Stimulus|Sensitivity may refer to:
  • Sensitivity (biology)
    Stimulus (physiology)
    In physiology, a stimulus is a detectable change in the internal or external environment. The ability of an organism or organ to respond to external stimuli is called sensitivity....

    , the ability to react to a stimulus
  • Sensitivity (human)
    Sensitivity (human)
    The sensitivity or insensitivity of a human, often considered with regard to a particular kind of stimulus, is the strength of the feeling it results in, in comparison with the strength of the stimulus...

    , the strength of physical or emotional reaction in people
  • Sensitivity (control systems)
    Sensitivity (control systems)
    The controller parameters are typically matched to the process characteristics and since the process may change it is important that the controller parameters are chosen in such a way that the closed loop system is not sensitive to variations in process dynamics...

    , variations in process dynamics and control systems
  • Allergic sensitivity
    An Allergy is a hypersensitivity disorder of the immune system. Allergic reactions occur when a person's immune system reacts to normally harmless substances in the environment. A substance that causes a reaction is called an allergen. These reactions are acquired, predictable, and rapid...

    , being allergic to something
  • Sensitivity and specificity
    Sensitivity and specificity
    Sensitivity and specificity are statistical measures of the performance of a binary classification test, also known in statistics as classification function. Sensitivity measures the proportion of actual positives which are correctly identified as such Sensitivity and specificity are statistical...

    , statistical measures of the performance of binary classification tests
  • Sensitivity (electronics)
    Sensitivity (electronics)
    The sensitivity of an electronic device, such as a communications system receiver, or detection device, such as a PIN diode, is the minimum magnitude of input signal required to produce a specified output signal having a specified signal-to-noise ratio, or other specified criteria.Sensitivity is...

  • Sensitivity (explosives)
    Sensitivity (explosives)
    Sensitivity of explosives is the degree to which an explosive can be initiated by impact, heat, or friction.Sensitivity, along with stability and brisance are three of the most significant properties of explosives that affect their use and application. All explosive compounds have a certain amount...

    , the degree to which an explosive can be initiated by impact, heat or friction.
  • Information sensitivity
    Information sensitivity
    Information sensitivity is the control of access to information or knowledge that might result in loss of an advantage or level of security if disclosed to others who might have low or unknown trustability or undesirable intentions....

  • Sensitivity analysis
    Sensitivity analysis
    Sensitivity analysis is the study of how the variation in the output of a statistical model can be attributed to different variations in the inputs of the model. Put another way, it is a technique for systematically changing variables in a model to determine the effects of such changes.In any...

  • "Sensitivity (song)
    Sensitivity (song)
    "Sensitivity" is the title of a number-one R&B single by Ralph Tresvant. It was the first single from the self-titled debut album of the New Edition frontman since the split of the group. The hit song spent one week at number one on the US R&B chart...

    ", a song by rhythm and blues singer, Ralph Tresvant
  • Film speed
    Film speed
    Film speed is the measure of a photographic film's sensitivity to light, determined by sensitometry and measured on various numerical scales, the most recent being the ISO system....

    , film's sensitivity to light
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