**constant yield method** — Allocation of annual interest on a zero coupon security for income tax use. Bloomberg Financial Dictionary … Financial and business terms

**Constant voltage speaker system** — Constant voltage speaker systems refer to networks of loudspeakers which are connected to an audio amplifier using step up and step down transformers to simplify impedance calculations and to minimize power loss over the speaker cables. They are… … Wikipedia

**Ratable Accrual Method** — A method for determining when and how much income was earned over a period of time. The ratable accrual method can be used to compute the interest income for tax purposes. This is opposed to the payment method, and could be used to find the… … Investment dictionary

**Yield (engineering)** — The yield strength or yield point of a material is defined in engineering and materials science as the stress at which a material begins to deform plastically. Prior to the yield point the material will deform elastically and will return to its… … Wikipedia

**Constant maturity swap** — A constant maturity swap, also known as a CMS, is a swap that allows the purchaser to fix the duration of received flows on a swap. The floating leg of an interest rate swap typically resets against a published index. The floating leg of a… … Wikipedia

**Maximum sustainable yield** — In population ecology and economics, maximum sustainable yield or MSY is, theoretically, the largest yield (or catch) that can be taken from a species stock over an indefinite period. Fundamental to the notion of sustainable harvest, the concept… … Wikipedia

**Crank–Nicolson method** — In numerical analysis, the Crank–Nicolson method is a finite difference method used for numerically solving the heat equation and similar partial differential equations.[1] It is a second order method in time, implicit in time, and is numerically … Wikipedia

**Lucas–Kanade method** — In computer vision, the Lucas–Kanade method is a two frame differential method for optical flow estimation developed by Bruce D. Lucas and Takeo KanadeOptical flow algorithms estimate the deformations between two image frames. The basic… … Wikipedia

**Quasi-Monte Carlo method** — In numerical analysis, a quasi Monte Carlo method is a method for the computation of an integral (or some other problem) that is based on low discrepancy sequences. This is in contrast to a regular Monte Carlo method, which is based on sequences… … Wikipedia

**Angular spectrum method** — The angular spectrum method is a technique for modeling the propagation of a wave field. This technique involves expanding a complex wave field into a summation of infinite number of plane waves. Its mathematical origins lie in the field of… … Wikipedia