Chaining syllogism applied to fuzzy IF-THEN rules and rule bases

  • Christian Igel
  • Karl-Heinz Temme
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Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 1226)


This paper presents a new approach to show the validity of the chaining syllogism for fuzzy IF-THEN rules and rule bases. Based on this approach new conditions are given on which the investigated deduction scheme holds.


Fuzzy Rule Rule Base Fuzzy Rule Base Syllogistic Reasoning Deduction Scheme 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Christian Igel
    • 1
  • Karl-Heinz Temme
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Computer Science IUniversity of DortmundDortmundGermany

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