Entropy . . .
Many – many use the word “entropy” as a well-known subject.
- Henry Poincare named the conception of "entropy "
as a " surprising abstract ".
- Lev Landau (the Nobel Prize in Physics 1962) wrote:
" A question about the physical basis of the
entropy monotonous increasing law remains open ".
- Wilhelm Ostwald (the Nobel Prize in Chemistry 1909 ) said :
" the entropy is only a shadow of energy".
- James Clerk Maxwell:
to increase /decrease entropy needs an intelligent being – “demon”
- The famous mathematician John von Neumann said to
“the father of information theory” Claude Shannon:
" Name it “entropy” then in discussions
you will receive solid advantage, because
nobody knows, what “entropy” basically is ".