Quest on New Applications for Dempster-Shafer Theory: Risk Analysis in Project Profitability Calculus

  • Mieczyslaw A. Klopotek
  • Slawomir T. Wierzchon
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Part of the Advances in Intelligent and Soft Computing book series (AINSC, volume 16)


This paper is concerned with seeking new applications for the Dempster-Shafer Theory that are by their nature better suited to the axiomatic framework of this theory. In particular, wafer processing on a integrated circuits production line, chemical product quality evaluation etc. are considered. Some extensions to basic DST formalism are envisaged.


Decision Variable Belief Function Bayesian Decision Quality Lattice Wafer Processing 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Mieczyslaw A. Klopotek
    • 1
    • 2
  • Slawomir T. Wierzchon
    • 1
    • 3
  1. 1.Institute of Computer SciencePolish Academy of SciencesWarsawPoland
  2. 2.Institute of Computer ScienceUniversity of PodlasieSiedlcePoland
  3. 3.Department of Computer ScienceBialystok University of TechnologyBialystokPoland

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