String - Science, Computers, and Mathematics

Science, Computers, and Mathematics

  • String (computer science), sequence of symbols or digits in computer programming
    • String literal, the notation for representing a string value within the text of a computer program
    • String searching algorithm
    • strings (Unix), a Unix program for finding character strings in binary files
    • string (C++), a class in the C++ Standard Library
    • string.h, a header in the C standard library
  • Connection string, a string that specifes information about a data source and the means of connecting to it
  • String theory, a popular grand unified theory
    • String (physics), one of the main objects of study in string theory
    • Black string is a higher dimensional (more than 4-dimensional) generalization of a black hole
  • Cosmic string, a hypothetical 1-dimensional (spatially) topological defect in various fields
  • Dirac string, a fictitious one-dimensional curve in space, stretching between two magnetic monopoles
  • String graph, an intersection graph of curves in the plane; each curve is called a "string"
  • String group, in group theory
  • STRING (Search Tool for the Retrieval of Interacting Genes/Proteins), a database and web resource of known and predicted protein-protein interactions

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