Encyclopedia of Database Systems

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Residuated Lattice

  • Vilém NovákEmail author
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DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4614-8265-9_5009


Structure of truth values


The residuated lattice is a basic algebraic structure accepted as a structure of truth values for fuzzy logic and fuzzy set theory. In general, it is an algebra
$$ \left\langle L,\vee, \wedge, \otimes, \to, 0,1\right\rangle $$
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Institute for Research and Applications of Fuzzy ModelingUniversity of OstravaOstravaCzech Republic