Extending set functions and relations

Mark J. Wierman

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Zadeh's extension principle is applicable to functions defined upon elements of a set. A new extension principle is developed for functions defined upon power sets. Another extension is proposed for relations between sets, such as subsethood. A formal relation connects the two new extension principles. The new extension principles are not a consequences of Zadeh's original.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)91-96
Number of pages6
JournalInternational Journal of General Systems
Issue number1-2
StatePublished - Jan 1 1997

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Control and Systems Engineering
  • Theoretical Computer Science
  • Information Systems
  • Modeling and Simulation
  • Computer Science Applications


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