Diagram: Open / Dissipative

Open / Dissipative

A system is considered to be open and dissipative when energy or inputs can be absorbed into the system, and 'waste' discharged. While the system still is considered 'bounded' (interactions are primarily internal), the system nonetheless has a relationship with its external environment.

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