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Author Coupland, S. ♦ John, R. ♦ Hamrawi, H.
Source IEEE Xplore Digital Library
Content type Text
Publisher Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. (IEEE)
File Format PDF
Copyright Year ©2014
Language English
Subject Domain (in DDC) Computer science, information & general works ♦ Special computer methods
Subject Keyword Fuzzy sets ♦ Fuzzy systems ♦ Surface topography ♦ Conferences ♦ Fuzzy logic ♦ Uncertainty ♦ Educational institutions
Abstract This paper presents a new defuzzification algorithm for interval type-2 fuzzy sets. The algorithm exploits the fact that we can treat an interval type-2 fuzzy set as two type-2 fuzzy sets. We suggest in this paper that monotonicity is an important property for defuzzifiers and so we provide a definition of monotonicity for type-2 defuzzifiers based on previous work by Runkler. The research reported here shows that our new operator is monotonic and provides a defuzzified value that lies within the interval computed by the popular Karnik-Mendel algorithm.
Description Author affiliation: Centre for Comput. Intell., De Montfort Univ., Leicester, UK (Coupland, S.) || Univ. of Bhari, Bhari, India (Hamrawi, H.) || Optimisation & Planning Group, Univ. of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK (John, R.)
Educational Role Student ♦ Teacher
Age Range above 22 year
Educational Use Research ♦ Reading
Education Level UG and PG
Learning Resource Type Article
Publisher Date 2014-07-06
Publisher Place China
Rights Holder Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. (IEEE)
e-ISBN 9781479920723
Size (in Bytes) 1.26 MB
Page Count 5
Starting Page 2391
Ending Page 2395


Source: IEEE Xplore Digital Library