Synonyms and Antonyms for fermi-dirac-statistics

1. Fermi-Dirac statistics (n.)

(physics) law obeyed by a systems of particles whose wave function changes when two particles are interchanged (the Pauli exclusion principle applies)

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2. statistics (n.)

a branch of applied mathematics concerned with the collection and interpretation of quantitative data and the use of probability theory to estimate population parameters


3. Dirac (n.)

English theoretical physicist who applied relativity theory to quantum mechanics and predicted the existence of antimatter and the positron (1902-1984)


4. fermi (n.)

a metric unit of length equal to one quadrillionth of a meter


5. Fermi (n.)

Italian nuclear physicist (in the United States after 1939) who worked on artificial radioactivity caused by neutron bombardment and who headed the group that in 1942 produced the first controlled nuclear reaction (1901-1954)