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bistability

The presence of two coexistent attractors in a dynamic system—e.g., two stable fixed points or a stable fixed point and a stable limit cycle.
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8; dashed red lines with arrows define the on- and off-thresholds that delimit the bistable zone, and dashed blue lines denote unstable steady states.
Electric field-induced charge transfer effects between the donor and acceptor has been exploited in polythiophene-based bistable nonvolatile memory system.
As a result, there are many different bistable technologies from which to choose.
20] Shen Wenxian, 1999, Travelling waves in time almost periodic structures governed by bistable nonliniarities, J.
This reasoning can be extended to account for the perception of bistable images such as Fig.
Now we proceed on to give a brief description of Smarandache biirreducible birepresentation, Smarandache biirreducible birepresentation and Smarandache bistable representation and so on.
The fact that we can take a bistable molecule that behaves as a switch in a silicon-based electronic device at the nanoscale level and fabricate it differently to work as part of a nano valve on porous silica is something I find really satisfying about this piece of research," says Stoddart.
Bistable linear solenoids and self-holding latching solenoids are designed for low-energy consumption.
Up to 18 monostable or 11 bistable valves can be configured and the electric connection system within the island is such that no re-wiring is required, all connections are automatically made on a plug and play basis.
Up to four bistable level contacts can be attached to the print board and can be adjusted in 0.
This is why real samples do not exhibit linear responses or infinite susceptibility; instead, they behave as bistable systems that switch between different states of internal alignment at critical values of the external field (see Appendix).