Department of Journalism, Media and Computing

Research Output 1994 2018

2018

Exotic semirings and uncertainty

Wierman, M. J., 2018, Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing. Springer Verlag, Vol. 648. p. 399-409 11 p. (Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing; vol. 648).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Fuzzy set theory
Fuzzy sets
Algebra
Uncertainty
2017

Solving games

Wierman, M. J., Feb 10 2017, 2016 Annual Meeting of the North American Fuzzy Information Processing Society, NAFIPS 2016. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 7851601

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Fuzzy Measure
Game

Zet Theory

Wierman, M. J., Jun 16 2017, (Accepted/In press) In : Intelligent Automation and Soft Computing. p. 1-7 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Fuzzy sets
Set theory
Algebra
Extension Principle
Set Theory
2015

Applying fuzzy mathematics to empirical work in political science

Mordeson, J. N., Clark, T. D. & Wierman, M. J., 2015, In : Studies in Fuzziness and Soft Computing. 325, p. 183-199 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Fuzzy Mathematics
Social Choice
Question Answering
Empirical Analysis
Fuzzy Logic

Osherson, Smith and Elkan

Wierman, M. J., Sep 29 2015, 2015 Annual Meeting of the North American Fuzzy Information Processing Society, NAFIPS 2015. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., Vol. 2015-September. 7284143

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Fuzzy set theory
Fuzzy Set Theory
Neurons
Artificial Neural Network
Neuron
2014
1 Citation (Scopus)

Dempster, shafer, and aggregate uncertainty

Wierman, M. J., 2014, 2014 IEEE Conference on Norbert Wiener in the 21st Century: Driving Technology's Future, 21CW 2014 - Incorporating the Proceedings of the 2014 North American Fuzzy Information Processing Society Conference, NAFIPS 2014, Conference Proceedings. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 6893894

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Upper and Lower Probabilities
Evidence Theory
Uncertainty
Correctness

Explaining variation in state involvement in cyber attacks: A social network approach

Fischer, E. N., Dudding, C. M., Engel, T. J., Reynolds, M. A., Wierman, M. J., Mordeson, J. N. & Clark, T. D., 2014, Social Networks: A Framework of Computational Intelligence. Springer Verlag, Vol. 526. p. 63-74 12 p. (Studies in Computational Intelligence; vol. 526).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Preface

Mordeson, J. N., Wierman, M. J. & Clark, T. D., 2014, Fuzzy Social Choice Theory. Springer Verlag, Vol. 315. (Studies in Fuzziness and Soft Computing; vol. 315).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingForeword/postscript

1 Citation (Scopus)

The global spread of Islamism: An agent-based computer model

Eichman, M. L., Rolfsen, J. A., Wierman, M. J., Mordeson, J. N. & Clark, T. D., 2014, Social Networks: A Framework of Computational Intelligence. Springer Verlag, Vol. 526. p. 407-425 19 p. (Studies in Computational Intelligence; vol. 526).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Teaching
Communication
2013
7 Citations (Scopus)

Linear models in the mathematics of uncertainty

Mordeson, J. N., Wierman, M. J., Clark, T. D., Pham, A. & Redmond, M. A., 2013, Linear Models in the Mathematics of Uncertainty. Vol. 463. (Studies in Computational Intelligence; vol. 463).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Uncertainty
2 Citations (Scopus)

Psychologists: Are they logically fuzzy?

Wierman, M. J., 2013, Proceedings of the 2013 Joint IFSA World Congress and NAFIPS Annual Meeting, IFSA/NAFIPS 2013. p. 854-859 6 p. 6608512

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Fuzzy logic

Syzygy

Wierman, M. J., 2013, On Fuzziness: A Homage to Lotfi A. Zadeh - Volume 2. Vol. 299. p. 755-762 8 p. (Studies in Fuzziness and Soft Computing; vol. 299).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Syzygy
Entropy
Paradox
Electricity
Temperature
2012
1 Citation (Scopus)

