wandering zero and other characteristics of siphon recorder signals —
anticipated by Dr. Sterne (1713-68) in his The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, here volume V, chapter XL in a 1767 printing
Shewing the diagrammed "ins and outs" of his account as it moves toward a "tolerably straight line."
22 March 2013
tags: anticipations; curves; lines; wandering zero; Laurence Sterne, The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy (1767)