Entropy Articles (in inverse chronological order)

L. Benguigui

*et al.*, “The different paths to entropy,” Eur. J. Phys. 34, 303-21 (2013).

U. Lucia, and Maino, G.

*et al.*, “Entropy generation in biophysical systems,” Europhys. Lett. 101, 56002 (2013).

M. Hemmo, and Shenker, O.

*et al.*, “Entropy and Computation: The Landauer-Bennett Thesis Reexamined,” Entropy 15, 3297-311 (2013).

M. J. Berry, Tkacik, G.

*et al.*, “A simple method for estimating the entropy of neural activity,” J. Stat. Mech Thy Exp 3, 1-20 (2013).

F. L. Lambert

*et al.*, “The Misinterpretation of Entropy as “Disorder”,” J. Chem. Ed. 1-1 (2012).

H. S. Leff

*et al.*, “Removing the mystery of entropy and thermodynamics—Part V,” Phys. Teach. 50, 274-76 (2012).

H. S. Leff

*et al.*, “Removing the Mystery of Entropy and Thermodynamics—Part IV,” Phys. Teach. 50, 215-17 (2012).

H. S. Leff

*et al.*, “Removing the Mystery of Entropy and Thermodynamics—Part III,” Phys. Teach. 50, 170-72 (2012).

H. S. Leff

*et al.*, “Removing the mystery of entropy and thermodynamics—Part II,” Phys. Teach. 50, 87-90 (2012).

H. Leff

*et al.*, “Removing the Mystery of Entropy and Thermodynamics-Part I,” Phys. Teach. 50, 28-31 (2012).

R. de Abreu, and Guerra, V.

*et al.*, “Introducing thermodynamics through energy and entropy,” Am. J. Phys. 80, 627 (2012).

R. H. Swendsen

*et al.*, “Choosing a Definition of Entropy that Works,” Found. Phys. 42, 582-93 (2012).

T. G. Amin, Jeppsson, F.

*et al.*, “Arrow of time: Metaphorical construals of entropy and the second law of thermodynamics,” Sci. Ed. 96, 818-48 (2012).

L. Cockcroft

*et al.*, “What is entropy?,” RSC Adv. Chem. Sci. 1-5 (2011).

H. Saida

*et al.*, “Universal Property of Quantum Gravity implied by Uniqueness Theorem of Bekenstein-Hawking Entropy,” Entropy 13, 1611-47 (2011).

J. F. Barbero G, and Villaseñor, E. J. S.

*et al.*, “The thermodynamic limit and black hole entropy in the area ensemble,” Class.Quant. Gravity 28, 215014 (2011).

F. L. Lambert

*et al.*, “The Conceptual Meaning of Thermodynamic Entropy in the 21st Century,” Int. Res. J. Pure & Appl. Chem. 1, 65-68 (2011).

S. Kolekar, and Padmanabhan, T.

*et al.*, “Ideal gas in a strong gravitational field: Area dependence of entropy,” Phys. Rev. D 83, 1-12 (2011).

M. Tegmark

*et al.*, “How unitary cosmology generalizes thermodynamics and solves the inflationary entropy problem,” arXiv.org hep-th, (2011).

R. H. Swendsen

*et al.*, “How physicists disagree on the meaning of entropy,” Am. J. Phys. (2011).

A. Ben Naim

*et al.*, “Entropy: Order or Information,” J. Chem. Ed. 88, 594-96 (2011).

T. Salagaram, and Chetty, N.

*et al.*, “Enhancing the understanding of entropy through computation,” Am. J. Phys. 79, 1127 (2011).

M. G. Raizen

*et al.*, “Demons, entropy and the quest for absolute zero,” Sci. Am. 56-59 (2011).

J. Baez

*et al.*, “Can Gravity Decrease Entropy?,” http://math.ucr.edu/home/baez/entropy.html 1-6 (2011).

J. M. Deutsch

*et al.*, “Thermodynamic entropy of a many-body energy eigenstate,” New J. Phys. 1-20 (2010).

J. Olmsted III

*et al.*, “Rescaling Temperature and Entropy,” J. Chem. Ed. 87, 1195-99 (2010).

B. Kolarczyk

*et al.*, “Representing Entropy with Dispersion Sets,” Entropy (2010).

H. S. Leff, and Lambert, F. L.

*et al.*, “Melding Two Approaches to Entropy,” J. Chem. Ed. 87, 143 (2010).

J. Dickau

*et al.*, “Exploring the Connections between Energy, Entropy and Quantum Non-‐locality,” Prespacetime Journal 1, 1310-‐1325 (2010).

S. Jun, and Wright, A.

*et al.*, “Entropy as the driver of chromosome segregation,” Nature Rev./Microbiology 8, 600-07 (2010).

