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Researchers in an Entropy Wonderland: A Review of the Entropy Concept

  title={Researchers in an Entropy Wonderland: A Review of the Entropy Concept},
  author={Marko Popovic},
  journal={arXiv: Chemical Physics},
  • M. Popovic
  • Published 26 October 2017
  • Education
  • arXiv: Chemical Physics
Entropy concept was introduced by Clausius 160 years ago, and has been continually enriched, developed and interpreted by the researchers in many different scientific disciplines ever since. Thermodynamics and other scientific disciplines face several simple but crucial questions concerning the entropy concept. Thus, it is frequently possible to notice a misuse of entropy. Sometimes unbelievable confusion in the literature is summarized by von Neumann's sentence: "No one knows what entropy… 

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