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The International Journal of Approximate Reasoning is dedicated to the dissemination of research results from the field of approximate reasoning and its applications, with emphasis on the design and implementation of intelligent systems for scientific and engineering applications. Approximate reasoning is computational modeling of any part of the process used by humans to reason about natural phenomena. The journal welcomes archival research papers, surveys, short notes and communications, and book reviews. Current areas of interest include, but are not limited to, applications and/or theories pertaining to computer vision, engineering and expert systems, fuzzy logic and control, information retieval and database design, machine learning, neurocomputing, pattern recognition, and robotics.
Piero P. Bonissone
Corporate Research and Development
|Wyllis Bandler, Florida State University||Marc Roubens, Faculte Polytecnique de Mons|
|James C. Bezdek, University of West Florida||Prakash Shenoy, University of Kansas|
|Gautam Biswas, Vanderbilt University||Enrique Ruspini, SRI International|
|Bruce D'Ambrosio, Oregon State University||P.H. Smets, Universite Libre de Bruxelles|
|James Keller, University of Missouri||Enric Trillas, Universidad Politecnica de Barcelona|
|Tod Levitt, Stanford University||I.B. Turksen, University of Toronto|
|Hung T. Nguyen, New Mexico State University||Marco Valtorta, University of South Carolina|
|Nikhil R. Pal, Indian Statistical Institute||Maria Zemankova, National Science Foundation|
|Helen Rasiowa, Uniwersytet Warszawski|
|Didier Dubois, Universite Paul Sabatier||Michio Sugeno, Tokyo Institute of Technology|
|George Klir, SUNY, Binghamton||R.R. Yager, Iona College|
|Sankar K. Pal, Indian Statistical Institute||Takeshi Yamakawa, Kyushu Institute of Technology|
|Henri Prade, Universaite Paul Sabatier||Lotfi Zadeh, University of California at Berkeley|
|Glenn Shafer, University of Kansas||Hans Zimmermann, Institute for Operations Research|
James C. Bezdek, University of West Florida
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