Differential Entropy and the Statistics of Instantaneous Failure.
Memorandum rept. Mar-Apr 85,
NAVAL RESEARCH LAB WASHINGTON DC
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The dimensionless differential entropy for failure statistics is shown to be equal to unity plus the negative of the expectation of the logarithm of the hazard function. The effect of transformation of the ordering parameter on the latter due to changes in physical conditions is discussed. Author
- Statistics and Probability