Special Issues

Entropy runs special issues to create collections of papers on specific topics. The aim is to build a community of authors and readers to discuss the latest research and develop new ideas and research directions. Special Issues are led by Guest Editors who are experts in the subject and oversee the editorial process for papers. Papers published in a Special Issue will be collected together on a dedicated page of the journal website. For any inquiries related to a Special Issue, please contact the Editorial Office.

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Entropy-Based Applications in Economics, Finance, and Management
edited by
submission deadline 15 May 2022 | 10 articles | Viewed by 10192
Keywords: information entropy; probability entropy; fuzzy entropy; cross-entropy; maximum entropy; copula entropy; structural entropy; market microstructure; dimensions of market liquidity; portfolio selection; asset pricing; risk management; market efficiency; macroeconomic systems; econophysics
(This special issue belongs to the Section Multidisciplinary Applications)
Methodological Considerations for the Thermodynamics of Complex Systems
edited by and Benjamin De Bari
submission deadline 15 May 2022 | Viewed by 94
Keywords: entropy; Gibb’ s energy; variational principle; principle of stationary action; thermodynamics; complex system; evolution; pattern formation; dissipative processes; dissipative structures; self-organization
(This special issue belongs to the Section Thermodynamics)
Studying Complexity of Social Systems: Emerging Inter- and Multi-Disciplinarity of Qualitative and Quantitative Approaches
edited by
submission deadline 17 May 2022 | Viewed by 387
Keywords: complexity of social systems; game theory; interdisciplinarity; management; measurement; multidisciplinarity; phenomenology; observer and complexity; project management; operationalization; social theory; scaling; social systems
(This special issue belongs to the Section Complexity)
Entropy-Based Methods to Characterize Infectious Diseases
edited by
submission deadline 18 May 2022 | 1 articles | Viewed by 643
Keywords: Covid-19; epidemiology modelling; time series analysis; entropy; complexity; dynamics; forecasting
(This special issue belongs to the Section Complexity)
Advances in Relativistic Statistical Mechanics II
edited by , and Prachi Sharma
submission deadline 20 May 2022 | Viewed by 358
Keywords: Relativity; Fluid mechanics; Plasma physics; Many-body physics; High energy scattering; High energy electron tubes; High energy nuclear structure; Free-electron lasers; Stellar structure; Cosmology
(This special issue belongs to the Section Statistical Physics)
Nonlinear Dynamics and Analysis submission deadline 20 May 2022 | 9 articles | Viewed by 7671
(This special issue belongs to the Section Complexity)
New Frontiers in Cosmology and Astrophysics
edited by
submission deadline 20 May 2022 | 1 articles | Viewed by 536
(This special issue belongs to the Section Astrophysics, Cosmology, and Black Holes)
Entropy in the Decision-Making Problems under Uncertain Environments
edited by
submission deadline 20 May 2022 | 2 articles | Viewed by 1703
(This special issue belongs to the Section Multidisciplinary Applications)
Nonlinear Dynamics and Entropy of Complex Systems: Advances and Perspectives II
edited by
submission deadline 20 May 2022 | 7 articles | Viewed by 5604
Keywords: Complex systems; Dynamical systems; Entropy; Flow quantification; Chaos; Chaotic oscillators; Nonlinear circuits; Numerical algorithms; Strange attractors
(This special issue belongs to the Section Complexity)
Entropies, Information Geometry and Fluctuations in Non-equilibrium Systems
edited by
submission deadline 21 May 2022 | 4 articles | Viewed by 5173
Keywords: fluctuations; non-equilibrium; entropy; information geometry; dissipation; irreversibility; relative entropy; mutual entropy; generalised entropy; q-entropy; fractional calculus; intermittency; phase transition; patten formation; large deviation; self-assembly; hysteresis; generalised statistical mechanics; quantum systems; field theory; emergent phenomena; temperature
(This special issue belongs to the Section Information Theory, Probability and Statistics)
Quantum Information and Quantum Optics
edited by Antonino Messina and
submission deadline 21 May 2022 | 20 articles | Viewed by 17050
Keywords: quantum information; quantum optics; quantum coherence; entanglement; entropy; 2D spectroscopy
(This special issue belongs to the Section Quantum Information)
Entropy in Dynamic Systems II submission deadline 21 May 2022 | 4 articles | Viewed by 4536
