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Abstract
This paper investigates the similarity in performance of designs with equal maximum entropy values. It is expected that equal entropy values should indicate similar network hydraulic performance. Comparable analysis of equal maximum entropy designs has been done in the past based on construction cost and reliability. This paper investigates the similarity as measured by the energy dissipation rates of designs that have equal maximum entropy values. The paper also assesses the effectiveness of the resilience index and surplus power factor as surrogate measures of hydraulic reliability along with statistical entropy.
Original language  English 

Title of host publication  WDSA 2012 
Subtitle of host publication  14th Water Distribution Systems Analysis Conference. 2427 September 2012, Adelaide, Australia 
Pages  375383 
Number of pages  9 
Publication status  Published  Sep 2012 
Event  14th Water Distribution Systems Analysis Conference  Adelaide, Australia Duration: 24 Sep 2012 → 27 Sep 2012 
Conference
Conference  14th Water Distribution Systems Analysis Conference 

Country  Australia 
City  Adelaide 
Period  24/09/12 → 27/09/12 
Keywords
 water distribution networks
 reliability assessment
 statistical entropy
 failure tolerance
 redundancy
 resilience index
 surplus power factor
 network resilience
 surrogate reliability measures
 pressure dependent analysis
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PFMOEA: Penaltyfree feasibility boundaryconvergent multiobjective evolutionary approach for water distribution
Tanyimboh, T.
EPSRC (Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council)
1/10/09 → 31/03/13
Project: Research
Research Output

Multidirectional maximumentropy approach to the evolutionary design optimization of water distribution systems
Saleh, S. H. A. & Tanyimboh, T. T., 30 Apr 2016, In: Water Resources Management. 30, 6, p. 1885–1901 17 p.Research output: Contribution to journal › Article › peerreview
Open AccessFile13 Citations (Scopus)41 Downloads (Pure) 
Pressure dependent network water quality modelling
Seyoum, A. G. & Tanyimboh, T., Jun 2014, In: Proceedings of the ICE  Water Management . 167, 6, p. 342355 14 p.Research output: Contribution to journal › Article › peerreview
Open AccessFile15 Citations (Scopus)296 Downloads (Pure) 
Water distribution network optimisation using maximum entropy under multiple loading patterns
Czajkowska, A. M. & Tanyimboh, T. T., 2013, In: Water Science and Technology: Water Supply. 13, 5, p. 12651271 7 p.Research output: Contribution to journal › Article › peerreview
Open AccessFile7 Citations (Scopus)96 Downloads (Pure)