Saturday, April 11, 2009

"dynamic" on Wikipedia

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Dynamics (from Greek δυναμικός - dynamikos "powerful", from δύναμις - dynamis "power") may refer to:

In Physics
  • System dynamics, the study of the behaviour of complex systems
  • A Dynamical system in mathematics or complexity
  • Dynamics (music), In music, dynamics refers to the softness or loudness of a sound or note. The term is also applied to the written or printed musical notation used to indicate dynamics
  • Group dynamics, the study of social group processes
  • Psychodynamics, the study of the interrelationship of various parts of the mind, personality, or psyche as they relate to mental, emotional, or motivational forces especially at the subconscious level
  • Neurodynamics, an area of research in the brain sciences which places a strong focus upon the spatio-temporal (dynamic) character of neural activity in describing brain function
  • Power dynamics, the dynamics of power, used in sociology
  • Dynamic programming in computer science and control theory
  • Dynamic program analysis, in computer science is a set of methods for analyzing code that is performed with executing programs built from that software on a real or virtual processor
  • Microsoft Dynamics is a line of business software owned and developed by Microsoft
  • UMass Dynamics is a well-known a cappella group based out of UMass Amherst

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