Table of Contents Volume 8, 2006

Entropy ISSN 1099-4300, CODEN: ENTRFG, published online quarterly



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Issue 1 (March 2006) pages 1-43

Open Access
M. Magherbi1,*, H. Abbassi2, N. Hidouri3, A. Ben Brahim4
1 High Institute of Applied Sciences and Technology, Civil Engineering Department, Avenue Omar Ibn El Khattab, 6029 Gabes, Tunisia.
Tel. : 21675392100, Fax : 21675392190, E-mail: magherbim@yahoo.fr
2 Sfax Faculty of Sciences, Department of Physics, P.B. 802, 3018 Sfax, Tunisia.
Fax: 2164274437, E-mail: Hassen.Abbassi@fss.rnu.tn
3 Engineers National School of Gabes, Chemical and Processes Engineering Department, Avenue Omar Ibn El Khattab, 6029 Gabes, Tunisia.
Tel. : 21675392100, Fax : 21675392190, E-mail: n_hidouri@yahoo.fr
4 Engineers National School of Gabes, Chemical and Processes Engineering Department, Avenue Omar Ibn El Khattab, 6029 Gabes, Tunisia.
Tel. : 21675392100, Fax : 21675392190, E-mail: Ammar.Benbrahim@enig.rnu.tn
*Corresponding author.
Second Law Analysis in Convective Heat and Mass Transfer
Entropy 2006, 8[1], 1-17 (Full text in PDF form, 421 K)

Open Access
Amir H. Darooneh
Sufi Institute, P.O.Box 45195-1547, Zanjan, Iran
and
Department of Physics, Zanjan University, P.O.Box 45196-313, Zanjan, Iran.
E-mail: darooneh@mail.znu.ac.ir
Utility Function from Maximum Entropy Principle
Entropy 2006, 8[1], 18-24 (Full text in PDF form, 104 K)

Open Access
E.J. Walsh and D. Hernon
Stokes Research Institute, Dept. of Mechanical and Aeronautical Engineering, University of Limerick, Ireland.
E-mail: edmond.walsh@ul.ie
Unsteady Volumetric Entropy Generation Rate in Laminar Boundary Layers
Entropy 2006, 8[1], 25-30 (Full text in PDF form, 153 K)

Open Access
A.E. Shalyt-Margolin
NCPHEP (National Centre for Particle and High Energy Physics)
Bogdanovich Str. 153, Minsk 220040, Belarus
Fax: +375 172 926075
E-mail: a.shalyt@mail.ru, alexm@hep.by
Deformed Density Matrix and Quantum Entropy of the Black Hole
Entropy 2006, 8[1], 31-43 (Full text in PDF form, 128 K)

Issue 2 (June 2006) pages 44-112

Open Access
H. D. Zeh
Universität Heidelberg
postal address: Gaiberger Str. 38, D69151 Waldhilsbach, Germany
URL: http://www.zeh-hd.de
E-mail: zeh@urz.uni-heidelberg.de
Letter to the Editor: Remarks on the Compatibility of Opposite Arrows of Time II
Entropy 2006, 8[2], 44-49 (Full text in PDF form, 102 K)

Open Access
Abdul Aziz
Department of Mechanical Engineering, Gonzaga University, Spokane, WA 99258, USA.
E-mail: aziz@gonzaga.edu
Entropy Generation in Pressure Gradient Assisted Couette Flow with Different Thermal Boundary Conditions
Entropy 2006, 8[2], 50-62 (Full text in PDF form, 196 K)

Open Access
Andreas E. Schlatter
Center for Physics Studies, Burghaldeweg 2, 5024 Küttigen, Switzerland
E-mail: andreas.schlatter@ubs.com
Entropy and Energy in Quantum Measurement
Entropy 2006, 8[2], 63-66 (Full text in PDF form, 111 K)

Open Access
Adel Mohammadpour1,2, Ali Mohammad-Djafari2
1School of Intelligent Systems (IPM) and
Amirkabir University of Technology (Dept. of Stat.), Tehran, Iran.
E-mail: adel@aut.ac.ir
2LSS (CNRS-Supélec-Univ. Paris 11),
Supélec, Plateau de Moulon, 91192 Gif-sur-Yvette, France.
E-mail: mohammadpour@lss.supelec.fr, djafari@lss.supelec.fr
Inference with the Median of a Prior
Entropy 2006, 8[2], 67-87 (Full text in PDF form, 219 K)

Open Access
Marlos Viana
The University of Illinois at Chicago Eye Center, 1855 W. Taylor St., Chicago, IL 60612, USA.
E-mail: viana@uic.edu
Symmetry Studies and Dcompositions of Entropy
Entropy 2006, 8[2], 88-109 (Full text in PDF form, 381 K)

Open Access
Michel Petitjean
ITODYS (CNRS, Université Paris 7, UMR 7086), 1 rue Guy de la Brosse, 75005 Paris, France
E-mail: petitjean@itodys.jussieu.fr
URL: http://petitjeanmichel.free.fr/itoweb.petitjean.html
Editorial: Editor-in-Chief's Report
Entropy 2006, 8[2], 110-112 (Full text in PDF form, 75 K; DVI, 9 K; Postscript, 39 K; Full text in HTML form)

Issue 3 (September 2006) pages 113-187

Open Access
Pierre J. Trambouze
20 avenue des Cottages, 69300, Caluire, France
E-mail: ptrambouze@wanadoo.fr
Review: Structuring Information and Entropy: Catalyst as Information Carrier
Entropy 2006, 8[3], 113-130 (Full text in PDF form, 165 K)

Open Access
Shu-Kun Lin 1, Derek J. McPhee 2 and Francis F. Muguet 3
1 Molecular Diversity Preservation International (MDPI), Matthaeusstrasse 11, CH-4057 Basel,
Switzerland. Tel.: (+41) 79 322 3379; Fax: (+41) 61 302 8918; E-mail: lin@mdpi.org; http://www.mdpi.org/lin
2 Director of Chemistry, Amyris Biotechnologies, Inc., 5980 Horton St., Suite 450, Emeryville CA
94608 USA. Tel. 1 (510) 450 0761 xt 718, e-Fax: +1-514-370-9397; E-mail: mcphee@mdpi.org
3 ENSTA (Ecole Nationale Supérieure de Techniques Avancées), 32 Boulevard Victor, F-75739 Paris
Cedex, France. Tel.: (+33) 1.45.52.60.19; Fax: (+33) 1.45.52.52.82; E-mail: muguet@ensta.fr;
http://www.ensta.fr/~muguet

Editorial: Open Access Publishing Policy and Efficient Editorial Procedure
Entropy 2006, 8, 131-133 (Full text in PDF form, 20 K; Full text in HTML form)

Open Access
Paolo Rocchi
IBM, via Shangai 53, 00144 Roma, Italy
Tel. +39 6 5966 5213; Fax +39 6 5966 5212 (paolorocchi@it.ibm.com)
Received: 12 July 2006 / Accepted: 27 July 2006 / Published: 11 August 2006
Full Paper: Calculations of System Aging through the Stochastic Entropy
Entropy 2006, 8, 134-142 (Full text in PDF form, 77 K)

Open Access
R.P.Yadav 1, P.K.Agarwal 2 and Atul Sharma 3,*
1. Department of Physics, Govt. P.G. College, Bisalpur (Pilibhit), U.P., India
2. Department of Physics, D.A.V. College, Muzaffarnagar, U.P., India
3. Department of Physics, V.S.P. Govt. College, Kairana (Muzaffarnagar), U.P., India
Full paper: On the Propagation of Blast Wave in Earth′s Atmosphere: Adiabatic and Isothermal Flow
Entropy 2006, 8, 143-168 (Full text in PDF form, 366 K)

Open Access
Marian Grendar
Department of Mathematics, FPV UMB, Tajovskeho 40, 974 01 Banska Bystrica, Slovakia
Institute of Measurement Science, Bratislava, Slovakia
Institute of Mathematics and Computer Science, Banska Bystrica, Slovakia
Short note: Entropy and Effective Support Size
Entropy 2006, 8, 169-174 (Full text in PDF form, 157 K)

Open Access
Shahid N. Afridi 1 and Khalid Khan 2
Department of Physics, Quaid-i-Azam University, Islamabad 45320, Pakistan.
1 E-mail: snafridi@phys.qau.edu.pk
2 E-mail: mkk@qau.edu.pk
Received: 19 May 2006/ Accepted: 4 September 2006 / Published: 4 September 2006
Full paper: Generalized Ideal Gas Equations for Structureful Universe
Entropy 2006, 8, 175-181 (Full text in PDF form, 132 K)

Open Access
Andreas E. Schlatter
Center for Physics Studies, Burghaldeweg 2, 5024 Küttigen, Switzerland
E-mail: andreas.schlatter@ubs.com
26 June 2006 / Accepted: 6 September 2006 / Published: 6 September 2006
Full paper: Time in Quantum Measurement
Entropy 2006, 8, 182-187 (Full text in PDF form, 106 K)

Issue 4 (December 2006) pages 188-199

Open Access
Soraya Aïboud-Saouli 1, Salah Saouli 2,*, Noureddine Settou 2 and Nouredine Meza 2
1 Professional Training Institute, Saïd Otba, 30 000 Ouargla-Algeria, Tel: +21390891191, Fax: +21329716175, e-mail: aiboud@yahoo.fr
2 Faculty of Sciences and Engineering Sciences, University of Ouargla, 30 000 Ouargla- Algeria, Tel: +21372842401, Fax: +21329711975, e-mail: sveralgk@yahoo.fr (S. Saouli)
Received: 21 December 2005 / Accepted: 13 September 2006 / Published: 23 October 2006
Full Paper: Thermodynamic Analysis of Gravity-driven Liquid Film along an Inclined Heated Plate with Hydromagnetic and Viscous Dissipation Effects
Entropy 2006, 8, 188-199 (Full text in PDF form, 115 K)
 



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