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What does PL stand for?

PL stands for Power Law (spectral model)

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The spectra from individual bursts come in many shapes and sizes, but taken together, there seemed to be a distinct shape: a broad rising power law at lower frequencies, and then another decreasing power law as the the intensity of the light fell off at higher frequencies.
To do so, we first analyze the size distribution of a quantity, which could not follow a power law distribution and show that using DeVany's inference procedure, we would be led to the same (incorrect) claim.
The concept was introduced by Albert and Barabasi in order to describe the network topologies in which the node connections follow a power law distribution.