(This special issue belongs to the Section Complexity)
Thermodynamic Analysis and Process Intensification
edited by
submission deadline 21 May 2022 | 1 articles | Viewed by 1403
Keywords: Thermodynamic analysis; process intensification; process irreversibility; information flow; techno economic analysis; sustainability analysis; process design & optimization
(This special issue belongs to the Section Thermodynamics)
Fault-Tolerant Control via Information Theoretic Techniques
edited by Joseph J. Yame and Tushar Jain
submission deadline 21 May 2022 | Viewed by 296
Keywords: fault accommodation; control reconfiguration; adaptive fault tolerant control; MPC-based FTC; stochastic control systems; persistency of excitation; dual control; probing; mutual information; entropy measures
(This special issue belongs to the Section Information Theory, Probability and Statistics)
Integrated Cooling, Heating and Power Systems
edited by Jiangjiang Wang and Noam Lior
submission deadline 25 May 2022 | 3 articles | Viewed by 4288
Keywords: Integrated energy system; Combined cooling; heating; and power system; System optimization; System integration; Energy management strategy; Energy plan; Thermodynamic analysis; Economic analysis
(This special issue belongs to the Section Thermodynamics)
Information Theory in Computational Biology submission deadline 30 May 2022 | 2 articles | Viewed by 2408
Keywords: bioinformatics; biological networks; computational biology; gene expression and transcriptomics; heterogeneous data; human health; information theory; machine learning; omics; systems biology
(This special issue belongs to the Section Information Theory, Probability and Statistics)
Information Theory, Data Assimilation and Stochastics for Multiscale Nonlinear Systems
edited by , and Evelyn Lunasin
submission deadline 30 May 2022 | 3 articles | Viewed by 2819
Keywords: complex multiscale nonlinear stochastic dynamical systems; ; uncertainty quantification; ; data assimilation; ; reduced-order models; ; parameterization; ; extreme events; ; Bayesian statistics; ; machine learning; ; theoretic analysis.
(This special issue belongs to the Section Information Theory, Probability and Statistics)
Statistical Methods for Medicine and Health Sciences
edited by
submission deadline 31 May 2022 | 4 articles | Viewed by 3985
Keywords: Data analysis; Statistical methods; Statistical reporting; Data presentation; Epidemiology; Public health; Clinical research; Health care; Methodology; Publications
(This special issue belongs to the Section Multidisciplinary Applications)
Computational and Statistical Physics Approaches for Complex Systems and Social Phenomena II
edited by
submission deadline 31 May 2022 | 2 articles | Viewed by 1309
(This special issue belongs to the Section Statistical Physics)
Recent Advances of Entropy in Nanofluid Engineering
edited by and
submission deadline 31 May 2022 | 2 articles | Viewed by 3334
(This special issue belongs to the Section Thermodynamics)
Entropy Algorithms Using Deep Learning for Signal Processing
edited by
submission deadline 31 May 2022 | 1 articles | Viewed by 1062
(This special issue belongs to the Section Multidisciplinary Applications)
Entropy and Organization in Natural and Social Systems
edited by
submission deadline 31 May 2022 | 2 articles | Viewed by 2057
Keywords: entropy; organization; emergence; systems theory; steady state; pattern formation; social entropy; out of equilibrium
(This special issue belongs to the Section Complexity)
Formal Analysis of Deep Artificial Neural Networks submission deadline 31 May 2022 | Viewed by 336
Keywords: ANN architectures and learning in approximation and complexity theories; Cost functions and constraints in information-theoretic learning algorithms for ANNs; Complexity of deep; recurrent; or quantum ANN learning; Information-theoretic principles for sampling and feature extraction; Analysis of learning based on information-theoretic methods (e.g.; information bottleneck approach) in deep; recurrent; or quantum ANNs; Applications of ANNs based on information-theoretic principles or quantum computing; Theoretical advances in quantum ANNs
(This special issue belongs to the Section Multidisciplinary Applications)
Entropy and Its Applications across Disciplines III submission deadline 31 May 2022 | 2 articles | Viewed by 1684
(This special issue belongs to the Section Multidisciplinary Applications)
Multiscale Entropy Approaches and Their Applications III submission deadline 31 May 2022 | 1 articles | Viewed by 768
(This special issue belongs to the Section Multidisciplinary Applications)
