Re: Max Min Functions

David A. Fuess (fuess@llnl.gov)
Fri, 2 Aug 1996 15:15:00 +0200


Bruce Postlethwaite <Bruce@ChemEng.strath.ac.uk> wrote:

>E.B.Jones@ncl.ac.uk wrote:
>>Hi,
>> I'm working on a Fuzzy Neural Network and want to use Max Min
>>operations for the AND / OR processes. At the moment I'm using the
>
>My advice is not to bother ! The product and sum operators give much better
>predictive performance than MAX/MIN.
>
>Bruce
>
I agree that other forms are not worth the bother in general. However,
to answer your question, yes there is a contiuous range of MAX/MIN
known as the Generalized Modus Ponens. A number of texts cover the
topic.

Dave