JAMP  Vol.8 No.1 , January 2020
Uncertainty Estimation of Refrigeration Equipment Using the Information Approach
Abstract: Aims: The purpose of this work is to present the information approach as the only effective tool that allows us to calculate the uncertainty of any result of the study on the use of refrigeration equipment. Methodology: Using the definitions and formulas of information theory and similarity theory, the amount of information contained in a model of refrigeration equipment or process is calculated. This allows us to present formulas for calculating the relative and comparative uncertainties of the model without additional assumptions. Based on these formulas, the value of the inevitable threshold of the accuracy of the representation of the studied construction or process is determined. Results: Theoretically substantiated recommendations are formulated for choosing the most effective methods for analyzing refrigeration equipment are formulated. Conclusion: Having calculated the amount of information contained in the model, we presented practical methods for analyzing data on refrigeration equipment.
Cite this paper: Menin, B. (2020) Uncertainty Estimation of Refrigeration Equipment Using the Information Approach. Journal of Applied Mathematics and Physics, 8, 23-37. doi: 10.4236/jamp.2020.81003.

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