A critique of fuzzy rational choice models

Wierman, M. J., Clark, T. D., Mordeson, J. N. & Tastle, W. J., 2012, 2012 Annual Meeting of the North American Fuzzy Information Processing Society, NAFIPS 2012. 6291006

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Choice Models
Axioms
Economics
Choice Function
Rational function
6 Citations (Scopus)

Assessing policy stability in Iraq: A fuzzy approach to modeling preferences

Casey, P. C., Wierman, M. J., Gibilisco, M. B., Mordeson, J. N. & Clark, T. D., Jun 2012, In : Public Choice. 151, 3-4, p. 409-423 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Iraq
EU-presidency
coalition
constitution
legislation
2011

Multi-dimensional dissention

Wierman, M. J. & Tastle, W. J., 2011, 2011 Annual Meeting of the North American Fuzzy Information Processing Society, NAFIPS'2011. 5751928

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Fuzzy logic
Fuzzy Logic
Intuitive
Estimate
2010

A new approach in requirements elicitation analysis

Tastle, W. J., Abdullat, A. & Wierman, M. J., Aug 2010, In : Journal of Emerging Technologies in Web Intelligence. 2, 3, p. 221-231 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Citations (Scopus)

Cloud sets as a measure theoretic basis for fuzzy set theory

Wierman, M. J., 2010, 2010 Annual Meeting of the North American Fuzzy Information Processing Society, NAFIPS'2010. 5548268

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Fuzzy set theory
Fuzzy Set Theory
Fuzzy sets
Set theory
Algebra
2 Citations (Scopus)
Reasoning
4 Citations (Scopus)

Measurement theory and subsethood

Wierman, M. J. & Tastle, W. J., 2010, 2010 Annual Meeting of the North American Fuzzy Information Processing Society, NAFIPS'2010. 5548269

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Measurement theory
Measurement Theory
Fuzzy set theory
Social sciences
Fuzzy Set Theory
2009

Factors contributing to successful democractic consolidation in former communist states: An exploration of solutions to the property ranking issue

Larsen, J. M., Wierman, M. J., Karnik, A., Mordeson, J. N. & Clark, T. D., 2009, NAFIPS 2009 - 2009 Annual Meeting of the North American Fuzzy Information Processing Society. 5156395

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Social sciences
Consolidation
Social Sciences
Ranking
Fuzzy Equality

The square root of not: Geometric, permutation, and matrix representations

Wierman, M. J., 2009, NAFIPS 2009 - 2009 Annual Meeting of the North American Fuzzy Information Processing Society. 5156437

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Permutation Representation
Geometric Representation
Matrix Representation
Square root
Fuzzy Logic

Visualization of mutual fund risk using the consensus theory measure of agreement

Tastle, W. J. & Wierman, M. J., 2009, NAFIPS 2009 - 2009 Annual Meeting of the North American Fuzzy Information Processing Society. 5156450

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Measure Theory
Visualization
Clustering
Graph in graph theory
Demonstrate
2008
2 Citations (Scopus)

Agreement, agreement distributions, and distance

Tastle, W. J. & Wierman, M. J., 2008, 2008 Annual Meeting of the North American Fuzzy Information Processing Society, NAFIPS 2008. 4531271

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Decision making

Applying fuzzy set theory to comparative politics

Clark, T. D., Larson, J. M., Mordeson, J. N., Potter, J. D. & Wierman, M. J., 2008, Applying Fuzzy Mathematics to Formal Models in Comparative Politics. Vol. 225. p. 1-27 27 p. (Studies in Fuzziness and Soft Computing; vol. 225).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Fuzzy set theory
Fuzzy Set Theory
Formal Modeling
Public Policy
Choice Models

Cycling in fuzzy spatial models

Clark, T. D., Larson, J. M., Mordeson, J. N., Potter, J. D. & Wierman, M. J., 2008, Applying Fuzzy Mathematics to Formal Models in Comparative Politics. Vol. 225. p. 169-182 14 p. (Studies in Fuzziness and Soft Computing; vol. 225).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Spatial Model
Cycling
Fuzzy Model
Fuzzy set theory
Multidimensional Model

