This monograph includes expanded selected papers presented in the "Workshop on the Future Directions of Fuzzy Theory and Systems". It contains many recent developments in the field and provides valuable insights into the future direction and applications of fuzzy theory and systems.
Fuzzy logic and soft computing, L.A. Zadeh; intelligence computing, M. Sugeno; fuzzy knowledge-based systems - reviews and perspectives, K.S. Leung and Y. Leung; mathematical foundation and engineering application, J.-Y. Zhu; fuzzy inference without membership function, C.P. Kwong; a membership function translation approach for evaluating fuzzy systems, Y.-H. Kuo and B.-H. Wei; fuzzy counterpropagation networks, C.-C. Jou; fuzzy controllers make interpolation using fuzzy samples, P.Z. Wang et al; the fuzzy function approximation using polynomial rules, L.-W. Chan; adaptive fuzzy controller with model-following capability, J.T.K. Koo; on fuzzy inference based on a-level sets, H.T. Nguyen and Y. Maeda; neural fuzzy ellipsoidal learning and platoon control, J. Dickerson and B. Kosko.