Entropy and Entropy Generation

Fundamentals and Applications

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ISBN: 978-0-7923-4128-4 (Print) 978-0-306-46932-9 (Online)

Table of contents (14 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xiv

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    Pages 1-9

    On Positivity of Rate of Entropy in Quantum-Thermodynamics

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    Pages 11-26

    Entropy of Sequences Generated by Nonlinear Processes: The Logistic Map

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    Pages 27-36

    Developments in Normal and Gravitational Thermodynamics

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    Pages 37-54

    Extended Irreversible Thermodynamics: Statements and Prospects

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    Pages 55-74

    Extended Thermodynamics and Taylor Dispersion

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    Pages 75-99

    Higher-Order Transport

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    Pages 101-109

    Mesoscopic Theory of Liquid Crystals

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    Pages 111-127

    Finite-Time Thermodynamics and Simulated Annealing

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    Pages 129-137

    Entropy, Information and Biological Materials

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    Pages 139-158

    Phenomenological Macroscopic Symmetry in Dissipative Nonlinear Systems

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    Pages 159-173

    The Provision of Global Energy

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    Pages 175-195

    Multiple Source Photovoltaics

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    Pages 197-219

    Coupled Transport of Heat and Mass. Theory and Applications

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    Pages 221-239

    Lagrangian and Network Formulations of Nonlinear Electrochemical Systems

  16. Back Matter

    Pages 241-247