## Inference for Non-linear Population Parameters

*Raymond L. Chambers and Robert G. Clark*

### in An Introduction to Model-Based Survey Sampling with Applications

- Published in print:
- 2012
- Published Online:
- May 2012
- ISBN:
- 9780198566625
- eISBN:
- 9780191738449
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198566625.003.0011
- Subject:
- Mathematics, Probability / Statistics

Inference for non-linear population parameters develops model-based prediction theory for target parameters that are not population totals or means. The development initially is for the case where ... More

## Root selection and dynamical systems

*Christopher G. Small and Jinfang Wang*

### in Numerical Methods for Nonlinear Estimating Equations

- Published in print:
- 2003
- Published Online:
- September 2007
- ISBN:
- 9780198506881
- eISBN:
- 9780191709258
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198506881.003.0007
- Subject:
- Mathematics, Probability / Statistics

This chapter explores the relationship between the numerical methods described in earlier chapters and the theory of dynamical systems. An estimating function defines a dynamical estimating system, ... More

## The phonology of adverb placement, object shift, and V2: The case of Danish ‘MON’ *

*Nomi Erteschik‐Shir*

### in The Sound Patterns of Syntax

- Published in print:
- 2010
- Published Online:
- May 2010
- ISBN:
- 9780199556861
- eISBN:
- 9780191722271
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199556861.003.0003
- Subject:
- Linguistics, Syntax and Morphology, Phonetics / Phonology

MON types an ‘uncertainty’ question and non‐typing MON adds ‘uncertainty’ to questions typed by an overt or silent performative. This paper accounts for the placement of MON in both these cases and ... More

## On the mechanics of Spell‐Out

*Steven Franks*

### in The Sound Patterns of Syntax

- Published in print:
- 2010
- Published Online:
- May 2010
- ISBN:
- 9780199556861
- eISBN:
- 9780191722271
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199556861.003.0007
- Subject:
- Linguistics, Syntax and Morphology, Phonetics / Phonology

Minimalism reevaluates the division of labor between syntax and PF; much traditionally syntactic is actually a response to Spell–Out demands. This paper examines largely Slavic phenomena caused by ... More

## Constraints

*Yvonne Choquet-Bruhat*

### in General Relativity and the Einstein Equations

- Published in print:
- 2008
- Published Online:
- May 2009
- ISBN:
- 9780199230723
- eISBN:
- 9780191710872
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199230723.003.0007
- Subject:
- Mathematics, Applied Mathematics

This chapter begins with a discussion of the concepts of linearization and stability. It then covers conformally formulated (CF) constraints, solutions on compact manifolds, solution of the momentum ... More

## Introduction

*D. Gary Miller*

### in Language Change and Linguistic Theory, Volume II: Morphological, Syntactic, and Typological Change

- Published in print:
- 2010
- Published Online:
- January 2011
- ISBN:
- 9780199583430
- eISBN:
- 9780191595288
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199583430.003.0001
- Subject:
- Linguistics, Historical Linguistics, Theoretical Linguistics

Positional correlations and linearization changes mark the transition to morphology and syntax. On most theoretical accounts, morphology is not autonomous, but interacts with at least three other ... More

## Word‐Order Typology: Core Data

*D. Gary Miller*

### in Language Change and Linguistic Theory, Volume II: Morphological, Syntactic, and Typological Change

- Published in print:
- 2010
- Published Online:
- January 2011
- ISBN:
- 9780199583430
- eISBN:
- 9780191595288
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199583430.003.0002
- Subject:
- Linguistics, Historical Linguistics, Theoretical Linguistics

Core Data. As groundwork for the theoretical discussion, this taxonomic chapter presents the main linearization patterns and the properties of the three most frequent language types: SOV, SVO, VSO. ... More

## Word Order in Theory and Change

*D. Gary Miller*

### in Language Change and Linguistic Theory, Volume II: Morphological, Syntactic, and Typological Change

- Published in print:
- 2010
- Published Online:
- January 2011
- ISBN:
- 9780199583430
- eISBN:
- 9780191595288
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199583430.003.0003
- Subject:
- Linguistics, Historical Linguistics, Theoretical Linguistics

This chapter begins with hypotheses about linearization and proceeds to examples of word‐order change. The theoretical portion focuses on the main formal theories, the most interesting of which ... More

## Numerical Methods for Nonlinear Elliptic Differential Equations: A Synopsis

*Klaus Boehmer*

- Published in print:
- 2010
- Published Online:
- January 2011
- ISBN:
- 9780199577040
- eISBN:
- 9780191595172
- Item type:
- book

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199577040.001.0001
- Subject:
- Physics, Theoretical, Computational, and Statistical Physics

Nonlinear elliptic problems play an increasingly important role in mathematics, science and engineering, and create an exciting interplay. Other books discuss nonlinearity by a very few important ... More

## Elements of analysis for linear and nonlinear partial elliptic differential equations and systems

*Klaus Böhmer*

### in Numerical Methods for Nonlinear Elliptic Differential Equations: A Synopsis

- Published in print:
- 2010
- Published Online:
- January 2011
- ISBN:
- 9780199577040
- eISBN:
- 9780191595172
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199577040.003.0002
- Subject:
- Physics, Theoretical, Computational, and Statistical Physics

Chapter 2 summarizes general linear, special semilinear, semilinear, quasilinear, and fully nonlinear elliptic differential equations and systems of order 2m, m ≥ 1, e.g. the above equations. ... More