E-business decision making by agreement

Tastle, W. J. & Wierman, M. J., 2008, In : International Journal of e-Business Research. 4, 4, p. 16-25 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Decision making
Statistics
Internet
Industry
Electronic business

Estimating fuzzy policy preferences

Clark, T. D., Larson, J. M., Mordeson, J. N., Potter, J. D. & Wierman, M. J., 2008, Applying Fuzzy Mathematics to Formal Models in Comparative Politics. Vol. 225. p. 137-168 32 p. (Studies in Fuzziness and Soft Computing; vol. 225).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Spatial Model
Aggregation Operators
Euclidean Distance
Agglomeration
Person
9 Citations (Scopus)

Extension of the portfolio allocation model to surplus majority governments: A fuzzy approach

Clark, T. D., Larson, J. M., Mordeson, J. N. & Wierman, M. J., Mar 2008, In : Public Choice. 134, 3-4, p. 179-199 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

coalition
minority
set theory
political system
Government
5 Citations (Scopus)

Fuzzy geometry

Clark, T. D., Larson, J. M., Mordeson, J. N., Potter, J. D. & Wierman, M. J., 2008, Applying Fuzzy Mathematics to Formal Models in Comparative Politics. Vol. 225. p. 65-80 16 p. (Studies in Fuzziness and Soft Computing; vol. 225).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Geometry
Line
Fuzzy Point
Fuzzy numbers
Polygon

Fuzzy one-dimensional models

Clark, T. D., Larson, J. M., Mordeson, J. N., Potter, J. D. & Wierman, M. J., 2008, Applying Fuzzy Mathematics to Formal Models in Comparative Politics. Vol. 225. p. 81-107 27 p. (Studies in Fuzziness and Soft Computing; vol. 225).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

One-dimensional Model
Fuzzy Model
Farthest Point
Formal Modeling
Multidimensional Model

Fuzzy set theory

Clark, T. D., Larson, J. M., Mordeson, J. N., Potter, J. D. & Wierman, M. J., 2008, Applying Fuzzy Mathematics to Formal Models in Comparative Politics. Vol. 225. p. 29-63 35 p. (Studies in Fuzziness and Soft Computing; vol. 225).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Fuzzy set theory
Fuzzy Set Theory
Fuzzy sets
Fuzzy Sets
Partial

Fuzzy spatial models

Clark, T. D., Larson, J. M., Mordeson, J. N., Potter, J. D. & Wierman, M. J., 2008, Applying Fuzzy Mathematics to Formal Models in Comparative Politics. Vol. 225. p. 109-135 27 p. (Studies in Fuzziness and Soft Computing; vol. 225).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Spatial Model
Cycling
Fuzzy Model
Radial Symmetry
Prediction
1 Citation (Scopus)

Partitions and pignistic distributions in GIT

Wierman, M. J., 2008, 2008 Annual Meeting of the North American Fuzzy Information Processing Society, NAFIPS 2008. 4531316

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Probability distributions
Entropy
Uncertainty
2007

Assessing team performance in information systems projects

Tastle, W. J., Boasson, E. & Wierman, M. J., 2007, In : Unknown Journal. 24

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

information systems
information system
Information systems
frequency distribution
performance
67 Citations (Scopus)

Consensus and dissention: A measure of ordinal dispersion

Tastle, W. J. & Wierman, M. J., Aug 2007, In : International Journal of Approximate Reasoning. 45, 3, p. 531-545 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ordinal Scale
Probability distributions
Measure Data
Entropy
Shannon Entropy

Dissent based K-system analysis

Wierman, M. J. & Tastle, W. J., 2007, NAFIPS 2007: 2007 Annual Meeting of the North American Fuzzy Information Processing Society. p. 262-265 4 p. 4271071

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Entropy
Systems analysis
9 Citations (Scopus)

Using consensus to measure weighted targeted agreement

Tastle, W. J. & Wierman, M. J., 2007, NAFIPS 2007: 2007 Annual Meeting of the North American Fuzzy Information Processing Society. p. 31-35 5 p. 4271029

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

2006
4 Citations (Scopus)

