# differential coefficient

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## differential coefficient

n
(Mathematics) maths another name for derivative
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 Noun 1 differential coefficient - the result of mathematical differentiation; the instantaneous change of one quantity relative to another; df(x)/dxcurvature - the rate of change (at a point) of the angle between a curve and a tangent to the curvefiguring, reckoning, calculation, computation - problem solving that involves numbers or quantitiespartial, partial derivative - the derivative of a function of two or more variables with respect to a single variable while the other variables are considered to be constant
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[k.sub.p], [k.sub.t], and [k.sub.d] are proportion coefficient, differential coefficient, and integral coefficient, respectively.
where [m.sub.p] is the proportion a droop coefficient of active power, [m.sub.d] is the differential coefficient of active power, [n.sub.p] is the proportion of a droop coefficient of reactive power, Mj is the integral coefficient of reactive power, and [n.sub.d] is the differential coefficient of reactive power.
Lemma 1: Let f(x,t,u) be Lipschitz continuous in u with a bounded differential coefficient in u in a relative compact region [OMEGA], then [MATHEMATICAL EXPRESSION NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII].

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