" Neuro-Fuzzy and Soft Computing is a thoroughly up-to-date text with a wealth of information which is well-organized, clearly presented, and illustrated by many examples. It is required reading for anyone who is interested in acquiring a solid background in soft computing -- a partnership of methodologies which play pivotal roles in the conception, design, and application of intelligent systems. "
-- Lotfi A. Zadeh, Professor Emeritus of EECS Department, UC Berkeley
" An examplary fusing of the new technologies of fuzzy sets, neural networks, and genetic algorithms. Neuro-Fuzzy and Soft Computing is a Ten! "
-- Mark J. Wierman, Center for Research in Fuzzy Mathematics and Computer Science, Creighton Univeristy
" Neuro-Fuzzy and Soft Computing, as a mature and extensive coverage of neuro-fuzzy soft computing, demonstrates a paradigm shift in managing complexity, uncertainty and subjectivity. "
-- Irena Nagisetty, Advanced Manufacturing Technology Development, Ford Motor Company
More info about the book
Companion Soft Computing Toolbox (over 200 files) used in the book.
- Foreword by Lotfi Zadeh
- Book website by (by Pearson), including ovewview, features, contents, order info, etc.
- ISBN: 0-13-261066-3
Slides for instructors. These are MS Powerpoint file.
- For MATLAB 8: soft.8.rar
Errata: HTML version or PostScript file (For 1st and 2nd reprint of the book)
- Chapter 2: Fuzzy Sets
- Chapter 3: Fuzzy Rules and Fuzzy Reasoning
- Chapter 7: Derivative-Free Optimization
- My tutorial at the 1996 Asian Fuzzy Systems Symposium. This set of slides contains a lot of material from the book.
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