Similarity-Based Reasoning Fuzzy Systems and Universal Approximation

  • Sayantan Mandal
  • Balasubramaniam JayaramEmail author
Conference paper
Part of the Springer Proceedings in Mathematics & Statistics book series (PROMS, volume 91)


In this work, we show that fuzzy inference systems (FIS) based on similarity-based reasoning (SBR), where the modification function is a fuzzy implication, is a universal approximator under suitable conditions on the other components of the fuzzy system.


Similarity-based reasoning Fuzzy implications Universal approximation 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of MathematicsIndian Institute of Technology HyderabadYeddumailaramIndia

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