Poisson


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Pois·son

(pwah-son[h]'),
Siméon Denis, French mathematician, 1781-1840. See: Poisson distribution, Poisson-Pearson formula.
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He added: "Predictions about how many points could be scored in a match can be created by using the works of the 19th century mathematician, Simeon Poisson, who published his theory in 1837.
And its shear parameter would be negative when material Poisson ratio is greater than 0.
Regarding his meeting with President al-Assad, Poisson said that the meeting lasted for around 80 minutes, and that it went very well, describing President al-Assad as being courteous, smiling, and modern in his manner of speaking, and that he is devoting his energy to defending his country, noting that what he saw in reality was completely unlike the image that media outlets attempts to draw of President al-Assad.
The man Poisson was meeting was Victor Lustig - or Count Lustig as he preferred to be called.
We used the Poisson method on two dilution series of the integration standard to assess the linearity and accuracy of the Poisson method.
Confirme dans ses pretentions, le gouvernement provincial adopte une serie de lois et reglements qui vont entrainer l'affermage de tout le territoire facilement accessible notamment l'Acte pour faciliter la formation en cette province de clubs pour la protection du poisson et du gibier de 1885.
Discussion: The African species of Laccocoris were apportioned into two groups by Poisson (1949): the spurcus group and the limigenus group.
i) a Poisson point process P with an intensity function [theta] = ([[theta].
Un poisson d'avril est une plaisanterie, voire un canular, que l'on fait le 1er avril a ses connaissances ou a ses amis.
On the heels of their appearance at the Red Dress Awards, they will perform with their live band at (Le) Poisson Rouge, one of the premier music clubs in New York, at 7pm on February 13th, 2013.
Keith) Thibault; two daughters, Sandra Dubey and her husband Glen of Morriston, FL, and Suzanne Garrity and her husband Thomas of Princeton with whom he lived; a sister, Theresa McNally and her husband John of Worcester; 10 grandchildren; 9 great-grandchildren; a son-in-law, Roland Poisson of Princeton; and several nieces and nephews.
The latest digitization policy developments in Qatar will play an important part of the discourse at Qitcom in 2012, with HP playing a key part in these discussions including Xavier Poisson, HP EMEA's Cloud Computing vice president speaking at the event.