Concept Lattice and AFS Algebra

  • Lishi Zhang
  • Xiaodong Liu
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 4223)


Formal concept analysis is a field of applied mathematics based on mathematical analysis of concept and conceptual hierarchy,AFS algebra was first proposed and studied by Xiaodong Liu 1998 ( Journal of Mathematical Analysis and Applications, vol. 217, Fuzzy Sets and Systems, vol. 95 )[1,2]. In this paper, we explore the relationships between concept lattices, the AFS algebra, we analyze concept from the point of AFS algebra , We pave a way to explore concept lattice with AFS theory.


Concept Lattice Fuzzy Decision Formal Concept Analysis Conceptual Hierarchy Fuzzy Decision Tree 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Lishi Zhang
    • 1
    • 2
  • Xiaodong Liu
    • 1
  1. 1.Research Center of Information and ControlDalian University of TechnologyDalianP.R. China
  2. 2.School of ScienceDalian Fisheries CollegeDalianP.R. China

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