Possibility Theory and the Risk

  • Irina Georgescu

Part of the Studies in Fuzziness and Soft Computing book series (STUDFUZZ, volume 274)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages 1-11
  2. Irina Georgescu
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  5. Irina Georgescu
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  10. Back Matter
    Pages 1-9

About this book


The book deals with some of the fundamental issues of risk assessment in grid computing environments.

The book describes the development of a hybrid probabilistic and possibilistic model for assessing the success of a computing task in a grid environment


Credibility Theory Fuzzy Sets Grid Computing Mixed Risk Possibilistic Distributions Possibilistic Risk Aversion Possibility Theory Probability Theory Risk Assessment Risk Aversion Zadeh’s Extension Principle

Authors and affiliations

  • Irina Georgescu
    • 1
  1. 1., Department of Economic CyberneticsAcademy of Economic StudiesBucharestRomania

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag GmbH Berlin Heidelberg 2012
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Engineering Engineering (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-24739-2
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-24740-8
  • Series Print ISSN 1434-9922
  • Series Online ISSN 1860-0808
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