D. Styer

*et al.*, “Entropy and rust,” Am. J. Phys. 78, 1077 (2010).

F. L. Lambert, and Leff, H.

*et al.*, “The Correlation of Standard Entropy with Enthalpy Supplied from 0 to 298.15 K,” J. Chem. Ed. 86, 94-98 (2009).

E. Kozliak

*et al.*, “JCE 2009 (86) 1063 [Sep] Overcoming Misconceptions about Configurational Entropy in Condensed Phases,” J. Chem. Ed. 86, 1063-68 (2009).

Q.-R. Zhang

*et al.*, “Information conservation, entropy increase and statistical irreversibility for an isolated system,” Physica A 388, 4041-44 (2009).

C. Beck

*et al.*, “Generalised information and entropy measures in physics,” Contemp. Phys. 50, 495-510 (2009).

R. D. Klauber

*et al.*, “Evolution and Earth’s Entropy,” Am. J. Phys. 77, 773 (2009).

C. A. Silva, and Annamalai, K.

*et al.*, “Entropy Generation and Human Aging: Lifespan Entropy and Effect of Diet Composition and Caloric Restriction Diets,” J. Thermodynamics 2009, (2009).

S. Canagaratna

*et al.*, “Zeroth Law, Entropy, Equilibrium, and All That,” J. Chem. Ed. (2008).

D. Sands

*et al.*, “Thermodynamic entropy and the accessible states of some simple systems,” Eur. J. Phys. 29, 129-36 (2008).

J. Ladyman, Presnell, S.

*et al.*, “The use of the information-theoretic entropy in thermodynamics,” Stud. Hist. Phil. Sci. Part B: Stud. Hist. Mod. Phys. 39, 315-24 (2008).

E. Kozliak, and Lambert, F.

*et al.*, “Residual Entropy, the Third Law and Latent Heat,” Entropy (2008).

R. H. Swendsen

*et al.*, “Gibbs’ Paradox and the Definition of Entropy,” Entropy 10, 15-18 (2008).

D. Sagan

*et al.*, “From producing entropy to reducing gradients to spreading energy: Understanding the essence of the second law,” AIP Conf. Proc. 1033, 194 (2008).

D. Styer

*et al.*, “Entropy and evolution,” Am. J. Phys. 76, 1030-33 (2008).

I. Müller

*et al.*, “Entropy and Energy, – a Universal Competition,” Entropy 10, 462-76 (2008).

J. Floyd

*et al.*, “Thermo, entropy, disorder, future,” Futures 39, 1029-44 (2007).

H. S. Leff

*et al.*, “Entropy, Its Language, and Interpretation,” Found. Phys. 37, 1744-66 (2007).

E. B. N. B. Starikov

*et al.*, “Enthalpy-Entropy Compensation: A Phantom or Something Useful?,” J. Phys. Chem. B 111, 14431-35 (2007).

E. I. Kozliak

*et al.*, “Consistent application of the Boltzmann distribution to residual entropy in crystals,” J. Chem. Ed. 84, 493-98 (2007).

F. L. Lambert

*et al.*, “Configurational Entropy Revisited,” J. Chem. Ed. 84, 1548-50 (2007).

A. Ben-Naim

*et al.*, “The entropy of mixing and assimilation: An information-theoretical perspective,” Am. J. Phys. 74, 1126-35 (2006).

R. H. Swendsen

*et al.*, “Statistical mechanics of colloids and Boltzmann’s definition of the entropy,” Am. J. Phys. 74, 187-90 (2006).

A. H. Jungermann

*et al.*, “Entropy and the Shelf Model: A Quantum Physical Approach to a Physical Property,” J. Chem. Ed. 83, 1686 (2006).

J.-B. Brissaud

*et al.*, “The meanings of entropy,” Entropy 7, 68-96 (2005).

C. G. Chakrabarti, and Chakrabarty, I.

*et al.*, “Shannon entropy: axiomatic characterization and application,” Int. J. Math. Sci. 2005, 2847-54 (2005).

R. H. Swendsen

*et al.*, “Response to Nagle’s Criticism of My Proposed Definition of the Entropy,” J. Stat. Phys. 117, 1063-70 (2004).

H. D. B. Jenkins, and Glasser, L.

*et al.*, “Standard Absolute Entropy, Values from Volume or Density. 1. Inorganic Materials,” Inorg. Chem. 42, 8702-08 (2003).

J. N. Spencer, and Lowe, J. P.

*et al.*, “Entropy: The Effects of Distinguishability,” J. Chem. Ed. 80, 1417-24 (2003).

N. C. Craig

*et al.*, “Campbell‘s Rule for Estimating Entropy Changes in Gas-Producing and Gas-Consuming Reactions and Related Generalizations about Entropies and Enthalpies,” J. Chem. Ed. 80, 1432-36 (2003).

