Pincus

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Pincus United States sexual physiologist whose hunch that progesterone could block ovulation led to the development of the oral contraceptive pill (1903-1967)
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Usage

In literature:

Abe looked helplessly at Morris and turned to Pincus Levin, who commenced to tremble violently.
"Abe and Mawruss" by Montague Glass
Rose was seventeen, and boarded with her mother in the Pincus family.
"Children of the Tenements" by Jacob A. Riis
Translated from the German of Dr. J. PINCUS.
"The Ivory Gate, a new edition" by Walter Besant
Translated from the German of Dr. J. PINCUS.
"The Eulogy of Richard Jefferies" by Walter Besant
Rose was seventeen, and boarded with her mother in the Pincus family.
"Out of Mulberry Street" by Jacob A. Riis
Translated from the German of Dr. J. PINCUS.
"The Beckoning Hand and Other Stories" by Grant Allen
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In news:

Mark Pincus , CEO of Zynga, before giving a talk at Northwestern University.
Mark Pincus , the CEO of video game giant Zynga, doesn't use a computer much.
Hollywood's Biggest Real Estate Deals of the Week: Alec Baldwin, 'Big Bang's' Simon Helberg, Flea, Larry Ellison, Zynga's Mark Pincus .
Why Zynga's Mark Pincus Tried To Buy CNet.
Walter Pincus reports on intelligence, defense and foreign policy for The Washingon Post.
Warburg Pincus to Acquire ReSearch Pharmaceutical Services for $227.3M.
The Enodis global ice machine business from the Manitowoc Company, has been acquired by Warburg Pincus , a leading global private equity firm.
Zynga CEO Mark Pincus cops to being hard-driving but insists he's a nice guy.
Why Zynga CEO Mark Pincus remains bullish on Facebook.
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg, left, and Zynga Founder and CEO Mark Pincus .
Mark Pincus' miserable 2012 got even worse Wednesday after Zynga reported much lower than expected second quarter earnings.
PUERTO MORELOS, Mexico — Kathleen Jeanne Fuller and Joshua Mark Pincus-Sokoloff were married on May 28, 2011, at the Dreams Riviera Cancun Resort and Spa in Puerto Morelos.
Kathleen Jeanne Fuller and Joshua Mark Pincus-Sokoloff.
Kathleen Jeanne Fuller, Joshua Pincus-Sokoloff recite vows in Mexico.
Alison Pincus, cofounder and chief partnership officer, One Kings Lane.
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In science:

Pincus, Toeplitz operators with rational symbols, reciprocity, Integr.
Asymptotics of Toeplitz determinants generated by functions with Fourier coefficients in weighted Orlicz sequence classes
Pincus, Steinberg symbols modulo the trace class, holonomy, and limit theorems for Toeplitz determinants, Tran.
Asymptotics of Toeplitz determinants generated by functions with Fourier coefficients in weighted Orlicz sequence classes
S. Pincus, and R. Kalman, Not all (possibly) "random" sequences are created equal, Proc. Natl.
A DHT Based Measure of Randomness
Pincus, Strong laws of large numbers for products of random matrices, Trans.
Hill's Equation with Random Forcing Parameters: Determination of Growth Rates through Random Matrices
Ehrhardt, T. (2003) A generalization of Pincus’ formula and Toeplitz operator determinants.
Perturbed Toeplitz operators and radial determinantal processes
In particular, Pincus (1983) asks about singularity of distributions like µα when the images of two linear fractional maps overlap, which is our main contribution.
Singularity of Some Random Continued Fractions
Pincus, S. (1983). A class of Bernoulli random matrices with continuous singular stationary measures, Ann.
Singularity of Some Random Continued Fractions
Pincus S M: "Approximate entropy as a measure of system complexity".
Review of Nonlinear Methods and Modelling
Pincus: Pair correlations in a ferromagnetic col loid , Phys.
Magnetic properties of colloidal suspensions of interacting magnetic particles
This has first been noticed by Holstein, Norton and Pincus [10.3], and has been discussed later in more detail by Reizer [10.4].
Bosonization of Interacting Fermions in Arbitrary Dimensions
A more versatile approach in constructing narrowband filters is to use dielectric, multi-layer thin film coatings. A highly readable account of optical interference coatings is provided by Baumeister and Pincus .
Classical Spectroscopy
We thank Phil Pincus for useful discussions.
Depletion forces between two spheres in a rod solution
K v ¯ρ Note that this results compares to the finding of Netz and Pincus , who have shown that for a single membrane with inclusions, the effective bending rigidity of the membrane is given by κef f ∼ κ + δκφ at the lowest order in the volume fraction φ of inclusions.
Structure Factor of a Lamellar Smectic Phase with Inclusions
Holstein, Norton, and Pincus that this manifests itself in the appearance of an anomalous contribution to the low-temperature limit of entropy and specific heat proportional to aT ln T −1 .
Thermodynamics of QCD at large quark chemical potential
Pincus, de Haas-van Alphen effect and the specific heat of an electron gas, Phys.
Thermodynamics of QCD at large quark chemical potential
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