ergodic ergodic

Definition(s):

  • (adj) positive recurrent aperiodic state of stochastic systems; tending in probability to a limiting form that is independent of the initial conditions

News

  1. Biochemists uphold law of physics (WITH VIDEO)

    Experiments by biochemists at the University of California, Davis show for the first time that a law of physics, the ergodic theorem, can be demonstrated by a collection of individual protein molecules -- specifically, a protein that unwinds DNA. The work was published online by the journal Nature on July 14. Using technology invented at UC Davis for watching single enzymes at work, Bian Liu, a ...
    on July 15, 2013     Source: UC Davis News & Information

  2. Biochemists uphold law of physics

    Experiments by biochemists show for the first time that a law of physics, the ergodic theorem, can be demonstrated by a collection of individual protein molecules -- specifically, a protein that unwinds DNA.
    on July 15, 2013     Source: Science Daily

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