Cochrane Equation

Caption: Zefram Cochrane

Star Trek: Enterprise

Episode: ENT 054 - Anomaly

The classic formula for the matter/antimatter engine reaction which allows faster-than-light warp drive was discovered and refined by its namesake, Zefram Cochrane. Anomalies within the Delphic Expanse play havoc with its quantum variables and subspace field's spatial gradients.