Entropy in thermodynamics and information theory

Known as: Zeilinger's principle, Zeilinger’s principle, Szilard's engine 
There are close parallels between the mathematical expressions for the thermodynamic entropy, usually denoted by S, of a physical system in the… (More)
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2014
2014
This talk addressed the following questions in the public debate at HoTPI: (i) energy dissipation limits of switches, memories… (More)
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2013
2013
Maxwell’s Demon conspires to use information about the state of a confined molecule in a Szilard engine (randomly frozen into a… (More)
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2013
2013
In a recently published letter [1] the influence of particle statistics on extractable work in the Szilard engine [2] was… (More)
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2012
2012
We introduce a purely electrical version of Maxwell’s demon which does not involve mechanically moving parts such as trapdoors… (More)
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2011
2011
Feedback can be utilized to convert information into useful work, making it an effective tool for increasing the performance of… (More)
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2010
2010
Nucleic acids theoretically possess a Szilard engine function that can convert the energy associated with the Shannon entropy of… (More)
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2004
2004
Using an isolated measurement process, I’ve calculated the effect measurement has on entropy for the multi-cylinder Szilard… (More)
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2001
2001
The role of symmetry breaking phase transitions in the Szilard engine is analyzed. It is shown that symmetry breaking is the only… (More)
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1999
Review
1999
The relationship between entropy and information is reviewed, taking into account that information is stored in macroscopic… (More)
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