Re: Looking for arguments in discussion around application of fuzzy logic

Anthony Cowden (cowden@sonalysts.com)
Mon, 2 Mar 1998 15:35:02 +0100 (MET)

WSiler wrote:
>
> >I'm looking for information and/or in the specific discussion
> >whether to apply fuzzy logic or control to electrical engineering.
> >
> Very simple. Apply whichever is called for in any particular situation. Each
> has its own advantages and disadvantages. It pays to know something about both;
> see texts on fuzzy control and on conventional control theory. There are quite
> a few available.

Bill:

You've hit on a good point: fuzzy IS a control paradigm, as opposed to
"conventional" control theory. It is not, as the original author
stated, "fuzzy OR control", it is "fuzzy control or conventional
control".

Tony

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