**Double scaling limit** — In theoretical physics, a double scaling limit is a limit in which the coupling constant is sent to zero while another quantity is sent to zero or infinity at the same moment. The adjective double is a kind of misnomer because the procedure… … Wikipedia

**Power scaling** — of a laser is increasing its output power without changing the geometry, shape, or principle of operation. Power scalability is considered an important advantage in a laser design.Usually, power scaling requires a more powerful pump source,… … Wikipedia

**Central limit theorem** — This figure demonstrates the central limit theorem. The sample means are generated using a random number generator, which draws numbers between 1 and 100 from a uniform probability distribution. It illustrates that increasing sample sizes result… … Wikipedia

**Schramm–Loewner evolution** — In probability theory, Schramm–Loewner evolution, also known as stochastic Loewner evolution or SLE, is a conformally invariant stochastic process. It is a family of random planar curves that are generated by solving Charles Loewner s… … Wikipedia

**Loop-erased random walk** — In mathematics, loop erased random walk is a model for a random simple path with important applications in combinatorics and, in physics, quantum field theory. It is intimately connected to the uniform spanning tree, a model for a random tree.… … Wikipedia

**Ornstein–Uhlenbeck process** — Not to be confused with Ornstein–Uhlenbeck operator. In mathematics, the Ornstein–Uhlenbeck process (named after Leonard Ornstein and George Eugene Uhlenbeck), is a stochastic process that, roughly speaking, describes the velocity of a massive… … Wikipedia

**Dimensional analysis** — In physics and all science, dimensional analysis is a tool to find or check relations among physical quantities by using their dimensions. The dimension of a physical quantity is the combination of the basic physical dimensions (usually mass,… … Wikipedia

**Renormalization** — Quantum field theory (Feynman diagram) … Wikipedia

**Random walk** — A random walk, sometimes denoted RW, is a mathematical formalization of a trajectory that consists of taking successive random steps. The results of random walk analysis have been applied to computer science, physics, ecology, economics and a… … Wikipedia

**Oded Schramm** — Born December 10, 1961(1961 12 10) Jerusalem, Israel … Wikipedia