Entropy 2009, 11(1), 32-41; doi:10.3390/e11010032
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Information, Deformed қ-Wehrl Entropies and Semiclassical Delocalization

1 Departamento de F´ısica, Universidad Cat´olica del Norte, Casilla 1280, Antofagasta, Chile 2 La Plata Physics Institute (IFLP), Exact Sciences Fac., National University (UNLP), Argentina’s National Research Council (CCT-CONICET), C.C. 727, (1900) La Plata, Argentina 3 Facultad de Ciencias Exactas, Universidad Nacional de La Pampa, Peru y Uruguay, Santa Rosa, La Pampa, Argentina 4 Departament de F´ısica and IFISC, Universitat de les Illes Balears, 07122 Palma de Mallorca, Spain
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Received: 5 November 2008; Accepted: 20 January 2009 / Published: 27 January 2009
(This article belongs to the Special Issue Entropy and Information)
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Abstract: Semiclassical delocalization in phase space constitutes a manifestation of the Uncertainty Principle, one indispensable part of the present understanding of Nature and the Wehrl entropy is widely regarded as the foremost localization-indicator. We readdress the matter here within the framework of the celebrated semiclassical Husimi distributions and their associatedWehrl entropies, suitably қ-deformed. We are able to show that it is possible to significantly improve on the extant phase-space classical-localization power.
Keywords: Uncertainty principle; classical localization; escort distributions; semiclassical methods

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Pennini, F.; Plastino, A.; Ferri, G.L.; Olivares, F.; Casas, M. Information, Deformed қ-Wehrl Entropies and Semiclassical Delocalization. Entropy 2009, 11, 32-41.

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Pennini F, Plastino A, Ferri GL, Olivares F, Casas M. Information, Deformed қ-Wehrl Entropies and Semiclassical Delocalization. Entropy. 2009; 11(1):32-41.

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Pennini, Flavia; Plastino, Angelo; Ferri, Gustavo L.; Olivares, Felipe; Casas, Montse. 2009. "Information, Deformed қ-Wehrl Entropies and Semiclassical Delocalization." Entropy 11, no. 1: 32-41.

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