Re. Can journals monopolize science?

Tom Schneider toms at fcs260c2.ncifcrf.gov
Tue Jun 1 20:29:53 EST 1993


In article <1993May31.013920.9573 at alchemy.chem.utoronto.ca>
mroussel at alchemy.chem.utoronto.ca (Marc Roussel) writes:

| In article <C7urtG.1Cw at ncifcrf.gov> toms at fcsparc6.ncifcrf.gov (Tom Schneider)
| writes:
| >Reviewers also don't know basic science these days.  In
| >one case a reviewer didn't know a simple definition of a 'bit' - in this age of
| >computers, no less - and another didn't know the second law of thermo even
| >though they claim to be a physicist!
| [...]
| >ps: the second law is expressed as dS>=dq/T.
| 
|     Actually, that's the Clausius inequality, not the second law :-).
| 
|				Marc R. Roussel
|                                 mroussel at alchemy.chem.utoronto.ca

A bite a bite!  I got a BITe!!  And it's a big one!
YUMMMMMMMMM  Food for thought!!
Followups to bionet.info-theory...  :-)  (oh boy, where's my frying pan???)

  Tom Schneider
  National Cancer Institute
  Laboratory of Mathematical Biology
  Frederick, Maryland  21702-1201
  toms at ncifcrf.gov



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