Catalogue of Artificial Intelligence Techniques
Fuzzy Set Theory
Categories: Knowledge Representation
Author(s): Janet Efstathiou
An extension of conventional set theory in which the grade of membership for an element in a set taking a value anywhere in the range [0,1], instead of 0 or 1 only. Developed as a means of avoiding the complexity in descriptions of subjective or ill-understood processes.
- Mamdani, E.H. and Gaines, B.R., Fuzzy Reasoning and its Applications
, Academic Press, London , 1981.