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Fuzzy Sets and Possibility Theory in Reliability Studies of Man Machine Systems

  • B. B. Chaudhuri
  • D. Dutta Majumder


In man-machine control and communication systems, the theory of probability alone is unsuitable for the evaluation of system reliability. The present paper introduces the fuzzy sets and possibility theory for such analysis. The analysis is useful in speech recognition, robotics, medical diagnosis and picture analysis problems.


Reliability Study Possibility Distribution Possibility Theory Handwritten Character English Letter 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1980

Authors and Affiliations

  • B. B. Chaudhuri
    • 1
  • D. Dutta Majumder
    • 1
  1. 1.Electronics and Communication Sciences UnitIndian Statistical InstituteCalcuttaIndia

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