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Entropy 2008, 10(4), 576-588; doi:10.3390/e10040576

Informational Entropy of B-ary Trees after a Vertex Cut

Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, 103-105 Muncii Bvd, 400641 Cluj-Napoca, Cluj, Romania
"Iuliu Haţieganu" University of Medicine and Pharmacy Cluj-Napoca, Department of Medical Informatics and Biostatistics, 6 Louis Pasteur, 400349 Cluj-Napoca, Cluj, Romania
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Received: 24 September 2008 / Revised: 15 October 2008 / Accepted: 27 October 2008 / Published: 3 November 2008
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Together with stars and paths, b-ary trees are one of the most studied acyclic graph structures. As any other structure, a b-ary tree can be seen as containing information. The aim of the present research was to assess through informational entropy the structural information changes in b-ary trees after removal of an arbitrary vertex.
Keywords: B-ary tree; informational entropy; vertex cut B-ary tree; informational entropy; vertex cut

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Jäntschi, L.; Bolboacă, S.D. Informational Entropy of B-ary Trees after a Vertex Cut. Entropy 2008, 10, 576-588.

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