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some_someone
 2 years ago
What does the symbol µ mean?
some_someone
 2 years ago
What does the symbol µ mean?

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johnweldon1993
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0in which context? it can mean the mean of numbers....known as "mew"

abb0t
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1It could mean a lot of things. In inorganic chemistry, the symbol, mu, is used in nomenclature to show that there is a bridging molecule with the metal center.

some_someone
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1just like in math, and maybe other topics?

kropot72
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0In statistics mu represents the Population mean.

nincompoop
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0begin with this  http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Micro

Xavier
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1In statistics mu means population mean

geerky42
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0In physics, it often represents as coefficient of friction. It has many meanings, depending on context.

nincompoop
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0and this  http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mu_(letter)

geerky42
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Yes, researching would be a good start.

abb0t
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1In physics, it represents linear density for 1D objects. In pharmacology it represents an opiate receptor. In software, it represents applications such as uTorrent... In ordinary differential equations, it also represents the integrating factor. And In thermochemistry, it represents chemical potential.

Xavier
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Wow kropot totally didn't see your response

some_someone
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Is there an approximate value?

Xavier
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1The use of it as the integrating factor in ODEs doesnt seem commonplace enough for that.

some_someone
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1@Jezebel493 can I PM you something?

Xavier
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1It also represent the value of the Ramanujan–Soldner constant \[\mu \approx 1.451\]

some_someone
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1So its a different meaning for a different concept, right? Also isn't it also like in the Greek Alphabet?

Xavier
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Yup it's a greek letter. Different meaning in different context
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