F. L. Lambert

*et al.*, “Entropy is simple, qualitatively,” J. Chem. Ed. 79, 1241-46 (2002).

L. A. Watson, and Eisenstein, O.

*et al.*, “Entropy Explained: The Origin of Some Simple Trends W,” Issues (2002).

A. Cornish-Bowden

*et al.*, “Enthalpy–entropy compensation: a phantom phenomenon,” J. Biosci. 27, 121-26 (2002).

F. L. Lambert

*et al.*, “Disorder--A Cracked Crutch for Supporting Entropy Discussions

,” J. Chem. Ed. 79, 187-92 (2002).

D. C. Schoepf

*et al.*, “A statistical development of entropy for the introductory physics course,” Am. J. Phys. 70, 128 (2002).

I. K. Howard

*et al.*, “S is for Entropy. U is for Energy. What Was Clausius Thinking?,” J. Chem. Ed. 78, 505 (2001).

S. Mafé, Manzanares, J. A.

*et al.*, “On the use of the statistical definition of entropy to justify Planck’s form of the third law of thermodynamics,” Am. J. Phys. 68, 932 (2000).

D. Styer

*et al.*, “Insight into entropy,” Am. J. Phys. (2000).

C. G. Chakrabarti, and De, K.

*et al.*, “Boltzmann-Gibbs entropy: axiomatic characterization and application,” Int. J. Math. Sci. 23, 243-51 (2000).

E. H. Lieb, and Yngvason, J.

*et al.*, “A Fresh Look at Entropy and the Second Law of Thermodynamics,” arXiv.org math-ph, (2000).

H. S. Leff

*et al.*, “What if entropy were dimensionless?,” Am. J. Phys. 67, 1114 (1999).

J. Earman, and Norton, J. D.

*et al.*, “Exorcist XIV: The Wrath of Maxwell’s Demon. Part II. From Szilard to Landauer and Beyond,” Stud. Hist. Phil. Mod. Phys. 30, 1-40 (1999).

J. Machta

*et al.*, “Entropy, information, and computation,” Am. J. Phys. 67, 1074 (1999).

B. B. Laird

*et al.*, “Entropy, Disorder, and Freezing,” J. Chem. Ed. 76, 1388 (1999).

V. Ambegaokar, and Clerk, A. A.

*et al.*, “Entropy and time,” Am. J. Phys. 67, 1068-73 (1999).

D. Wilfong, Weiss, P.

*et al.*, “Still more faces of entropy.,” Sci. News 154, 211-17 (1998).

J. Earman, and Norton, J. D.

*et al.*, “Exorcist XIV: the wrath of Maxwell’s demon. Part I. From Maxwell to Szilard,” Stud. Hist. Phil. Mod. Phys. 29, 435-71 (1998).

P. Weiss

*et al.*, “Another face of entropy,” Sci. News 154, 108-09 (1998).

E. H. Lieb, and Yngvason, J.

*et al.*, “A Guide to Entropy and the Second Law of Thermodynamics,” arXiv.org math-ph, (1998).

H. S. Leff

*et al.*, “Thermodynamic entropy: The spreading and sharing of energy,” Am. J. Phys. 64, 1261 (1996).

J. S. Thomsen, and Bers, H. C.

*et al.*, “The reversible process: A zero-entropy-production limit,” Am. J. Phys. 64, 580 (1996).

A. Bejan

*et al.*, “Models of power planst that generate minimum entropy while operating at maximum power,” Am. J. Phys. 64, 1054-59 (1996).

R. Baierlein

*et al.*, “Entropy and the second law: A pedagogical alternative,” Am. J. Phys. 62, 15-25 (1994).

J. L. Lebowitz

*et al.*, “Boltzmann’s entropy and time’s arrow,” Phys. Today 32-38 (1993).

R. M. Swanson

*et al.*, “Entropy measures amount of choice,” J. Chem. Ed. 67, 206-08 (1990).

W. H. Zurek

*et al.*, “Algorithmic randomness and physical entropy,” Phys. Rev. A 40, 4731-51 (1989).

J. P. Lowe

*et al.*, “Entropy: Conceptual disorder,” J. Chem. Ed. 65, 403-06 (1988).

D. Dieks, and van Dijk, V.

*et al.*, “Another look at the quantum mechanical entropy of mixing,” Am. J. Phys. (1988).

J. S. Wicken

*et al.*, “Entropy and information: suggestions for common language,” Phil. Sci. 54, 176-93 (1987).

M. Grabowski

*et al.*, “The entropy of position and the spreading of wave packets,” Rep. Math. Phys (1986).

W. H. Cropper

*et al.*, “Rudolf Clausius and the road to entropy,” Am. J. Phys. 54, 1068 (1986).

