Fuzzy Set Theory—and Its Applications
Since its inception, the theory of fuzzy sets has advanced in a variety of ways and in many disciplines. Applications of fuzzy technology can be found in artificial intelligence, computer science, control engineering, decision theory, expert systems, logic, management science, operations research, robotics, and others. Theoretical advances have been made in many directions.
The primary goal of Fuzzy Set Theory - and its Applications, Fourth Edition is to provide a textbook for courses in fuzzy set theory, and a book that can be used as an introduction. To balance the character of a textbook with the dynamic nature of this research, many useful references have been added to develop a deeper understanding for the interested reader.
Fuzzy Set Theory - and its Applications, Fourth Edition updates the research agenda with chapters on possibility theory, fuzzy logic and approximate reasoning, expert systems, fuzzy control, fuzzy data analysis, decision making and fuzzy set models in operations research. Chapters have been updated and extended exercises are included.
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Basic SetTheoretic Operations for Fuzzy Sets
Criteria for Selecting Appropriate Aggregation Operators
The Extension Principle and Applications
Special Extended Operations
Applicationoriented Modeling of Uncertainty
Fuzzy Data Bases and Queries
Decision Making in Fuzzy Environments
Applications of Fuzzy Sets in Engineering and Management
Empirical Research in Fuzzy Set Theory
Fuzzy Relations and Fuzzy Graphs
Fuzzy Functions on Fuzzy Sets
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