Bernard De Baets (
Thu, 25 Mar 1999 23:19:08 +0100 (MET)



25-28 May 1999
Budapest, Hungary


Please find below the tentative scientific program of our conference.
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Monday, May 24

17.00 - 20.00 Registration
18.00 - Welcome reception

Tuesday, May 25

8.30 - 10.00 Registration
10.00 - 10.30 Opening session
10.30 - 12.00 Opening lecture L. Zadeh
12.00 - 14.00 Lunch break
14.00 - 16.00 Parallel sessions 25A1, 25A2, 25A3
16.00 - 16.30 Coffee break
16.30 - 18.00 Parallel sessions 25B1, 25B2, 25B3

Wednesday, May 26

8.30 - 10.30 Parallel sessions 26A1, 26A2, 26A3
10.30 - 11.00 Coffee break
11.00 - 12.30 Plenary lecture H.-J. Zimmermann
12.30 - 14.00 Lunch break
14.00 - 16.00 Parallel sessions 26B1, 26B2, 26B3
16.00 - 16.30 Coffee break
16.30 - 18.00 Parallel sessions 26C1, 26C2, 26C3
18.15 - 19.15 EUROFUSE Business Meeting

Thursday, May 27

8.30 - 10.00 Parallel sessions 27A1, 27A2, 27A3
10.00 - 11.00 EURO plenary guest lecture S. Ovchinnikov
11.00 - 11.30 Coffee break
11.30 - 13.00 Parallel sessions 27B1, 27B2, 27B3
13.00 - 14.30 Lunch break
14.30 - 15.30 Parallel plenary lectures:
C. Carlsson (EUROFUSE) and H. Furuta (SIC)
15.30 - 16.00 Coffee break
16.00 - 19.00 Free time
16.00 - 17.00 Business Meeting of the Hungarian Fuzzy Association
19.00 - Conference Banquet (optional)

Friday, May 28

8.30 - 10.00 Parallel sessions 28A1, 28A2, 28A3
10.00 - 11.00 Parallel plenary lectures:
M. Roubens (EUROFUSE) and K. Hirota (SIC)
11.00 - 11.30 Coffee break
11.30 - 13.00 Parallel sessions 28B1, 28B2, 28B3
13.00 - 14.30 Lunch break
14.30 - 16.30 Parallel sessions 28C1, 28C2, 28C3
16.30 - 17.00 Closing session
18.00 - 20.00 Boat cruise on the Danube (optional)

Saturday, May 29

Excursion (optional)

Opening Lecture: L. Zadeh
Chair: L.T. Koczy

>From Computing with Numbers to Computing with Words - From
Manipulation of Measurements to Manipulation of Perceptions

Session 25A1: Uncertainty Modelling
Chair: H. Rommelfanger

Central Tendency Measures for Random Sets
I. Couso, S. Montes, P. Gil

On the Use of Shapley's Index for Possibility/Probability Transformation
O. Mourad

Fuzzy Approximation of Stochastic Petri Nets
S. Hennequin, D. Lefebvre, A. El Moudni

Uncertainty in Nonlinear Systems
O. Takacs, A. Varkonyi-Koczy

Session 25A2: Logical Representation of the Choquet Integral
Chair & organization: D. Radojevic

The Logical Representation of Discrete Fuzzy Choquet Integral
D. Radojevic

Discriminant Analysis Based on Logical Representation of Choquet Integral
D. Radenovic, G. Dimic, D. Radojevic

Multi-Attribute Decision Analysis Based on the Logical
Representation of Discrete Fuzzy Choquet Integral
D. Letic, D. Radojevic

Identification of a Nonmonotone Measure by Choquet Integral
G.P. Vukovic, M.S. Stankovic

Session 25A3: Genetic and Evolutionary Approaches
Chair: T. Gedeon

Design of Fuzzy Controller for Robot Motion by Use of Genetic
Algorithm and Local Fuzzy Modelling
O.V. Popovici, G. Vachkov, T. Fukuda

A Multi-Operator Self-Tuning Genetic Algorithms
C.-C. Hsu, S.-I. Yamada, H. Fujikawa

Parallel Evolution of Cascade Structures
T.D. Gedeon, X. Yao, N.K. Treadgold, Y. Liu

Optimal Allocation of Theme Park Using Genetic Algorithm and Artificial
H. Furuta, Y. Gotoh

