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rest energy

n.
The energy equivalent of the rest mass of a body, equal to the rest mass multiplied by the speed of light squared.
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Noun1.rest energy - the energy equivalent to the mass of a particle at rest in an inertial frame of reference; equal to the rest mass times the square of the speed of light
energy, free energy - (physics) a thermodynamic quantity equivalent to the capacity of a physical system to do work; the units of energy are joules or ergs; "energy can take a wide variety of forms"
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These topologies can store rest energy in the capacitors in SMs and the arms build up the counter-emf; then the current is cut off.
The <<Higgs>> field can translate some of the energy of the physical body into rest energy (in its mass).
Their joint works saw them slap each other (Light/Dark; 1977), smack their bodies together (Relation in Space; 1976) and stand still while Ulay pointed an arrow at Abramovic's heart (Rest Energy, 1980).
The quantity [mu] = Gm is the dimensionless "rest energy per point," which is proportional to the deficit angle of a particle at rest [alpha] = 87rGm.
Fourth, the permanent nature of the absorption-emission process imply a remnant random trembling motion, whose energy in the particle-bound reference frame, in the case of a free electron, is the well-known rest energy
The first term in (34) is connected with the rest energy and kinetic energy of substance.
A huge demand was seen for contemporary artists with sales of Subodh Gupta's Cascading Water from Hauser & Wirth; Anish Kapoor's Untitled 2012 and Marina Abramovic's Rest Energy, both from Lisson Gallery; an untitled work by Keith Haring from Galerie Enrico Navarra; and Lee Ufan's Dialogue from Kamel Mennour Gallery.
Each colliding proton and antiproton will carry half the amount, more than 1,000 times its own rest energy. In the collisions, proton and antiproton will annihilate each other, forming a blob of pure energy, which will then transform itself into new phenomena.
Elsewhere, in Rest Energy (recorded in 1980), Marina Abramovic and Ulay each hold one side of a loaded bow and lean away from each other.
on the Planck vacuum (PV) negating-energy continuum, where the plus and minus signs refer to the electron and proton respectively and [mc.sup.2] represents the rest energy of either particle.
According to equations (281), the accompanying particle has rest energy [E.sub.0].