## A general discretization theory

*Klaus Böhmer*

### in Numerical Methods for Nonlinear Elliptic Differential Equations: A Synopsis

- Published in print:
- 2010
- Published Online:
- January 2011
- ISBN:
- 9780199577040
- eISBN:
- 9780191595172
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199577040.003.0003
- Subject:
- Physics, Theoretical, Computational, and Statistical Physics

A new general discretization theory unifies the generalized Petrov-Galerkin method and one of the classical methods. Linearization is a main tool: the derivative of the operator in the exact solution ... More

## Constituent Structure Sets II *

*Dirk Bury and Hiroyuki Uchida*

### in Ways of Structure Building

- Published in print:
- 2012
- Published Online:
- September 2012
- ISBN:
- 9780199644933
- eISBN:
- 9780191741609
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199644933.003.0002
- Subject:
- Linguistics, Theoretical Linguistics, Syntax and Morphology

This chapter replaces traditional phrase structure trees with a new type of set-based representations. Typical labelled trees permit copying of one category onto distinct syntactic nodes and ... More

## Clitic Placement and Multidominance

*Martina Gračanin‐Yuksek*

### in Ways of Structure Building

- Published in print:
- 2012
- Published Online:
- September 2012
- ISBN:
- 9780199644933
- eISBN:
- 9780191741609
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199644933.003.0005
- Subject:
- Linguistics, Theoretical Linguistics, Syntax and Morphology

According to Kayne”s (1994) Linear Correspondence Axiom (LCA), the linear order of terminals in a structure depends on asymmetric c-command relations among the non-terminals. Since the LCA is ... More

## Disharmony, Antisymmetry, and the Final‐over‐Final Constraint *

*Theresa Biberauer and Michelle Sheehan*

### in Ways of Structure Building

- Published in print:
- 2012
- Published Online:
- September 2012
- ISBN:
- 9780199644933
- eISBN:
- 9780191741609
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199644933.003.0009
- Subject:
- Linguistics, Theoretical Linguistics, Syntax and Morphology

This chapter addresses the crucial issue of how hierarchical structure relates to linear order, and provides evidence that the two are universally mediated by a version of Kayne’s (1994) Linear ... More

## Interface

*John M. Anderson*

### in The Substance of Language Volume II: Morphology, Paradigms, and Periphrases

- Published in print:
- 2011
- Published Online:
- January 2012
- ISBN:
- 9780199608324
- eISBN:
- 9780191732041
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199608324.003.0002
- Subject:
- Linguistics, Syntax and Morphology, Phonetics / Phonology

This chapter is concerned with the lexicon as an interface between syntax and lexical phonology. Various levels of lexical representations are reflected in different spelling systems. The interface ... More

## Turning a DSGE Model into a Bayesian Model

*Edward P. Herbst and Frank Schorfheide*

### in Bayesian Estimation of DSGE Models

- Published in print:
- 2015
- Published Online:
- October 2017
- ISBN:
- 9780691161082
- eISBN:
- 9781400873739
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Princeton University Press
- DOI:
- 10.23943/princeton/9780691161082.003.0002
- Subject:
- Economics and Finance, Econometrics

This chapter considers the turning of DSGE models into Bayesian versions by specifying a probability distribution for the innovations of the exogenous shock processes. There exists a wide variety of ... More

## From Linear to Nonlinear DSGE Models

*Edward P. Herbst and Frank Schorfheide*

### in Bayesian Estimation of DSGE Models

- Published in print:
- 2015
- Published Online:
- October 2017
- ISBN:
- 9780691161082
- eISBN:
- 9781400873739
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Princeton University Press
- DOI:
- 10.23943/princeton/9780691161082.003.0007
- Subject:
- Economics and Finance, Econometrics

This chapter presents computational techniques that can be used to estimate DSGE models that have been solved with nonlinear techniques, such as higher-order perturbation methods or projection ... More

## The Hodgkin-Huxley Model of Action Potential Generation

*Christof Koch*

### in Biophysics of Computation: Information Processing in Single Neurons

- Published in print:
- 1998
- Published Online:
- November 2020
- ISBN:
- 9780195104912
- eISBN:
- 9780197562338
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/oso/9780195104912.003.0012
- Subject:
- Computer Science, Mathematical Theory of Computation

The vast majority of nerve cells generate a series of brief voltage pulses in response to vigorous input. These pulses, also referred to as action potentials or ... More

## Phase Space Analysis of Neuronal Excitability

*Christof Koch*

### in Biophysics of Computation: Information Processing in Single Neurons

- Published in print:
- 1998
- Published Online:
- November 2020
- ISBN:
- 9780195104912
- eISBN:
- 9780197562338
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/oso/9780195104912.003.0013
- Subject:
- Computer Science, Mathematical Theory of Computation

The previous chapter provided a detailed description of the currents underlying the generation and propagation of action potentials in the squid giant axon. The ... More

## Mini-Introduction to Bioinformatics

*John Ross, Igor Schreiber, and Marcel O. Vlad*

### in Determination of Complex Reaction Mechanisms: Analysis of Chemical, Biological, and Genetic Networks

- Published in print:
- 2006
- Published Online:
- November 2020
- ISBN:
- 9780195178685
- eISBN:
- 9780197562277
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/oso/9780195178685.003.0015
- Subject:
- Chemistry, Physical Chemistry

There is enormous interest in the biology of complex reaction systems, be it in metabolism, signal transduction, gene regulatory networks, protein synthesis, and many ... More