Measuring Uncertainty in Orthopairs

  • Andrea Campagner
  • Davide CiucciEmail author
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 10369)


In many situations information comes in bipolar form. Orthopairs are a simple tool to represent and study this kind of information, where objects are classified in three different classes: positive, negative and boundary. The scope of this work is to introduce some uncertainty measures on orthopairs. Two main cases are investigated: a single orthopair and a collection of orthopairs. Some ideas are taken from neighbouring disciplines, such as fuzzy sets, intuitionistic fuzzy sets, rough sets and possibility theory.


Aggregation Operator Possibility Distribution Disjunctive Normal Form Formal Concept Analysis Approximation Pair 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.DISCo, University of Milano-BicoccaMilanItaly

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