Evolutionary Optimisation of Optical Thin Film Design
D.G. Li, A.C. Watson

Session 25B1: Operations Research
Chair: J. Ramik

Generalized Concavity Based on the Triangular norm and its Use
in Fuzzy Optimization
J. Ramik, M. Vlach

Fuzzy Flow Shop Sequencing Problem - a Possibility Approach
S. Chanas, A. Kasperski, D. Kuchta

Interacting Hubs Location with Fuzzy Customers
E. Trauwaert

Session 25B2: Various Algebras
Chair & organization: E. Pap

On a Type of MV Algebras
B. Riecan

States on Effect Algebras with the Riesz Decomposition Property and
AF C *-algebras
S. Pulmannova

Observables, Measures and Atomic Dedekind *-Complete BCK-algebras
A. Dvurecenskij, F. Chovanec, E. Rybarikova

Session 25B3: Fuzzy Sets in Environmental Modelling
Chair: L. Duckstein

Fuzzy Rule-Based Prediction of Droughts
R. Pongracz, I. Bogardi, L. Duckstein

Fuzzy Outranking for Environmental Assessment as an Approach for
the Identification of Best Available Techniques (BAT)
J. Geldermann, O. Rentz

Application of Fuzzy Sets for Optimal Water Quality Management
M. Parameswaran, T.M. Heidtke, Y.L. Huang

Session 26A1: Aggregation of Fuzzy Preferences
Chair & organization: P. Perny

About a General Model for the Aggregation of Preferences into an
Ordinal Valued Relation
D. Bouyssou, M. Pirlot

K-difference Majorities Characterized by Quasi-Arithmetic Means
J.-L. Garcia-Lapresta, B. Llamazares

Axiomatic Characterisation of Some Ordinal Choice Procedures
P. Fortemps, M. Pirlot

About the Choquet Integral as an Aggregator in the Framework of MCDA with
Interacting Criteria
J.-L. Marichal, M. Roubens

Session 26A2: Similarity-based Approximate Reasoning
Chair & organization: F. Esteva and P. Garcia

Analogy and Fuzzy Interpolation in the Case of Sparse Rules
B. Bouchon-Meunier, J. Delechamp, C. Marsala, N. Mellouli,
M. Rifqi, L. Zerrouki

On the Construction of M-Transitive Relations
J. Jacas, J. Recasens, D. Boixader

Similarity Logic and Similarity PROLOG
G. Gerla

A Fuzzy Rules, Neural Networks and Similarity-Based System for Approximate
J.L. Castro, C.J. Mantas

On Fuzzy Closure Operators and Similarity-Based Consequence Relations
R.O. Rodriguez, F. Esteva, P. Garcia, L. Godo

Session 26A3: Control Applications
Chair: K. Hirota

Reduction in a Fuzzy Controlled AGV Steering System
C.-T. Yang, P. Baranyi, Y. Yam, Sz. Kovacs

Reformulation of the Organizing Supervisory Controller Via
Parameterized Fuzzy Petri Nets
G.M. Dimirovski, Z.M. Gacovski

The Mathematical Model of Tanks Servomechanism with Additional Feedback
K.M. Paplinski

Generalized Mamdani-Type Fuzzy Controllers
M. Takacs, I.J. Rudas, O. Kaynak

Plenary lecture: H.-J. Zimmermann
Chair: B. De Baets

Operations Research versus Soft Computing

Session 26B1: Computing With Words - Issues and Models
Chair & organization: F. Herrera

A Linguistic Information Process in a Distributed Intelligent
Agent Model for Information Gathering on the Internet
M. Delgado, F. Herrera, E. Herrera-Viedma, M.J. Martin-Bautista,
M.A. Vila

A Fuzzy Linguistic Representation Model Based on a Symbolic Translation
F. Herrera, L. Martinez

Optimization under Fuzzy Rule Constraints
C. Carlsson, R. Fuller, S. Giove

Linguistic Aggregation in Non-Unified Domains
V. Torra

Session 26B2: Generalized Fuzzy Measures
Chair & organization: E. Pap

Application of Pseudo-analysis in Decision Processes
E. Pap

Limits of g-convolutions
E. Pap, I. Stajner

The Law of Large Numbers in Representation of Uncertainty
E. Pap, T. Grbic

The Pseudo-probability, Central Limit Theorems and the Law of Large Numbers
N. Ralevic

Session 26B3: Applications of Fuzzy Logic
Chair: E.-P. Klement

Fuzzy Signatures
L.T. Koczy, T. Vamos, Gy. Biro

Fuzzy Evaluation of Relational Operators in Boolean Nets
J.A.B. Tome

Fuzzy Logic Applied to Optimise the Work Performance of Hydraulic Backhoe
A. Szalek, J. Szlagowski

