Modelling uncertain implication rules in evidence theory

  title={Modelling uncertain implication rules in evidence theory},
  author={Alessio Benavoli and Luigi Chisci and Alfonso Farina and Branko Ristic},
  journal={2008 11th International Conference on Information Fusion},
Often knowledge from human experts is expressed in the form of uncertain implication rules, such as ldquoif A then Brdquo with a certain degree of confidence. Therefore, it is important to include such a representation of knowledge into the process of reasoning under uncertainty. Incorporating inference rules based on the material implication of propositional logic into the evidence theory framework (e.g. Dempster-Shafer, Smets, Dezert-Smarandache theory etc.) is conceptually simple, which is… CONTINUE READING