Non-Equilibrium Thermodynamics submission deadline 31 May 2022 | Viewed by 231
Keywords: entropy in non-equilibrium; irreversible thermodynamics; materials under extreme conditions; information entropy; microscopic and mesoscopic theory of non-equilibrium
(This special issue belongs to the Section Thermodynamics)
Information Theory and Uncertainty Analysis in Industrial and Service Systems
edited by Irad E. Ben-Gal, Parteek Kumar Bhatia and
submission deadline 31 May 2022 | Viewed by 325
Keywords: information theory; uncertainty analysis; analytic systems; artificial intelligence; agent-based systems; machine learning; decision-making; stochastic optimization; probabilistic control
(This special issue belongs to the Section Multidisciplinary Applications)
Statistical Signal Processing, Detection and Estimation: Dealing with the Data Deluge
edited by Todd K. Moon, and Rodrigo de Lamare
submission deadline 31 May 2022 | 2 articles | Viewed by 1621
(This special issue belongs to the Section Signal and Data Analysis)
Types of Entropies and Divergences with Their Applications
edited by Nicusor Minculete and
submission deadline 31 May 2022 | 4 articles | Viewed by 3362
Keywords: Shannon entropy; Ré nyi entropy; generalized entropies; Tsallis divergence; Ré nyi divergence; Kullback– Leibler divergence; Jeffreys– Tsallis divergence; Jensen– Shannon– Tsallis divergence; Csiszá r f-divergence
(This special issue belongs to the Section Multidisciplinary Applications)
Quantum Information in Quantum Gravity
edited by Charis Anastopoulos and Ntina Savvidou
submission deadline 31 May 2022 | 4 articles | Viewed by 2848
Keywords: quantum gravity; entanglement; superpositions; decoherence; quantum cosmology; quantum information; black holes
(This special issue belongs to the Section Quantum Information)
Free Energy and Entropy Changes: From Molecular Dynamics Simulations to the Developing Theories of Small Systems
edited by Alessandro Sarracino, and Maciej Maciejczyk
submission deadline 31 May 2022 | 1 articles | Viewed by 1635
Keywords: ensembles; free energy; work; mesoscopic systems; foundations; protein stretching; stochastic thermodynamics; absolute irreversibility; virial; non-equilibrium
(This special issue belongs to the Section Non-equilibrium Phenomena)
Heat-Powered Systems
edited by and
submission deadline 1 Jun 2022 | Viewed by 286
Keywords: heat engines; combined cycles; heat transfer; entropy generation; second law analysis; energy recovery
(This special issue belongs to the Section Thermodynamics)
Computational Imaging and Image Encryption with Entropy
edited by Xiaowei Li, Jian-Zhong Li and Yu Zhao
submission deadline 1 Jun 2022 | 4 articles | Viewed by 2360
(This special issue belongs to the Section Complexity)
Quantum Regularization of Singular Black Hole Solutions
edited by
submission deadline 10 Jun 2022 | 3 articles | Viewed by 3389
Keywords: Manifest covariance; Hamiltonian theory of GR; Covariant quantum gravity; Quantum-modified Einstein field equation; Cosmological constant
(This special issue belongs to the Section Astrophysics, Cosmology, and Black Holes)
Application of Information Theory to Compact Astrophysical Objects
edited by Ilona Bednarek and Jacek Syska
submission deadline 15 Jun 2022 | Viewed by 262
(This special issue belongs to the Section Astrophysics, Cosmology, and Black Holes)
Current Trends in Quantum Phase Transitions
edited by Miguel A. Bastarrachea-Magnani
submission deadline 15 Jun 2022 | 5 articles | Viewed by 3181
Keywords: Quantum phase transitions; Excited-state quantum phase transitions; Dynamical phase transitions; Critical phenomena; Nonequilibrium processes; Phase diagrams; Finite-size effects
(This special issue belongs to the Section Quantum Information)
Thermodynamics and Self-Organization in Living Systems
edited by
submission deadline 15 Jun 2022 | Viewed by 325
Keywords: thermodynamic analysis; bioenergetics; self-organization; thermodynamic coupling; thermodynamic buffering
(This special issue belongs to the Section Thermodynamics)
Phase Transition and Heat-Mass Transfer of Gas Hydrate in Sediment
edited by and
submission deadline 15 Jun 2022 | 3 articles | Viewed by 2022
Keywords: natural gas hydrate; thermodynamics of gas hydrates; phase transition mechansm; heat and mass transfer; multiphase seepage in gas hydrate-bearing sediment; thermal-hydraulic-mechanical (THM) coupling process
(This special issue belongs to the Section Thermodynamics)
Machine Learning Ecosystems: Opportunities and Threats
edited by
submission deadline 20 Jun 2022 | 5 articles | Viewed by 4129
