# scaling law

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## scaling law

A mathematical relationship which permits the effects of a nuclear explosion of given energy yield to be determined as a function of distance from the explosion (or from ground zero) provided the corresponding effect is known as a function of distance for a reference explosion, e.g., of 1-kiloton energy yield.
Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms. US Department of Defense 2005.
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Hence, reference [15] presents simple tight lower bounds on the achievable sum rate and power scaling law for the Massive MIMO system.
Most interestingly, they demonstrated the 1/2 exponent scaling law in the limit that [theta] [right arrow] 90[degrees], thereby unifying the coalescence of liquid droplets and freely suspended droplets in the inertial regime.
Besides, many studies have successfully proven that the fracture length distribution follows the fractal scaling law ([23-25]; Miao et al.
But when the team applied a scaling law to proportion society, the researchers found that societies today are not necessarily more or less violent than past societies.
Comparison of the upper-level kinetic energy spectra of a two-level benchmark simulation (dashed line) with associated LES (solid line) at various resolutions for atmospheric isotropic stochastic (isoS) LES, atmospheric isotropic deterministic (isoD) LES, atmospheric deterministic scaling law (lawD) LES, oceanic stochastic scaling law (lawS) LES, and oceanic deterministic scaling law LES.
This implies that the hierarchical scaling law can be used to research the allometry and rank-size pattern of Chinese cities.
Scaling law of [p.sub.fail]-interference range under Nakagami fading is as follows:
The relationship between plateau modulus and UHMWPE gel concentration was described by a scaling law. We are among the first to provide a quantitative description for the disentanglement process.
The scaling law (1) seems a true system property, because it describes a connection between masses and orbital periods of different celestial bodies (Mercury and Jupiter, Earth and Neptune, etc.) within the Solar system.
This was the reason that the term "diffusional earthquake" has been suggested to reflect the scaling law for slow earthquakes.
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