Fuzzy Optimization and Decision Making

, Volume 3, Issue 4, pp 367–374 | Cite as

A Fuzzy Stopping Problem with the Concept

  • Masami Kurano
  • Masami Yasuda
  • Jun-Ichi Nakagami
  • Yuji Yoshida


Stimulated by Zadeh's paper (Journal of Statistical Planning and Inference,2002, 105, 233--264), we will try to consider a perceptive analysis of the optimal stopping problem. In this paper, the fuzzy perception value of the expectation of the optimal stopped reward is characterized and calculated by a new recursive equation. Also, a numerical example described by triangular fuzzy numbers is given.

fuzzy perceptive stopping problem fuzzy random variable fuzzy perception reward optimal stopping time 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Masami Kurano
    • 1
  • Masami Yasuda
    • 2
  • Jun-Ichi Nakagami
    • 2
  • Yuji Yoshida
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of Mathematics, Faculty of EducationChiba UniversityJapan
  2. 2.Department of Mathematics and Informatics, Faculty of ScienceChiba UniversityJapan
  3. 3.Faculty of Economics and Business AdministrationThe University of KitakyushuJapan

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