Adjusting the consensus measure to target ordinal scale arguments

Tastle, W. J. & Wierman, M. J., 2006, Annual Conference of the North American Fuzzy Information Processing Society - NAFIPS. p. 403-407 5 p. 4216836

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Acoustic waves
18 Citations (Scopus)

An information theoretic measure for the evaluation of ordinal scale data

Tastle, W. J. & Wierman, M. J., Aug 2006, In : Behavior Research Methods. 38, 3, p. 487-494 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Entropy
Research Personnel
190 Citations (Scopus)

Information entropy, rough entropy and knowledge granulation in incomplete information systems

Liang, J., Shi, Z., Li, D. & Wierman, M. J., Dec 1 2006, In : International Journal of General Systems. 35, 6, p. 641-654 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Incomplete Information System
Granulation
Information Entropy
Rough
Information systems
3 Citations (Scopus)

Placing the dissonance measure in the context of generalized information theory

Wierman, M. J. & Tastle, W. J., 2006, Annual Conference of the North American Fuzzy Information Processing Society - NAFIPS. p. 253-256 4 p. 4216810

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Information theory
2005
5 Citations (Scopus)

A new measure to analyze student performance using the likert scale

Tastle, W. J., Russell, J. & Wierman, M. J., 2005, In : Unknown Journal.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

students
Students
ranking
17 Citations (Scopus)

Consensus and dissention: A new measure of agreement

Tastle, W. J. & Wierman, M. J., 2005, NAFIPS 2005 - 2005 Annual Meeting of the North American Fuzzy Information Processing Society. Vol. 2005. p. 385-388 4 p. 1548566

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Entropy
16 Citations (Scopus)

Consensus and Dissention: Theory and properties

Wierman, M. J. & Tastle, W. J., 2005, NAFIPS 2005 - 2005 Annual Meeting of the North American Fuzzy Information Processing Society. Vol. 2005. p. 75-79 5 p. 1548511

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Random variables
Statistics
2004
1 Citation (Scopus)

Yet another axiomization of fuzzy set theory

Wierman, M. J., 2004, NAFIPS 2004 - Annual Meeting of the North American Fuzzy Information Processing Society: Fuzzy Sets in the Heart of the Canadian Rockies. Dick, S. H., Kurgan, L., Musilek, P., Pedrycz, W. & Reformat, M. (eds.). Vol. 1. p. 265-269 5 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Fuzzy set theory
Fuzzy sets
2003
1 Citation (Scopus)

Additivity, noninteraction, and semirings

Wierman, M. J., 2003, NAFIPS 2003 - 22nd International Conference of the North American Fuzzy Information Processing Society - NAFIPS Proceedings. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., Vol. 2003-January. p. 67-72 6 p. 1226757

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Semiring
Additivity
Product Space
Information Measure
Algebra
17 Citations (Scopus)

Empirical study of defuzzification

Lancaster, S. S. & Wierman, M. J., 2003, NAFIPS 2003 - 22nd International Conference of the North American Fuzzy Information Processing Society - NAFIPS Proceedings. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., Vol. 2003-January. p. 121-126 6 p. 1226767

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Defuzzification
Empirical Study
Centre of gravity
Gravitation
Controllers
2001
9 Citations (Scopus)

Measuring conflict in evidence theory

Wierman, M. J., 2001, Annual Conference of the North American Fuzzy Information Processing Society - NAFIPS. Smith, M. H., Gruver, W. A. & Hall, L. O. (eds.). Vol. 3. p. 1741-1745 5 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Entropy
Uncertainty
4 Citations (Scopus)

Measuring granularity in evidence theory

Wierman, M. J., 2001, In : International Journal of General Systems. 30, 6, p. 649-660 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Evidence Theory
Rough set theory
Granularity
Entropy
Shannon Entropy
1999
2 Citations (Scopus)

Generalized representation and extension

Wierman, M. J., Sep 16 1999, In : Fuzzy Sets and Systems. 106, 3, p. 387-392 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Fuzzy sets
Fuzzy Sets
Abstraction