Some Remarks on the Fuzzy Linguistic Model Based on Discrete Fuzzy Numbers

  • Enrique Herrera-Viedma
  • Juan Vicente Riera
  • Sebastià Massanet
  • Joan Torrens
Part of the Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing book series (AISC, volume 322)


In this article, some possible interpretations of the computational model based on discrete fuzzy numbers are given. In particular, some advantages of this model based on the aggregation process as well as on a greater flexibilization of the linguistic expressions are analysed. Finally, a fuzzy decision making model based on this kind on fuzzy subsets is proposed.


Discrete fuzzy numbers subjective evaluation hesitant fuzzy linguistic term set multicriteria decision making problem 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Enrique Herrera-Viedma
    • 1
  • Juan Vicente Riera
    • 2
  • Sebastià Massanet
    • 2
  • Joan Torrens
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Computer Science and Artificial IntelligenceUniversity of GranadaGranadaSpain
  2. 2.University of Balearic IslandsPalma de MallorcaSpain

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