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Entropy 2013, 15(12), 5144-5153; doi:10.3390/e15125144
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The κ-Generalizations of Stirling Approximation and Multinominal Coefficients

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Received: 20 August 2013; in revised form: 20 November 2013 / Accepted: 21 November 2013 / Published: 26 November 2013
(This article belongs to the collection Advances in Applied Statistical Mechanics)
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Abstract: Stirling approximation of the factorials and multinominal coefficients are generalized based on the κ-generalized functions introduced by Kaniadakis. We have related the κ-generalized multinominal coefficients to the κ-entropy by introducing a new κ-product operation, which exists only when κ ≠ 0.
Keywords: κ-entropy; κ-exponential; κ-logarithm; Stirling approximation κ-entropy; κ-exponential; κ-logarithm; Stirling approximation
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Wada, T.; Suyari, H. The κ-Generalizations of Stirling Approximation and Multinominal Coefficients. Entropy 2013, 15, 5144-5153.

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Wada T, Suyari H. The κ-Generalizations of Stirling Approximation and Multinominal Coefficients. Entropy. 2013; 15(12):5144-5153.

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Wada, Tatsuaki; Suyari, Hiroki. 2013. "The κ-Generalizations of Stirling Approximation and Multinominal Coefficients." Entropy 15, no. 12: 5144-5153.


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