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Fault-alarm-threshold optimization method based on interval evidence reasoning

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This work was supported in part by National Natural Science Foundation of China (Grant Nos. 61773388, 61751304, 61374138), Postdoctoral Science Foundation of China (Grant No. 2015M570847), Assembly Research Foundation (Grant No. 9140A19030314JB47276), and National Natural Science Funds for Distinguished Young Scholar (Grant No. 61025014).

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Zhou, Z., Liu, T., Hu, G. et al. Fault-alarm-threshold optimization method based on interval evidence reasoning. Sci. China Inf. Sci. 62, 89202 (2019).

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