A vector that has a magnitude of one.
More example sentences
- We have also considered the ordering of water in the vicinity of the bilayer-water interface by calculating the time averaged projection of the water-dipole unit vector onto the interfacial normal.
- The average orientation of a hydrocarbon chain is expressed by a unit vector n referred to as the chain director.
- We choose here the simplest approximation, given by G = k, where k is the unit vector parallel to the direction of the spine neck and pointing away from dendrite.
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