A Fuzzy Legal Case-Based Reasoning System for the CISG
K. Hirota, H. Yoshino, Q.M. Xu

Session 26C1: Aggregation Operators
Chair & organization: A. Kolesarova and M. Kalina

Weighted Sums of OWA Operators
T. Calvo, B. De Baets, R. Mesiar

Comparison of Quasi-Arithmetic Means
A. Kolesarova

Balance Operator: A New Vision on Aggregation Operators
M. Detyniecki, B. Bouchon-Meunier, R.R. Yager

Session 26C2: Fuzzy Preference Modelling
Chair: M. Roubens

On the Fuzzification of Semiorders
A. Bufardi

A Possible Extension of the Savage Expected Utility Theorem: The Use of
Correspondences and Fuzzy Composite Preferences
E. Haven

Conditional Composite Fuzzy Preferences within an Extended
Savage Expected Utility Model: An Application on Optimal Wealth
E. Haven

Session 26C3: Decision Making
Chair: M. Grabisch

Multicriteria Decision Making with Vague Input Data - A Fuzzy Logic
H.J. Rommelfanger

Fuzzy Dominance as Basis for Rough Approximations
S. Greco, B. Matarazzo, R. Slowinski

Using Fuzzy Linear Programming in Decision Support Systems
J.L. Verdegay.

Session 27A1: Fuzzy Decision Making
Chair: R. Fuller

Decision Making in an Intuitionistic Fuzzy Environment
E. Szmidt, J. Kacprzyk

A Fuzzy Decision Making Model Applied to the Choice of the
Therapy in the Case of Symptoms not Disappearing after the Treatment
E. Rakus-Andersson

Mortgage Bank Management Decision-Making in Uncertainty
D. Bauerova

Session 27A2: Fuzzy Mathematics I
Chair: M. Wygralak

On the Differentiability of Fuzzy-Valued Mappings
L.J. Rodriguez Muniz, M. Lopez Diaz

Fuzzy and Fibred Projective Geometries: An Overview
L. Kuijken

Scalar Cardinalities of Fuzzy Sets with Triangular Norms and Conorms
M. Wygralak

Session 27A3: Modelling Time and Causality
Chair: I. Rudas

On Some Approach to Flow Shop Sequencing Problem with Fuzzy Processing Times
S. Chanas, A. Kasperski

A Fuzzy Stopping Model in Dynamic Fuzzy Systems
Y. Yoshida

Fuzzy Mechanisms for Causal Relations
J.P. Carvalho, J.A.B. Tome

EURO Plenary guest lecture: S. Ovchinnikov
Chair: J. Fodor

Token Theory

Session 27B1: Fuzzy Connectives
Chair: T. Calvo

J. Dombi

Fixed Point Properties of Fuzzy Negations
M. Wagenknecht, I. Batyrshin

Selfconjugate Fuzzy Implications
J. Drewniak

Session 27B2: Divergence Measures
Chair: B. Riecan

Probabilistic Divergence
P. Miranda, E. Torres, P. Gil

Relations Among Divergence Measures and Fuzzy Measures
E. Torres, P. Miranda, P. Gil

Fuzziness Measures from Divergences
S. Montes, I. Couso, C. Bertoluzza

Session 27B3: Soft Computing
Chair: M. Kovacs

Soft Computing in Intelligent Transport Systems (Survey)
L. Muresan, P. Baranyi, P. Varlaki, L.T. Koczy

Constructive and Destructive Approach to Neuro-Fuzzy Systems
D. Rutkowska, R. Nowicki

Application of Fuzzy Cognitive Map Adaptive Inference System (FCMAdIS) in
Management of Carpet Exports
R. Saini, P.K. Saxena, P.K. Kalra

EUROFUSE Plenary lecture: C. Carlsson
Chair: B. De Baets

Fuzzy MCDM: Better Decisions or More Algorithms

SIC Plenary lecture: H. Furuta
Chair: L.T. Koczy

Applications of Genetic Algorithms and Artificial Life in Engineering

Session 28A1: Applications of Dempster-Shafer Theory
Chair: J. Dombi

Dempster-Shafer Theory and Basic Probability Assignment in Diagnosis Support
E. Straszecka, J. Straszecka

A Multiobjective Linear Programming Algorithm Based on the Dempster-Shafer
Composition Rule
Sz. Csikai, M. Kovacs

