A Unified Approach to Discrete and Continuous Entropy

  • Guy Jumarie
Part of the Springer Series in Synergetics book series (SSSYN, volume 47)

Abstract

In the third chapter we reviewed the main properties of discrete and of continuous entropy, and after a careful analysis, we concluded that, to a large extent, the latter is a more suitable measure of uncertainty than the former.

Keywords

Entropy Acoustics 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Guy Jumarie
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  1. 1.Department of Mathematics and Computer ScienceUniversity of Québec at MontréalMontréalCanada

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