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Default Knowledge With Partial Matching
Author(s): Ronald R. Yager
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Paper Abstract

We look at the problem of default reasoning. We discuss some of the key issues which arise in nonmonotonic reasoning. In particular, we discuss the essential fixed point nature of nonmonotonic reasoning and the issue of priority. We introduce a modal like operator to help in the representation of default knowledge. This operator allows for the representation of partial matching. In addition, it concerns itself with possibilities based upon the current state of the knowledge. We investigate this operator in binary logic and approximate reasoning.

Paper Details

Date Published: 1 March 1990
PDF: 10 pages
Proc. SPIE 1192, Intelligent Robots and Computer Vision VIII: Algorithms and Techniques, (1 March 1990); doi: 10.1117/12.969775
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Ronald R. Yager, Iona College (United States)

Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 1192:
Intelligent Robots and Computer Vision VIII: Algorithms and Techniques
David P. Casasent, Editor(s)

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