CSCE 421/821: Fall 2012, Glossary 4

Assigned: Monday, Oct 22.
Due: Monday, Oct 29.
Note: Glossaries are optional but they allow you improve your grade. Also, you are responsible for knowing the exact definition of the terms in a glossary at any point in time, including during a quiz. You may need to check the following documents:
  1. Phase transition
    1. Critical value of order parameter
    2. Order parameter
    3. Phase transition
  2. Relations
    1. Composition (of relations)
    2. Conjunctive decomposition
    3. Difference (of relations)
    4. Intersection (of relations)
    5. Join of relations (natural join).
    6. Projection (of relation)
    7. Selection (of relation)
    8. Union (of relation)
Do not forget to list your references.
Berthe Y. Choueiry