Taylor Theorem
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Taylor Theorem
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1. If all the derivatives of a function f(x) are continuous in the
vicinity of x = a , then f(x) can be expressed in an infinite
series (the Taylor series):
The case a = 0 is called a Maclaurin
series.
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2. The theorem of G.I. Taylor in the statistical theory of atmospheric
turbulence:
where x is the distance traveled by a particle in the time interval T ; u is the fluctuation or eddy velocity of the particle; and R(ξ) is the Lagrangian correlation coefficient between the particle's velocity at time t and t + ξ. </dd>
References
This article is based on NASA's Dictionary of Technical Terms for Aerospace Use