R. G. Keesing

*et al.*, “Lost work and the entropy of mixing,” Eur. J. Phys 7, 266-68 (1986).

G. Falk

*et al.*, “Entropy, a resurrection of caloric-a look at the history of thermodynamics,” Eur. J. Phys 6, 108-15 (1985).

P. T. Landsberg

*et al.*, “Is equilibrium always an entropy maximum?,” J. Stat. Phys. 35, 159-69 (1984).

M. M. Julian, Stillinger, F. H.

*et al.*, “The Third Law of Thermodynamics and the residual entropy of ice: “Stillwater” or SH2Of, T= 0= 0,” J. Chem. Ed. 60, 65 (1983).

S. Frautschi

*et al.*, “Entropy in an expanding universe,” Science 217, 593-99 (1982).

M. Grabowski

*et al.*, “The spreading of free wave packets and the entropy of position,” J. Math. Phys. (1981).

A. E. Curzon, and Leff, H. S.

*et al.*, “Resolution of an entropy maximization controversy,” Am. J. Phys. 47, 385-86 (1979).

A. Wehrl

*et al.*, “General properties of entropy,” Rev. Mod. Phys. 50, 221-60 (1978).

L. W. Bruch, Schick, M.

*et al.*, “Limitation on the quantum-mechanical extension of Baierlein’s entropy theorem,” Am. J. Phys. 44, 1007-08 (1976).

L. W. Bruch, Schick, M.

*et al.*, “Limitation on the quantum-mechanical extension of Baierlein’s entropy theorem,” Am. J. Phys. 44, 1007-08 (1976).

H. Leff, and Jones, G. L.

*et al.*, “Irreversibility, entropy production, and thermal efficiency,” Am. J. Phys. 43, 973 (1975).

H. S. Leff

*et al.*, “Entropy changes in real gases and liquids,” Am. J. Phys. 43, 1098-100 (1975).

A. M. Lesk

*et al.*, “Entropy changes in isothermal expansions of real gases,” Am. J. Phys. 42, 1030-33 (1974).

M. V. Sussman

*et al.*, “Entropy and Maxwell’s Demon:*A Simple Demonstration of Entropyand Other Important Characteristicsof Matter and Energy,” Sci. Am. 58, 7-15 (1974).

H. Falk

*et al.*, “Uncertainty and Entropy,” Am. J. Phys. (1972).

D. Hestenes

*et al.*, “Entropy and indistinguishability,” Am. J. Phys. 38, 840 (1970).

P. G. Wright

*et al.*, “Entropy and disorder,” Contemp. Phys. 11, 581-88 (1970).

H. S. Leff

*et al.*, “Entropy differences between ideal and nonideal systems,” Am. J. Phys. 37, 548-53 (1969).

R. Bartels, and Goring, G.

*et al.*, “The Derivatives of the Entropy at Absolute Zero,” Am. J. Phys. 36, 1018-19 (1968).

H. Falk, and Adler, E.

*et al.*, “Quantum counterpart of Gibbs theorem on entropy and statistical dependence,” Phys. Rev. 168, 185-87 (1968).

R. Baierlein

*et al.*, “Forces, Uncertainty, and the Gibbs Entropy,” Am. J. Phys. (1968).

K. W. Ford

*et al.*, “Probability and entropy in thermodynamics,” Phys. Teach. 5, 77-82 (1967).

D. H. Frisch

*et al.*, “The Microscopic Interpretation of Entropy,” Am. J. Phys. 34, 1171 (1966).

R. C. Plumb

*et al.*, “Teaching the Entropy Concept,” J. Chem. Ed. 41, 254-56 (1964).

H. Grad

*et al.*, “The many faces of entropy,” Comm. Pure Appl. Math. 14, 323-54 (1961).

J. M. Burgers

*et al.*, “Entropy and disorder,” British J. Philos. Sci 5, 70-71 (1954).

M. J. Klein

*et al.*, “Order, organisation and entropy,” Brit. J.Phil. Sci. 4, 158 (1953).

K. K. Darrow

*et al.*, “The concept of entropy,” Am. J. Phys. 12, 183-96 (1944).

W. Harkins, Young, T.

*et al.*, “The thermodynamics of films: Energy and entropy of extension and spreading of insoluble monolayers,” J. Chem. Phys. (1940).

G. A. Linhart

*et al.*, “Correlation of Heat Capacity, Absolute Temperature and Entropy,” J. Chem. Phys. 1, 795 (1933).

T. A. Hazelhurst

*et al.*, “EXORCISING A SPECTRE: ENTROPY,” J. Chem. Ed. 8, 498 (1931).

L. Szilard

*et al.*, “On the decrease of entropy in a thermodynamic system by the intervention of intelligent beings,” Z. f. Physik 53, 840-56 (1929).

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