Keywords: machine learning accountability; interpretability; fairness; privacy; data products; data governance; data-driven transformation; data-driven organizations
(This special issue belongs to the Section Complexity)
Zimányi School: Hydrodynamics and Thermodynamics in High Energy Particle and Nuclear Physics
edited by , László P. Csernai, , Fu-Hu Liu and Gabor Kasza
submission deadline 20 Jun 2022 | 7 articles | Viewed by 4724
Keywords: Hydrodynamics in high energy heavy ion; proton-ion and proton-proton collisions; Bose– Einstein correlations; Femtoscopy; Forward (small-x) processes in particle physics; Statistics in high energy heavy ion physics; Multiparticle production and collective phenomena; Properties of chemical and kinetic freeze-outs; Recent news and results from EIC; FAIR; J-PARC; LHC; NICA and RHIC
(This special issue belongs to the Section Multidisciplinary Applications)
Spatiotemporal Prediction and Simulation Methods at the Nexus of Statistical Physics, Spatial Statistics and Machine Learning submission deadline 20 Jun 2022 | 2 articles | Viewed by 1101
Keywords: complex space– time processes; non-gaussian; nonlinear dependence; big space– time data; statistical learning; deep learning neural networks; geostatistics; space– time correlations; applications of statistical physics to space-time prediction; climate change; entropy-based methods of causality analysis; space– time connectivity of complex systems
(This special issue belongs to the Section Statistical Physics)
Entropy in Computational Fluid Dynamics III
edited by and
submission deadline 20 Jun 2022 | 6 articles | Viewed by 4343
Keywords: Entropy and turbulent flows; Entropy generation in heat/mass transfer processes; Entropy generation in multiphase flows; Modeling and calculation of the entropy generation with high accuracy; Optimization with the second law of thermodynamics; Skin friction reduction and heat transfer enhancement; Optimization of gas turbines with the second law of thermodynamics; Entropy generation in biological and physiological flows; Entropy generation in nano- and micro-fluid flows; Entropy generation and transportation of aerosol particles
(This special issue belongs to the Section Thermodynamics)
Applications of Information Theory in Statistics
edited by
submission deadline 20 Jun 2022 | 5 articles | Viewed by 3399
Keywords: estimation and testing; information theory; statistics; applications; Fisher information
(This special issue belongs to the Section Information Theory, Probability and Statistics)
Non-equilibrium Phase Transitions
edited by Carlos E. Fiore and Silvio C. Ferreira
submission deadline 20 Jun 2022 | 2 articles | Viewed by 1676
Keywords: Nonequilibrium phase transitions; Absorbing-state phase transitions; Disordered systems; Spreading of COVID-19 pandemics
(This special issue belongs to the Section Non-equilibrium Phenomena)
Quantum Information and Quantum Simulation
edited by
submission deadline 21 Jun 2022 | Viewed by 358
(This special issue belongs to the Section Quantum Information)
Theoretical Physics and Quantum Information
edited by
submission deadline 21 Jun 2022 | Viewed by 90
Keywords: quantum information; theoretical physics; quantum entropy; quantum computing; quantum machine learning; black hole physics; quantum error correction; quantum decoherence
(This special issue belongs to the Section Quantum Information)
Thermal Analysis of Materials submission deadline 21 Jun 2022 | 3 articles | Viewed by 2967
Keywords: temperature; polymer; material sample; material properties; thermal
(This special issue belongs to the Section Thermodynamics)
Vapor–Liquid Equilibrium and Chemical Thermodynamics submission deadline 22 Jun 2022 | Viewed by 370
(This special issue belongs to the Section Thermodynamics)
Networks and Systems in Bioinformatics
edited by
submission deadline 24 Jun 2022 | 5 articles | Viewed by 3918
Keywords: bioinformatics; biological networks; systems biology; network modelling; complex systems; dynamic systems
(This special issue belongs to the Section Entropy and Biology)
Distance in Information and Statistical Physics III
edited by
submission deadline 25 Jun 2022 | 5 articles | Viewed by 3728
Keywords: relative entropies; Kullback– Leibler divergence; Jensen– Shannon divergence; f-divergence; fisher information; information geometry; Bregman divergence; nonequilibrium processes; states discrimination in quantum thermodynamics; nonequilibrium statistical mechanics; fluctuation theorems; second law of thermodynamics; irreversibility
(This special issue belongs to the Section Statistical Physics)
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