input signals w a v (reference signal and disturbance) are considered only as a step function with the images:
Because of the higher complexity of these new codecs, plus support for simultaneous Secondary Audio decoding and mixing of primary and secondary audio and effects, there's been a huge step function increase in audio signal processing requirements compared to the legacy DVD standard.
Input of system was constant heat rate from heater which is considered as a unit step function.
iy](x) and translations w(x) of elastic beam placed on elastic and discrete soil using the MathCAD STEP FUNCTION [PHI](x-a), (Marin, 2007).
The specific delivery cost as a function of carrying capacity c [t] is determined by the help of above-mentioned step function.
We are pleased to pioneer the way in providing customers like T-Solar with a comprehensive service program that represents a step function improvement in value and the most complete and dependable choice for maintaining and optimizing their investment.
To check the correctness of substitution 6-th order with second order system, simulation of the system transfer function response on step function with simulation program MATLAB was performed.
The XLR leverages the advantages of a new era of improved optical stability sources to achieve a step function reduction in operating cost.
This technology represents a step function in energy efficiency, performance, and cost.