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Studies in Fuzziness and Soft Computing

Studies in Fuzziness and Soft Computing
343 Volumes | 1995 - 2021


The series “Studies in Fuzziness and Soft Computing” contains publications on various topics in the area of soft computing, which include fuzzy sets, rough sets, neural networks, evolutionary computation, probabilistic and evidential reasoning, multi-valued logic, and related fields. The publications within “Studies in Fuzziness and Soft Computing” are primarily monographs and edited volumes. They cover significant recent developments in the field, both of a foundational and applicable character. An important feature of the series is its short publication time and world-wide distribution. This permits a rapid and broad dissemination of research results.

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All books published in the series are submitted for consideration in Web of Science.

All books of the series Studies in Fuzziness and Soft Computing

2021 | Book

Fine–Kinney-Based Fuzzy Multi-criteria Occupational Risk Assessment

Approaches, Case Studies and Python Applications

This book presents a number of approaches to Fine–Kinney–based multi-criteria occupational risk-assessment. For each proposed approach, it provides case studies demonstrating their applicability, as well as Python coding, which will enable readers …

2021 | Book

Graphs for the Analysis of Bipolar Fuzzy Information

This monograph discusses decision making methods under bipolar fuzzy graphical models with the aim of overcoming the lack of mathematical approach towards bipolar information—positive and negative. It investigates the properties of bipolar fuzzy …

2020 | Book

Fuzzy Hypergraphs and Related Extensions

This book presents the fundamental and technical concepts of fuzzy hypergraphs and explains their extensions and applications. It discusses applied generalized mathematical models of hypergraphs, including complex, intuitionistic, bipolar, m-polar …

2019 | Book

Uncertainty Data in Interval-Valued Fuzzy Set Theory

Properties, Algorithms and Applications

This book offers an introduction to fuzzy sets theory and their operations, with a special focus on aggregation and negation functions. Particular attention is given to interval-valued fuzzy sets and Atanassov’s intuitionistic fuzzy sets and their …

2018 | Book

Soft Computing Applications for Group Decision-making and Consensus Modeling

This book offers a concise introduction and comprehensive overview of the state of the art in the field of decision-making and consensus modeling, with a special emphasis on fuzzy methods. It consists of a collection of authoritative contributions …

2018 | Book

Soft Computing for Sustainability Science

This book offers a timely snapshot of soft computing methodologies and their applications to various problems related to sustainability, including electric energy consumption; fault diagnosis; vessel fuel consumption; determining the best sites …

2018 | Book

Soft Computing Based Optimization and Decision Models

To Commemorate the 65th Birthday of Professor José Luis "Curro" Verdegay

This book offers a timely snapshot of current soft-computing research and solutions to decision-making and optimization problems, which are ubiquitous in the current social and technological context, addressing fields including logistics …

2018 | Book

Fuzzy Dual Numbers

Theory and Applications

This is the first book focusing exclusively on fuzzy dual numbers. In addition to offering a concise guide to their properties, operations and applications, it discusses some of their advantages with regard to classical fuzzy numbers, and …

2018 | Book

Fuzzy Graph Theory

This book provides a timely overview of fuzzy graph theory, laying the foundation for future applications in a broad range of areas. It introduces readers to fundamental theories, such as Craine’s work on fuzzy interval graphs, fuzzy analogs of …

2018 | Book

Type-2 Fuzzy Logic and Systems

Dedicated to Professor Jerry Mendel for his Pioneering Contribution

This book explores recent perspectives on type-2 fuzzy sets. Written as a tribute to Professor Jerry Mendel for his pioneering works on type-2 fuzzy sets and systems, it covers a wide range of topics, including applications to the Go game, machine …

2018 | Book

Fuzzy Sets-Based Methods and Techniques for Modern Analytics

The book offers a comprehensive, practice-oriented introduction to the field of fuzzy mathematical programming (FMP) as key topic of modern analytics. FMP plays a fundamental role in dealing with a varied range of problems, such as those …

2018 | Book

Fuzzy Graph Theory with Applications to Human Trafficking

This book reports on advanced concepts in fuzzy graph theory, showing a set of tools that can be successfully applied to understanding and modeling illegal human trafficking. Building on the previous book on fuzzy graph by the same authors, which …

2018 | Book

Pairwise Comparison Matrices and their Fuzzy Extension

Multi-criteria Decision Making with a New Fuzzy Approach

This book offers the first comprehensive and critical literature review of fuzzy pairwise comparison methods derived from methods originally developed for crisp pairwise comparison matrices. It proposes new fuzzy extensions of these methods and …

2018 | Book

Recent Developments and the New Direction in Soft-Computing Foundations and Applications

Selected Papers from the 6th World Conference on Soft Computing, May 22-25, 2016, Berkeley, USA

This book is an authoritative collection of contributions in the field of soft-computing. Based on selected works presented at the 6th World Conference on Soft Computing, held on May 22-25, 2016, in Berkeley, USA, it describes new theoretical …

2017 | Book

Flows in Networks Under Fuzzy Conditions

This book offers a comprehensive introduction to fuzzy methods for solving flow tasks in both transportation and networks. It analyzes the problems of minimum cost and maximum flow finding with fuzzy nonzero lower flow bounds, and describes …

2017 | Book

A First Course in Fuzzy Logic, Fuzzy Dynamical Systems, and Biomathematics

Theory and Applications

This book provides an essential introduction to the field of dynamical models. Starting from classical theories such as set theory and probability, it allows readers to draw near to the fuzzy case. On one hand, the book equips readers with a …

2017 | Book

Hesitant Fuzzy Methods for Multiple Criteria Decision Analysis

The book offers a comprehensive introduction to methods for solving multiple criteria decision making and group decision making problems with hesitant fuzzy information. It reports on the authors’ latest research, as well as on others’ research …

2017 | Book

Claudio Moraga: A Passion for Multi-Valued Logic and Soft Computing

The book is an authoritative collection of contributions by leading experts on the topics of fuzzy logic, multi-valued logic and neural network. Originally written as an homage to Claudio Moraga, seen by his colleagues as an example of …

2017 | Book

Granular, Soft and Fuzzy Approaches for Intelligent Systems

Dedicated to Professor Ronald R. Yager

This book offers a comprehensive report on the state-of-the art in the broadly-intended field of “intelligent systems”. After introducing key theoretical issues, it describes a number of promising models for data and system analysis, decision …

2017 | Book

Fuzzy Pictures as Philosophical Problem and Scientific Practice

A Study of Visual Vagueness

This book presents a comprehensive discussion on the characterization of vagueness in pictures. It reports on how the problem of representation of images has been approached in scientific practice, highlighting the role of mathematical methods and …