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Action at a distance

Known as: Action from a distance, Action at a distance (physics), Action at distance (physics) 
In physics, action at a distance is the concept that an object can be moved, changed, or otherwise affected without being physically touched (as in… Expand
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2017
Highly Cited
2017
We continue our study of string theory in a background that interpolates between $AdS_3$ in the infrared and a linear dilaton… Expand
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2014
2014
ernan mcmullin once remarked that, although the “avowedly tentative form” of the Queries “marks them off from the rest of Newton… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
The cardinalized probability hypothesis density (CPHD) filter is a recursive Bayesian algorithm for estimating multiple target… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
We consider the problem of how fast a quantum system can scramble (thermalize) information, given that the interactions are… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Our goal is to recognize human action at a distance, at resolutions where a whole person may be, say, 30 pixels tall. We… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Introduction 1. Sameness and Difference 2. Parts and Stages 3. Sticking Stages Together 4. Vagueness 5. Sheer Coincidence? 6… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
One of the fundamental problems in simulating the motion of sharp interfaces between immiscible fluids is a description of the… Expand
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
It is sometimes stated that composite quantum systems in entangled states are fundamentally ‘non-local’(i.e. a measurement on one… Expand
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1987
Highly Cited
1987
Plant hormones are a group of naturally occurring, organic substances which influence physiological processes at low… Expand
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Highly Cited
1983
Highly Cited
1983
Abstract Many peptides are localized in nerve terminals, suggesting that peptides may function as neurotransmitters. But do… Expand
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