Possibility theory

Possibility theory is a mathematical theory for dealing with certain types of uncertainty and is an alternative to probability theory. Professor… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
  • Didier Dubois
  • Annals of Mathematics and Artificial Intelligence
  • 2001
There has been a long-lasting misunderstanding in the literature of artificial intelligence and uncertainty modeling, regarding… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
This paper presents a justiication of two qualitative counterparts of the expected utility criterion for decision under… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
New semantics for numerical values given to possibility measures are provided. For epistemic possibilities, the new approach is… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
This short paper relates the conditional object-based and possibility theorybased approaches for reasoning with conditional… (More)
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1997
1997
It is shown that the notion of conditional possibility can be consistently introduced in possibility theory, in very much the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
In classical Constraint Satisfaction Problems (CSPs) knowledge is embedded in a set of hard constraints, each one restricting the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
A counterpart to von Neumann and Morgenstern' expected utility theory is proposed in the framework of possibility theory. The… (More)
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1993
Highly Cited
1993
The problem of converting possibility measures into probability measures has received attention in the past, but not by so many… (More)
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Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
The theory of evidence proposed by G. Shafer is gaining more and more acceptance in the field of artificial intelligence, for the… (More)
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1983
Highly Cited
1983
The arithmetic manipulation of fuzzy numbers or fuzzy intervals is now well understood. Equally important for application… (More)
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