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Entropy, Volume 4, Issue 5 (May 2002), Pages 142-150

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Open AccessArticle Boltzmann-like Entropy in Reliability Theory
Entropy 2002, 4(5), 142-150; doi:10.3390/e4050142
Received: 19 September 2001 / Accepted: 8 May 2002 / Published: 9 May 2002
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Abstract We introduce the entropy function in order to study the reliability and repairability of systems. In detail we establish the explicit relationships between reliability and repairability; then we calculate the decay of a system due to its regular running. Full article

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