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S. N. Singh1 and S. B. Tiwari This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.1

1Department of Mathematics & Statistics, Dr. R. M. L. Avadh University, Faizabad-224001 (U.P.), India


Received: July 14, 2011
Accepted: September 10, 2012
Publication Date: March 1, 2013

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Present work deals with the study of queueing system by maximizing the generalized entropy subject to some constraints. Generalized entropy is simply applied to obtain the widest probabilistic model subject only to constraints expressed by mean value as the mean arrival rate, the mean service rate, or the mean number of customers in the system. Some interesting theorems in queueing theory dealing with maximum entropy condition have been proved when the queueing system is in a steady state condition and if the requirements of a birth and death stochastic process are satisfied. Also, some results obtained by Guiasu and Jain can be derived as particular case of the present work.

Keywords: Generalized Entropy, Queueing System, Euler Equation, Exponential Distribution, Information Theory


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