Accession Number:

AD0631767

Title:

INFORMATION THEORY AND THE THERMODYNAMICS OF MASERS,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

FOREIGN TECHNOLOGY DIV WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OHIO

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Report Date:

1966-03-15

Pagination or Media Count:

57.0

Abstract:

Contents Maxwells demon Szilards solution The concept of information according to Shannon An axiomatic definition of information The homogeneous case The variational principle in generalized thermodynamics Application in mathematical statistics The thermodynamics of masers. Maser is used here in the generic Molecular amplification by stimulated emission of radiation sense, not Microwave amplification....

Subject Categories:

  • Lasers and Masers
  • Cybernetics
  • Thermodynamics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE