Accession Number : AD0645235

Title :   L-FUZZY SETS,

Corporate Author : CALIFORNIA UNIV BERKELEY DEPT OF MATHEMATICS

Personal Author(s) : Goguen,Joseph A.

Report Date : SEP 1966

Pagination or Media Count : 58

Abstract : The paper develops the machinery of a theory of sets whose boundaries are 'fuzzy'. It applies to situations involving uncertainty or ambiguity which is not statistical in nature, such as pattern classification, and some applications are discussed. Section titles include: L-fuzzy Sets; The Structure of L; Fuzzification; Categories and the Composition of Fuzzy Maps; Relations; Images; Decisions and Mappings between Lattices. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*SET THEORY, UNCERTAINTY), PATTERN RECOGNITION, OPTIMIZATION, FUNCTIONS(MATHEMATICS), DECISION THEORY, MAPPING(TRANSFORMATIONS), MATHEMATICAL LOGIC

Subject Categories : Statistics and Probability

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE