Fuzzy Uncertainty in Random Variable Generation: A Cumulative Membership Function Approach

  • Diana Giseth Pulido-López
  • Mabel García
  • Juan Carlos Figueroa-GarcíaEmail author
Conference paper
Part of the Communications in Computer and Information Science book series (CCIS, volume 742)


This paper presents a method for random variable generation based on the cumulative membership function. The proposed method uses fuzzy numbers and uniformly distributed random numbers to obtain a random variable, mainly used in simulation models.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Diana Giseth Pulido-López
    • 1
  • Mabel García
    • 1
  • Juan Carlos Figueroa-García
    • 1
    Email author
  1. 1.Universidad Distrital Francisco José de CaldasBogotáColombia

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