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By Kevin Warwick (auth.), Robert John, Ralph Birkenhead (eds.)

Soft Computing has come of age. specifically, synthetic Neural Networks, Fuzzy common sense and Evolutionary Computing now play an immense function in lots of domain names the place conventional recommendations were stumbled on in need of. As this quantity confirms, hybrid suggestions that mix multiple of the smooth Computing methods are fairly profitable in lots of areas of difficulty. This quantity includes papers provided on the foreign convention on fresh Advances in gentle Computing 2000 at De Montfort college in Leicester. The contributions conceal either theoretical advancements and useful purposes within the a number of components of sentimental Computing.

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4 * Corresponding author ** Partially supported by DGICYT PB98-0924. R. John et al. 4. A fuzzy relation R : XxX -+ [0,1] is Symmetric if R(x, y) = R(y, x) for all x,y in X. t. a given t-norm T (or a Fuzzy Tpreorder) is a Reflexive and T- Transitive fuzzy relation. t. a given t-norm T (or a Fuzzy T-equivalence Relation) is a Reflexive, Symmetric and T- Transitive fuzzy relation. Fuzzy Equivalence Relations appear under many different names in the literature, depending on the authors and on the chosen t-norm T.

We have just showed that two different kinds of such relations are in fact isomorphic, and thus the same thing from a mathematical point of view. We are confident that the investigation we are addressing will lead to explain the theory of fuzzy T-transitive relations in a more rational and understandable way. References 1. Bodenhofer, U. (1999) Representations and Constructions of Strongly Linear Fuzzy Orderings. In: Proc. 1999 EUSFLAT-ESTYLF Joint Conference 215-218. Palma (Mallorca). 47 2. Boixader, D.

97. 69. 50°C for training and validation data respectively, noted on Figure 3. O°C. 5 Conclusions An approach to the automatic generation of fuzzy rule-based models has been presented. The encoding/decoding procedure that allows the optimisation of the model structure and parameters by genetic algorithm has been described. The learning procedure has been discussed and an enhancement on the mean square error as the search criterion function has been introduced resulting in better convergence. The implementation of the approach has been described and an application example of HV AC modelling based on real system data has been demonstrated.

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