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Weyl

 (vīl), Hermann Klaus Hugo 1885-1955.
German-born American mathematician who made important contributions to many branches of mathematics and is especially noted for his application of group theory to quantum mechanics.
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Weyl

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n
(Biography) Hermann. 1885–1955, US mathematician, born in Germany; noted for his work on group theory and the mathematics of relativity
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After a general introduction to topological semi-metals, he examines the phenomenon in such specimens as Dirac semi-metals, Weyl semi-metals, antimony and antimonides, bismuthides, carbon and carbides, metals and alloys, oxides, and phosphorus and phosphides.
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In Section 2, we present the basic information about Stepanov and Weyl generalizations of asymptotically almost periodic functions and asymptotically almost automorphic functions (Proposition 4 is the only new contribution in this section).
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Near the WTI-STI transition, there emerges a novel Weyl semimetal phase, in which the Fermi arcs generically appear at both cleavage surfaces, whereas the Fermi circle only appears at one selected surface.
In a study by Olaf Weyl (CEB and South African Institute for Aquatic Biodiversity) together with John Hargrove and Mike Allen (University of Florida) and Neil Deacon (South African Institute for Aquatic Biodiversity) working together with the South African Bass Angling Association (SABAA), the Zimbabwe National Bass Federation (ZNBF) and the Bass Anglers Sportsman Society (BASS) in the United States aimed at evaluating the invasion status of black bass in southern Africa, a paper entitled "Using Tournament Angler Data to Rapidly Assess the Invasion Status of Alien Sport Fishes (Microptems spp.) in Southern Africa" has been published.
TEHRAN (FNA)- An international team of researchers has predicted the existence of a new type of particle called the type-II Weyl fermion in metallic materials.