Evaluation Functions of Choice Functions
A. Beni, Sz. Csikai, M. Fazekas

Session 28A2: Triangular Norms
Chair & organization: A. Kolesarova and M. Kalina

A Note to the Constructions of T-Norms Based on the Limit T-Norms
S. Smutna

Additive Generators of Triangular Norms with an Infinite Set of
Discontinuity Points
P. Vicenik

Left-continuous T-Norms Having Strong Induced Negations: I. Their Geometry
S. Jenei

Left-continuous T-Norms Having Strong Induced Negations:
II. Decomposition, Construction, Structure.
An Infinite Number of New Families of Connectives
S. Jenei

Session 28A3: Fuzzy Sets for Analytical Purposes
Chair: K. Furuta

An Application of Fuzzy Logic to Domain Analysis
I. Diaz, M. Velasco, J.M. Molina

Fuzzy Sets in Conflict Analysis
Z.A. Sosnowski

Fuzzy Robustness Analysis
L.F. Legey Loureiro

EUROFUSE Plenary lecture: M. Roubens
Chair: J. Fodor

Consensus with Non-Additive Measures in the Framework of MCDA

SIC Plenary lecture: K. Hirota
Chair: L.T.Koczy

Industrial Applications of Fuzzy Logic

Session 28B1: Data Mining
Chair: J.L. Verdegay

Data Mining via Rough Sets and Fuzzy Sets of a Controlled
Vocabulary for Information Retrieval
P. Srinivasan, D.H. Kraft

Qualitative Object Description: Initial Reports of the Exploration of
the Frontier
I.S. Zwir, E.H. Ruspini

Generation of Objects and Decision Rules on the Basis of Genetic
A. Takahashi, A. Borisov

Session 28B2: Fuzzy Mathematics II
Chair & organization: A. Kolesarova and M. Kalina

Uniform Convergence of Fuzzy Real Functions
V. Janis

Conditioning within Fuzzy Sets
M. Kalina, O. Nanasiova

Fuzzy Resolution with Residuation of Material Implication
D. Smutna, P. Vojtas

Session 28B3: Similarity Relations
Chair: E. Ruspini

Adding Similarity to Fuzzy Orderings
U. Bodenhofer

Novel Algorithms for the Computation of T-Transitive Closures
and Openings of Proximity Relations
H. Naessens, H. De Meyer, B. De Baets

Relationship Between *-Pseudometrics and Fuzzy *-Partitions /
S. Montes, I. Couso, P. Gil

An Application of Fuzzy Sets Theory for Inducing Transitivity in
Cluster Analysis
A. Aguilar Vazquez, C.J. Romero Cortes

Session 28C1: Multiagent and Multicriteria Decision Making
Chair & organization: R. Marques Pereira

Aggregation of Ordinal Information
M. Grabisch, T. Roblin

Continuous Aggregation of Fuzzy Preference Structures
J. Fodor

Preference Graph and Consistency in AHP
M.T. Lamata, J.I. Pelaez

On Non-Monotonic Aggregation: Mixture Operators
R.A. Marques Pereira, G. Pasi

Session 28C2: Fuzzy Sets and Statistics
Chair & organization: M. Gil

Statistical Inferences on the S-mean Squared
Dispersion of a Fuzzy Random Variable
M.A. Lubiano, M.C. Alonso, M.A. Gil

Linear Regression with Random Fuzzy Data
W. Naether

A d-Strong Law of Large Numbers for Fuzzy Random Variables
R. Korner, A. Colubi

The Structure of Fuzzy Measure Families Induced by Upper and
Lower Probabilities
A.G. Bronevich, A.N. Karkischenko

Session 28C3: Fuzzy Interpolation
Chair: L. T. Koczy

Similarity Based System Reconfiguration by Fuzzy Classification
and Interpolate Fuzzy Reasoning
Sz. Kovacs

Comparison of Fuzzy Interpolation Techniques
S. Mizik, P. Baranyi, P. Korondi, L.T. Koczy

On the Preservation of Piecewise Linearity of a Modified Rule
Interpolation Approach
D. Tikk, P. Baranyi, Y. Yam, L.T. Kóczy

Function Approximation by Tuning Generalized Connectives
I. Batyrshin, A. Bikbulatov, O. Kaynak, I.J. Rudas

Interpolation Technique between Crisp Control Values from Look-Up
Decision Tables
L. Mastacan, J. Olah

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